In Nikolaev started the First city competition "Philanthropist of Year 2008". Competition is held under the auspices of National competition and with support of executive committee of the Nikolaev city council.
The purpose of competition is charity promoting. Public recognition of representatives of the Nikolaev society for carrying out and support of the charity directed on the solution of actual public problems becomes result of competition.
Natural and legal entities who provided one - or the repeated charitable help for the solution of public problems or realization of actions for the purpose of the solution of public problems in Nikolaev can take part in competition. Candidates on participation in competition can give public organizations, charity foundations, institutions of education, culture and health care, any recipients of the charitable help and philanthropists.
Definition of winners of competition carries out competition Jury which part the celebrated personalities having considerable authority on local society, leaders of charitable and public organizations and government institutions were.
Winners of competition will be declared not later than December 20, 2008 on the following ten nominations: "The company - large business", "The company - seredny business", "The company - small business", "The natural person - the businessman", "Financial institution", "Initiative group or collective", "The nursery and a youth initiative in charity", "The charitable organization", "The individual - the philanthropist", "Volunteer". Special prizes for publicizing of charity in the nominations are also established: "The social journalist" and "Social mass media".
The main criteria of definition of winners of competition are:
- solution of a specific problem;
- number of people who received the help;
- high-quality changes in life of people which resulted from providing the help;
- duration of the results received owing to providing the charitable help.
The completed demand and additional materials need to be sent till December 15, 2008 to the address the address:54052, Nikolaev, Oktyabrsky Ave., 325/1 (with a mark "On the competition "The Philanthropist of Year 2008 — Nikolaev") and to duplicate e-mail in the address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Detailed information on competition and form of the questionnaire can be downloaded on www.csp.mk.ua.
Consultations and information concerning competition on ph. 63-66-96 (Dmitry Murashko), 55-03-60 (Tatyana Tverdaya) and 47-38-79 (Mikhail Zolotukhin).