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by Tigran Khachatryan
The Elen inclusive recreation center (Stepanavan, Armenia) renovated by VTB Bank (Armenia) closed its summer camp season on August 25. The press service of VTB Bank (Armenia) has told ArmInfo that during the Inclusive Summer Camp 2013 Armenian showbiz representatives Nazeni Hovhannisyan, Erik Karapetyan, Sofi Mkheyan, Avet Barseghyan and others visited the children with disabilities. The guests enjoyed the children's performances and gave them gifts.
Yuri Gusev, Director General of VTB Bank (Armenia), employees of the Bank, as well as representatives of Liarzhek Kyank (Full Life) Union of Disabled NGO and the mass media attended the closing of the camp.
"It is always topical to help children, and material assistance to the physically challenged children is not the only help these children need. They also need psychological help and a common human attitude. We hope the children spent their summer vacation well and that they are ready to start the new school year with new enthusiasm", said Yuri Gusev, Director General of VTB Bank (Armenia).
"Thanks to the efforts of VTB Bank (Armenia), the number of children spending their vacation at the Elen recreation center is growing with every passing year. This year the camp season is already over and we are grateful to all the guests who have fulfilled the children's wish - they have come and got acquainted with the children", said Suren Maghakyan, President of Liarzhek Kyank NGO.
To note, Liarzhek Kyank NGO has been holding a summer camp for disabled children for 4 years. The children come from different towns of Armenia.
VTB Bank (Armenia) CJSC is the 100% subsidiary of VTB Bank OJSC (Russia). It has the largest branch network in Armenia - 67 branches (including 2 mini-branches).