Over 40 volunteers received thank you letters.
An award ceremony for volunteers who have helped extinguish forest fires in the republic took place today. During the period of the emergency regime in Karelia, more than a thousand volunteers helped put out the fires.
The volunteers participated in the delivery of drinking water and food to the extinguishing sites, brought specialized clothing and protective equipment, helped the firefighters to fight against the fires near the towns.
Among those who with great courage and courage took part in saving forests from fires were students of Petrozavodsk State University.
On the basis of “Boiling Point Petrozavodsk”, a voluntary assistance center for Karelian firefighters was established, a team of volunteers of 70 inhabitants of the regions of Karelia, Arkhangelsk, Leningrad and Ryazan was formed. Four volunteers worked at the Fire Brigade Volunteer Center every day. They received and sent help, answered calls and managed volunteers.
Thank you to everyone who made donations to purchase materials, food and protective gear. We thank “Boiling Point” for the platform provided. PetrSU Student Union Committee for help with organizing and sending cars to districts,
– thanked the representatives of the Karelia Fire Assistance Center.
Earlier we wrote about our students who were volunteers.