Props to EA Russia for helping out those in need with the Dima’s Dream charity! Tony Watkins, CEO from EA Russia was at The Sims 10th Anniversary Party to award the charity with the gigantic check. Credit goes to Sims.miXei.ru for the info!
Company Electronic Arts gave the charity fund “Dima ‘s Dream” 1,500,000 rubles for the construction of homes for teens with developmental
Moscow, Russia – May 19, 2010 – The company Electronic Arts to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the most popular game The Sims ™ decade gave a charity ‘Dima’ s Dream “1.5 million rubles. These funds will be used to build a house for teenagers with developmental. This project is part of the charity program “Town”, which aims – to surround the graduates of the specialized children homes with love and care and help them live a full life in their own home.
Ceremony took place a check on May 18 event on the 10 th anniversary of The Sims. It was attended by Regional Director for Electronic Arts, Tony Watkins, as well as representatives of the Fund “Dima ‘s Dream” – Director of the Fund Sergei Andryushin and deputy director of charitable programs Elena Volodina.
“Support for The Sims ™ fans over the last 10 years helping to make the impossible possible: the virtual world has a real dream – Tony Watkins said. – We contribute to this charitable project that other” special “guys might enjoy this life, filled with daily joys and new experiences. ”
Assistance Fund ‘Dima’ s Dream “also had many Russian celebrities who supported the initiative of Electronic Arts, and expressed a desire to help the project. Among them, the famous artist Nikas Safronov, a well-known photographer Vladimir Glynin, fashion designer, Alisher, a leading stylist Vlad Lisovets, Miss Russia 2003 Viktoria Lopyreva, actor Paul Kabanov, interior designer Helen Teplitskaia and many others. All of them will take part in settling the future of home to make it a really cozy and comfortable. Vladimir Glynin and Vlad Lisovets able to personally attend the gala event, The Sims. Glynin brought a gift to the Foundation – a beautiful photograph, which will adorn the house for a “special” children.
More details about the project can be on site www.simsdream.ru
For more information about the Fund “Dima ‘s Dream” can be found at www.ddfund.ru