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Moscow Symphony Orchestra

The Moscow Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1989 and has become one of the leading orchestras in Moscow today. It is the first independent orchestra in Russia established with private resources without state support. Since its inception, the orchestra has become an active participant in the musical life of Moscow. The Orchestra has performed under famous Russian and foreign conductors: Vladimir Ziva, Arnold Katz, Sergey Stadler, I. Golovchin among them, and with outstanding soloists such as Yuri Bashmet, Victor Tretiakov, Vadim Repin, Alexander Knyazev and Alexander Rudin.

The Moscow Symphony Orchestra is well known in Russia and abroad. The Orchestra has successfully toured in United States, Japan, South Korea and Western Europe.

Lighthouse financially supports the Moscow Symphony Orchestra. More information about the Orchestra can be found on its website: http://www.moscowsymphony.ru/en

The Center of Curative Pedagogics

The Center for Curative Pedagogics (CCP) was founded in Moscow in 1989 by a group of specialists and parents as a public charitable organization for helping handicapped children. Due to their severe condition, no other institution would treat them. The Center became one of the first non-governmental organizations in Russia to help special-needs children to develop and adapt themselves to life. CCP pioneered several advanced schemes for handicapped children, e.g. founded the first in Russia integrative kindergartens and a school.

Lighthouse financially supports the Center of Curative Pedagogics in Moscow. Also, members of our team regularly visit the Center to lend a hand for a number of hours. Please find here the website of CCP.

On April 21st 2011 the UN Secretary, Ban Ki-moon, visited the Children's Physical Rehabilitation Centre in Moscow.

Find out more about the Center of Curative Pedagogics

Please find here the latest annual report.

Rotterdam Running Ambassadors

The Rotterdam Running Ambassadors (RRA) is a business club for senior executives, doctors, managers and entrepreneurs from theRotterdamarea. Besides encouraging economic relations during their international trips, the common denominator for the business men and women is running marathons. This year the wide and long cooperation between the Netherlands and Russia is the reason for the RRA to participate in the Moscow marathon on 15 September 2013. The visit to Moscow will not only involve the participation in the marathon, but also the promotion of Rotterdam as a trading city in a business program. Latest press release.

Please find more information about RRA on their website.