Alika Smekhova and Olga Kabo visited with children at the birthplace of Santa Claus


Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза
The actress has visited Velikiy Ustyug with a charitable purpose.

Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза

Olga Kabo and Alika Smekhova

Photo: Instagram

Orphanages of Russia and Armenia could
to visit the Great Ustyug in the framework of the XII International festival of “CHRISTMAS
DREAM.” Charitable Fund “Mission” this year, supported by actress
Olga Kabo, actress and TV presenter Alika Smekhova, model and actress Irina
Dmitrakova, fashion designer Alisa Tolkacheva, the famous collector of Russian
folk costume Glebushkin Sergey, the representative of the Russian Fund of Culture
Olga Butskaya.

“The festival has many facets. Such actions return us to the
stories, regardless of age. The longer children believe in goodness, the easier it is
resilience, after all, in fairy tales good always overcomes evil”,
— says Olga Kabo, who arrived in Veliky Ustyug with his son Victor.

Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза

Irina Dmitrakova, Olga Kabo and Alika Smekhova

Photo: courtesy of the organizers of the event

Alika Smekhova took with him the youngest son of Makar.
The actress believes that it is important to draw attention to the problem of social
abandonment: “And also to explain to prospective parents the responsibility and
the seriousness of the birth of new life! At the festival, children from orphanages get
the knowledge that they can’t get in
the family is due to the fact that parents are unable to perform their duties.”

Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза

Olga Kabo with her son Victor

Photo: courtesy of the organizers of the event

“There is a perception that faith stems from the needs of
man love heart, live your life by ideals of morality, separating them with
other people. The festival “Christmas dream”, the children not only
get to know each other, share experiences and knowledge and strengthen their
faith in God, attend Church, live with the hope that miracles necessarily
happen,” says Irina Dmitrakova.

Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза

Olga Kabo with her son Victor and Alika Smekhova with his son Makar

Photo: Instagram

Guests of the festival got acquainted with the unique traditions
The Russian North, made friends with Santa Claus and his fairy assistants
traveled on the “control magic” and see where he lives
the main wizard of the country, walked along the snow covered Trail tales, check it
colorful fireworks, participated in a torchlight procession. And also visited the temple
Vladimir icon of the Mother of God in the village of bobrovnikovo village.

Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза

Irina Dmitrakova

Photo: courtesy of the organizers of the event

Алика Смехова и Ольга Кабо побывали с детьми на вотчине Деда Мороза

Olga Kabo

Photo: courtesy of the organizers of the event

Traditionally, on the last day of the festival benefactors
gave children “sweet boxes” to each child is managed as long as possible
keep the holiday feeling and take the particle a fabulous mood home.

In Velikiy Ustyug

Photo: courtesy of the organizers of the event

“Festival
“Christmas dream” is a platform for intercultural communication of children from different
parts of our country and abroad. Our festival brings together children with high
creativity, striving for self-realization, gives them the opportunity
to find friends and bringing back the faith in the dream. On the other hand, we want to pass on to the guys knowledge of
cultural heritage of the people that they touched the true values,
learned to see the aesthetic coordinates of the human life. This year
the Fund was joined by many friends, having a various assistance. It filled
festival special meaning and gave the Fund new opportunities,” says Margarita Buriak.