Alex Ovechkin and His Parents Make Donation to Orphanage in Russia

Photo: @VorobievAndrey

Today the parents of Alexander Ovechkin, together with the Charity Fund “Source” made a donation to the Saltykovskaya orphanage “Fidget” in Balashikha, Russia.

The orphanage was presented with sports shoes, jackets, balls, an Alex Ovechkin Jersey and other donations. Thanks to the Great 8 and his parents.

Photo: @VorobievAndrey

Governor of the Moscow Region, Andrey Vorobiew, made a statement of thanks to Alex and his parents:  “Thanks to Alexander and his parents – Tatiana Nikolaevna and Mikhail for the good that they give children. We are (now) waiting for the son with the Stanley Cup”.  We couldn’t agree more, Andrey. Well done Alex and Mr. and Mrs. Ovechkin!

Photo: @VorobievAndrey

More photos can be found here:

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Civil Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
This entry was posted in Charity, News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply