Poroshenko told how much the Roshen Corporation was transferred to the charity over three years: “For a country that is at war, this assistance is very important”

Almost a quarter of a million hryvnia Roshen Corporation has transferred to the charity in the period from 2014 to 2016.

This is stated on the official page in Facebook Roshen. President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on his page on the social network noted that this assistance is very important for the country at war, reports “Диалог.UA”.

Poroshenko expressed hope that such activities, which is the norm around the world, will become a good tradition in our country.

The Corporation noted that the funds permanently transferred to the Center of pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery of health Ministry of Ukraine, the hospital “Okhmatdet”, to help the victims in the ATO area. Charitable assistance has been directed on the improvement of cities of Ukraine, in particular, for fountains in Vinnitsa and Kharkov, arrangement of playgrounds and other purposes.

Earlier, we were told that in the Russian city of Lipetsk was decided to close confectionery factory Roshen. In February, all the property of the factory, a Russian court has left under arrest.