BURABIKE FEST SPORTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019 RECEIVED EVENTIADA IPRA GOLDEN WORLD AWARDS, A PRESTIGIOUS AWARD IN THE FIELD OF COMMUNICATIONS
The largest charitable event in Kazakhstan, annually held by the Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation, took the 2nd place in the Best Voluntary Project nomination
The results of Eventiada IPRA Golden World Awards, the largest award in the field of communications in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, a regional partner of the IPRA GWA award, a global competition held since 1990 by the International Public Relations Association (IPRA), were summed up in Moscow on November 12, 2019.
This year applications were received from 13 countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Croatia and Estonia. Winners in five blocks of nominations, winners of the Grand Prix contest and personal awards were announced at the award ceremony.
By a decision of the expert council, which includes the leading professionals from major international companies, universities, state organizations and the media, the largest charitable event in Kazakhstan, the Burabike Fest 2019, the Sports and Music Festival, took 2nd place in the Best Voluntary Project nomination.
“The VII Burabike Fest 2019, the Sports and Music Festival, has become a truly milestone event,” commented Marat Aitmagambetov, Director of the Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation. “This year the event was distinguished by an extended two-day program and broke records in the number of participants and the amount of charitable fees - 4 thousand persons and 300.2 million Tenge, respectively. We are proud that reputable experts highly praised our project and awarded us Eventiada IPRA Golden World Awards, the prestigious international prize in the field of communications. This is truly a great achievement and professional recognition.”
Burabike Fest Sports and Music Festival is a project that has no analogues in Kazakhstan and the Central Asia region. This year the event took place on August 24 and 25 in the Shchuchinsk-Borovoe resort area on the territory of the Rixos Borovoe hotel. The expanded program included unprofessional bicycle races 35 km and 70 km as well as 10 km bike ride, auctions, one-day Open Air, tennis tournament and concert arranged by the 31 Channel with the participation of Kazakhstan celebrities. For the first time, a tent camp was deployed in the territory of the Hotel, which brought the Burabike Fest 2019 closer to the format of the largest international open air festivals. The collected funds (registration fees of participants, proceeds from charitable auctions, contributions from benefactors and sponsors, proceeds from sale of branded sport outfit) are traditionally used to equip children’s hospitals, clinics and maternity hospitals with vital medical equipment in the regions of Kazakhstan. The beneficiaries of Burabike 2019 were Ana men Bala, the Regional Perinatal Center in Kyzylorda, the Yessil Central District Hospital (Akmola region), the Kyzylzhar District Hospital in Bishkul village (North Kazakhstan region), the Zhangaly District Hospital (West Kazakhstan region), the Almaty Regional Hospital of Taldykorgan, the District Hospital of Shelek village (Almaty region), Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics (Nur-Sultan), Center of psychological and pedagogical correction “Autism. One World for All”, Petropavlovsk (North-Kazakhstan region).
Eventiada IPRA Golden World Awards is the largest award in the field of communications in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It started with submission of applications for EVENTIADA, the All-Russian Student Competition of Event-Projects, in 2011. Since 2017, Eventiada has been the regional stage of the IPRA GWA Award, a global award held since 1990 by the International Public Relations Association (IPRA).
The Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation jointly with the Red Crescent of Kazakhstan and ForteBank rendered assistance to 62 families in Shetsky district of the Karaganda region to the amount of about 10 million Tenge. The persons aggrieved were issued the Help Cards of ForteBank to which the funds of the Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation were transferred in an amount of 30,000 Tenge per one family member.
On the World Day of Informing about Autism, the Asyl Miras Autism Centers in six cities of Kazakhstan carried out the open training seminars about the issues of early detection of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and arrangement of effective assistance for children.
On March 30, the Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation carried out mass race in Kyzylorda city in order to improve awareness of citizens about autism.
BALAMEKEN Project: The Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation Allocated 450 Million Tenge for Housing Construction for Multi-child Families
150 low-income multi-child families will receive housing at the account of the regional budget and beneficent help of the Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation.
On February 5, medical equipment was transferred to the rural hospital of Agadyr settlement in the Karaganda region. The Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation transferred equipment of new generations to the hospital to the amount of 55,424,480 Tenge.
The Balaman Project promotes healthy lifestyle among children in Kazakhstan through the creation of entertaining and educational content in the Kazakh and Russian languages about healthy nutrition and physical activity.
On January 22, medical equipment was transferred to the Central District Hospital of Merke district of the Zhambyl region. The Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation presented equipment of new generations to the amount of 64,380,000 Tenge. It will help doctors to save more children lives as well as allow transporting serious patients to long distances.
We are often asked: what is the stage of the Almaty Main Botanic Garden Reconstruction Project? Answer to this question was given by Director of the Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation Marat Aitmagambetov in the exclusive interview to Almaty TV-channel.
Participants of New Year's children's matinees in the Asyl Miras Autism Centers were indulged in winter magic and fairy-tale wonders!
Akim of Almaty City B. Baibek and Sponsor B. Utemuratov Were Acquainted with Reconstruction Progress of Main Botanic Garden
Akim of Almaty city Baurzhan Baibek and sponsor and businessman Bulat Utemuratov visited the Main Botanic Garden for acquaintance with its reconstruction progress.
Performance in the genre of immersive theatre took place in the Asyl Miras Autism Center. Dramaturgic basis of the action became the getting acquainted with space of the Center. Guests (journalists and bloggers) dipped into its usual working morning.
100 lower-income multi-child families will receive housing thanks to the support of the Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation under Balameken Project.
The Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation and the Red Crescent rendered assistance to the victims of the mudflow in Almaty region
As a result of heavy rains and mudflow on June 3, most of Pijim village in Panfilov district of Almaty region was under water and mud. The natural disaster damaged roads, houses and farms of local residents.
Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation with Assistance of Red Crescent Help to Aggrieved Residents of Arys Town
The Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation jointly with the Red Crescent proceed to issue the help cards to the aggrieved population of Arys town within the framework of the program for assistance provision to Kazakhstani in case of emergency situations of natural and technogenic nature.
The best world practices have become available for children with autism spectrum disorders of Shymkent city. Today, Asyl Miras Autism Center of the Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation was opened with the support of the Akimat of Shymkent city.
Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation Allocated USD 2 Million for Housing Construction for 100 Families in Arys Town
50 duplex houses, each of which is designed for two families, will be constructed at the account of the Foundation’s money.
The Main Botanic Garden will be closed for visiting for the period of active reconstruction phase from July 1 to November 1, 2019.
Two concerts, nine music CDs and previously unreleased songs were included in the gift collector's edition of Batyrkhan Shukenov’s albums.
Issues of children autism were the key topic of KAZDENTEXPO-YUG-2019 exhibition, which will be held on September 17-18, 2019 in Shymkent city.
On August 24 and 25, in Shchuchinsk-Borovoe resort zone of the Akmola region, the largest charitable event of the country - Burabike Fest 2019, the seventh sports and music festival, was held. This year, the organizers - the Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation and Rixos Borovoe Hotel updated the event format, extending its duration to two days and expanding the program. As a result, Burabike Fest 2019 once again beat a record both on the number of participants and the charitable amounts.
On October 3, 2019, opening ceremony of the Asyl Miras Autism Center took place in the city of Petropavlovsk. The Center was opened within the framework of joint project of the Education Administration of the North Kazakhstan region, the Education Division of Petropavlosk city and the Bulat Utemuratov's Foundation.
They are the students of two higher educational institutions and two specialized music schools.
The Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation has presented houses to 100 families in Arys as part of the Balameken project
The Bulat Utemuratov's Charitable Foundation has completed the construction of houses for 100 families in Arys as part of the Balameken project.
Bulat Utemuratov’s Foundation expanded its activities in 2019. The total amount allocated for charity projects amounted to more than KZT 6 billion, which is six times more than a year before. This was announced at the press conference following the results of the meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation, which was held today in Nur-Sultan. The results of the year were summarized by members of the Board of Trustees Almaz Sharman, Olzhas Suleimenov, Zhaniya Aubakirova and Director of the Foundation Marat Aitmagambetov.