Lviv again abolished Children's Festival "Sloniya"

HO Publishers' Forum "for the second time in two years, reversed the Children's Festival" Sloniya "which had to pass May 28-31 in. This year it will not happen because of lack of funds. This is the official site of NGO « Publishers Forum & raquo ;. &Laquo; We did everything in our power to festival took place, – said in a statement « Publishers Forum & raquo ;. &Ndash; But the circumstances were far stronger and had to cancel « & raquo ;, Sloniyu we planned on 28-31 May. We just did not have enough money to pay all costs related ’ associated with holding: rental of premises and equipment, security, advertising, printing, arrival and accommodation Scripturennykiv and illustrators, the cost of animation, souvenirs and gifts. There is still a need to add funds to have to take the winners of the contest of children's reading « Knyhomaniya » from 20 regions of Ukraine, who read a lot to win and get to the city & raquo ;. In « Publishers Forum » reported that organize festivalsVal helped many people, city officials and publishers. &Laquo; But even with this assistance, planned estimates exceeded 400 thousand. Payment for equipment increased by 20%, Printing – 2.5 times for health – 50% for materials for workshops – 1.5-2 times … And even borrow no one would give everything for the previouspay th … And knyhomaniv had no place to settle because the boarding was lining & raquo ;, – explained organizers « Sloniyi & raquo ;. They added that the plan are: &Laquo; First, the « Publishers Forum & raquo ;, 9-13 September will be great for children « Knyhomaniya & raquo ;. Secondly, we think about how to spend the winter « & raquo ;, Sloniyu you like this idea? In Nicholas or a winter vacation? Third, collect creative team to come up with new rules « Get elephants! & Raquo ;. We want the game never stopped & raquo ;. &Laquo; Publishers Forum » invited all to join the organization of events: « Together we are strong. We survive difficulttimes and become stronger. We will win and end the war. We are building our new Ukraine and build it quickly. All together. One for all and all for one! & Raquo ;. Recall Last year « Sloniyu » canceled in BC ’ communication with « difficult situation and instability in our country and in view of the inability to guarantee safety inthenicks and visitors & raquo ;. Told