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Malanka Festival Took Place In Synkiv
14 January 2017 Charity. Culture

Malanka Festival Took Place In Synkiv

Synkiv village, Dmitry Firtash’s small motherland, hosted about three thousand people from all over Ukraine marking the national holiday of Ukrainian Malanka. In folklore and ethnographic festival "On a visit to Malanka" 25 creative teams of Ternopil and Chernivtsi regions competed for the Malanka of the year title
FIRTASH Foundation Awarded Winners of Malanka Fest 2016
20 January 2016 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Awarded Winners of Malanka Fest 2016

This year, as well in previous years, the Foundation of Dmitry and Lada Firtash allocated substantial prize money for the festival participants – 100.000 UAH. At the same time all the Malanka groups received compensation of transport costs. This year Malanka was visited by tens of thousands of spectators
FIRTASH Foundation Presented Christmas Fairytale to Bukovynians
19 December 2015 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Presented Christmas Fairytale to Bukovynians

FIRTASH Foundation held a traditional Christmas Fair in Chernivtsi. With the support of Dmitry and Lada Firtash charity fund "Christmas Town" was opened on Cathedral Square. The fair will bring a festive mood to Bukovynians till January 20, 2016
Days of Ukraine in the UK Started In London
24 November 2015 Charity. Culture

Days of Ukraine in the UK Started In London

The Days of Ukraine in the United Kingdom annual festival of Ukrainian Art started with the UK/RAINE exhibition of emerging artists from Ukraine and the UK that opened in London; the first open competition worth GB£75,000 for emerging artists from the UK and Ukraine was held as part of the festival
The Annual Festival Of Ukrainian Cinema Took Place  At Cambridge
10 November 2015 Charity. Culture

The Annual Festival Of Ukrainian Cinema Took Place At Cambridge

The festival of the Ukrainian cinema has taken place annually at Cambridge University since 2008 and demonstrated the best Ukrainian films since the birth of the Ukrainian filmmaking till nowadays
FIRTASH Foundation Announced The Finalists for the Emerging Artists Competition
03 November 2015 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Announced The Finalists for the Emerging Artists Competition

The competition received over 10,000 entries by 2,100 artists and the 30 finalists chosen from each of the five categories
FIRTASH Foundation Launches the Competition For Emerging Artists
23 September 2015 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Launches the Competition For Emerging Artists

Artists will be able to enter their work via the Saatchi Gallery’s website into one of five categories: installation, new media, painting, sculpture and street art. A shortlist of 30 artists will be given the opportunity to exhibit their work over one entire floor at the Saatchi Gallery 
Relations Between Poland and Ukraine Were Discussed in Cambridge
15 July 2015 Culture

Relations Between Poland and Ukraine Were Discussed in Cambridge

The International Conference on the future of Polish-Ukrainian relations as part of the Ukrainian Studies at the University of Cambridge founded with the FIRTASH Foundation financial support took place in the UK
FIRTASH Foundation Introduced Ukrainian Art to More Than 100 Thousand Britons
28 April 2015 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Introduced Ukrainian Art to More Than 100 Thousand Britons

Fund of Dmitry and Lada Firtash FIRTASH Foundation held an exhibition of contemporary Ukrainian art “Premonition: Ukrainian Art Today”, which by the end of 2014 entered the top twenty most visited exhibitions in the world
FIRTASH Foundation Opened Exhibition of Modern Ukrainian Art in London
10 October 2014 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Opened Exhibition of Modern Ukrainian Art in London

An official opening ceremony for the modern Ukrainian art exhibition “Premonition: Ukrainian Art Now” took place on October 8th in the famous Saatchi Gallery in London, as part of the annual festival “Days of Ukraine in the UK”
FIRTASH Foundation Awarded Winners Of Malanka-Fest
17 January 2014 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation Awarded Winners Of Malanka-Fest

The winners of the international folklore-ethnographic festival “Malanka-Fest 2014” were determined in Chernivtsi. The carnival was attended by about 42 troupes counting over 1,500 performers from all over Ukraine, Moldova and Romania. Thanks to the FIRTASH Foundation erectors Dmitry and Lada Firtash the prize fund of the festival totaled in 100 thousand UAH
Ukrainian Malanka Gains Global Popularity
15 January 2014 Charity. Culture

Ukrainian Malanka Gains Global Popularity

Chernivtsi hosted traditional festival ‘Malanka-fest’ marking national Ukrainian holiday Malanka. This year the carnival has acquired the status of international festival. Thus, the celebration was attended by troupes from three countries. Bukovyna Malanka is an authentic national carnival, which is worth of receiving status of UNESCO world cultural heritage
FIRTASH Foundation To Hold Malanka-fest 2014
11 January 2014 Charity. Culture

FIRTASH Foundation To Hold Malanka-fest 2014

Chernivtsi are preparing for the national Ukrainian holiday Malanka which is traditionally commemorated by carnival – day festival "Malanka-fest 2014" will be held in the capital of Bukovyna on the 15th of January. For the second time the festival will be organized by the charity fund of Lada and Dmitry Firtash FIRTASH Foundation
Christmas Fair Opened in Chernivtsi
27 December 2013 Charity. Culture

Christmas Fair Opened in Chernivtsi

Chernivtsi hosted opening of the Christmas town that will delight residents until January 20, 2013. For the second year in a row, the Holiday Fair in Chernivtsi has been arranged by Lada and Dmitry Firtash’s charity fund FIRTASH Foundation. Each guest will receive a gift from Santa Claus for narrated poem or song execution
Over 110,000 Londoners attended the Days of Ukraine in the UK
22 October 2013 Culture

Over 110,000 Londoners attended the Days of Ukraine in the UK

Days of Ukraine in the UK were held in London during 17-19 October 2013. On the first day of the festival, the Chairman of Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash and the Chairperson of FIRTASH Foundation Lada Firtash were given the honours to officially open the trading at one of Europe’s largest financial platforms
Cambridge Makes Way for Taras Shevchenko
17 October 2013 Charity. Culture

Cambridge Makes Way for Taras Shevchenko

Today, the University is announcing that it has named a central avenue on the Sidgwick Site ‘Taras Shevchenko Way’. Today’s unveiling is connected with this week’s Days of Ukraine festival in London (17-19 October), which is showcasing the best of contemporary Ukraine’s literature, music, fashion, and visual art
Dmitry Firtash Opened Trading on London Stock Exchange
17 October 2013 Culture

Dmitry Firtash Opened Trading on London Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange was opened by the Ukrainian delegation headed by the businessman and philanthropist Dmitry Firtash. Today, the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash and his wife, the Chairperson of FIRTASH Foundation Lada Firtash opened the financial day of Europe at 8:00
The FIRTASH Foundation Launches Days of Ukraine in the UK
10 September 2013 Charity. Culture

The FIRTASH Foundation Launches Days of Ukraine in the UK

On 17-19 October, 2013, London will host an unprecedented event – The Days of Ukraine in the United Kingdom. This project is aimed to showcase European Ukraine to British residents. The Days of Ukraine in the UK will include a series of events bringing together Ukraine’s premier performers, musicians and artists
Kvitka Cisyk’s Songs Are Timeless – Dmitry Firtash
06 April 2013 Culture

Kvitka Cisyk’s Songs Are Timeless – Dmitry Firtash

On April 4, 2013 it would have been the 60th birthday of Kvitka Cisyk, the world-famous singer of Ukrainian origin. To mark the anniversary Inter TV channel made the documentary “Kvitka. Single copy voice”. Pre-opening night screening of the film in Kiev, Lviv, Ternopil, Ivano-Frankivsk, Odessa, Lugansk and Chernovtsy was attended by several thousand people
Lviv Les Kurbas Academic Theatre Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary
23 March 2013 Charity. Culture

Lviv Les Kurbas Academic Theatre Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

President of the Federation of Employers of Ukraine, the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Mr. Dmitry Firtash congratulated Lviv Les Kurbas Academic Theatre, one of the most famous theaters in Ukraine, with the 25th anniversary
Dmitry Firtash Supports Folk Traditions
15 January 2013 Charity. Culture

Dmitry Firtash Supports Folk Traditions

“Malanka is an extraordinary and colorful feast,” says Dmitry Firtash, the founder of the Firtash Foundation providing funding to the festival organization this year. “We do hope that this event will help preserve the Ukrainian popular traditions and transfer them over to the future generations,” stressed Dmitry Firtash
The 3rd International Poetic Festival MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ Starts
06 September 2012 Charity. Culture

The 3rd International Poetic Festival MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ Starts

The MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ program includes a variety of literary readings, lectures, discussions, books presentations, poetic promenades, musical and poetic gatherings and wine-cigar-and-poetry nights
Dmitry Firtash To Continue Financial Support To Theater, Philharmonics And Museum In Chernivtsi
08 February 2012 Charity. Culture

Dmitry Firtash To Continue Financial Support To Theater, Philharmonics And Museum In Chernivtsi

Meeting with artistic staffs and culture activists of Chernivtsi region, Mr. Dmitry Firtash, President of the Federation of Employers of Ukraine and Head of the Board of Directors of Group DF, pledged that he will keep pursuing the financial support to the Regional Theater
Dmitry Firtash Donates 500 Thousand Hryvnias For Chernivtsi Musical And Drama Theater Renovation
07 November 2011 Charity. Culture

Dmitry Firtash Donates 500 Thousand Hryvnias For Chernivtsi Musical And Drama Theater Renovation

Mikhail Papiev, Governor of Chernivtsi region, handed the payment certificate with the value of 500 thousand UAH to the theater. The funds will be used to improve and renovate the material and technical resources of one of Ukraine’s oldest theaters
Dmitry Firtash: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Program Is Ukraine’s Unofficial Embassy At The World’s Best University
03 November 2011 Charity. Culture. Cambridge Ukrainian Studies

Dmitry Firtash: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Program Is Ukraine’s Unofficial Embassy At The World’s Best University

Cambridge University’s Ukrainian Studies Program has been attended by students from many countries of the world which attests to the high interest in Ukraine, said Mr. Dmitry Firtash, Head of the Board of Directors of Group DF in his interview to Den daily
Dmitry Firtash Sponsors Chernivtsi Regional Museum
17 October 2011 Charity. Culture

Dmitry Firtash Sponsors Chernivtsi Regional Museum

Mr. Dmitry Firtash, Head of the Joint Employers Movement of Ukraine and Head of the Board of Directors of Group DF has donated a charity endowment with an eye on restoration of Chernivtsi Museum of Fine Arts. The Governor of Chernivtsi region Mr. Mikhail Papiev handed a payment certificate
M. Kulish Kherson Regional Musical and Drama Theater Celebrates Its 75th Anniversary
15 October 2011 Charity. Culture

M. Kulish Kherson Regional Musical and Drama Theater Celebrates Its 75th Anniversary

By presenting a special entertainment program “The Diamond Ball”, Kherson Regional Musical and Drama Theater has celebrated its 75th anniversary. Financial support to organizing this event was provided by Mr. Dmitry Firtash
Jazz-Flavored Extravaganza “Concert #70 From Stupka” Crowns the Celebration of Bohdan Stupka’s Jubilee at the Stage of I. Franko Theater
07 October 2011 Charity. Culture

Jazz-Flavored Extravaganza “Concert #70 From Stupka” Crowns the Celebration of Bohdan Stupka’s Jubilee at the Stage of I. Franko Theater

Concert #70 from Stupka” has become a colorful conclusion of the sequence of events celebrating the 70th anniversary of the outstanding Ukrainian actor Bohdan Stupka
Screening of Films Starring Bohdan Stupka As Part of His 70-Year Jubilee Celebration in Kiev
29 September 2011 Charity. Culture

Screening of Films Starring Bohdan Stupka As Part of His 70-Year Jubilee Celebration in Kiev

The celebration of the 70th anniversary of Ukraine’s great actor Bohdan Stupka is on featuring retrospective and premiering films he stars in. The jubilee events are organized with support of Mr. Dmitry Firtash
The 2nd International Poetry Festival Meridian Czernowitz starts in Chernivtsi
02 September 2011 Charity. Culture

The 2nd International Poetry Festival Meridian Czernowitz starts in Chernivtsi

On September 2 – 4, the city of Chernivtsi is hosting the 2nd International Poetry Festival Meridian Czernowitz. Making this colorful event happen became to a large possible due to the sponsorship support provided by Mr. Dmitry Firtash
The University Of Cambridge Reviews The Performance Of Its Ukrainian Studies Program In 2010-2011
08 June 2011 Charity. Culture. Cambridge Ukrainian Studies

The University Of Cambridge Reviews The Performance Of Its Ukrainian Studies Program In 2010-2011

The 2010/2011 academic year has been the most successful year of Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Program over its 3-year history. The financial support from Dmitry Firtash enabled the uninterrupted running of the Program