Putin congratulated the winners of the national competition «family of the year»

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin at a meeting with winners of all-Russian contest family of the year. 28 Nov 2017Putin congratulated the winners of the national competition «family of the year»© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated at the meeting for winners of the national contest «family of the year» and noted that the family is the Foundation of society.

«I congratulate you would say a nice, clear words that the family is the Foundation of our entire society, the entire state,» — said Putin.

He noted that children are the future. According to Putin, «the talent to create an atmosphere of warmth, kindness, mutual support» is worth a lot.

Putin has invited meeting participants to ask questions.

«We all love kids, we understand that this is our future, but not everyone can correctly work, not everyone can properly organize this work,» — said the head of state.

«The family, of course, anything can happen, as everywhere else, but the talent of the people who manage to overcome all difficulties, and is able to overcome them, if not easily, on the basis of goodness and love to each other… this talent is very expensive, as well as to create an atmosphere of warmth and kindness, mutual support,» Putin said.

The competition is organized by the Fund supporting children in difficult life situations, and the Ministry of labour and social protection of the Russian Federation. In total the competition received 322 applications. The winners were chosen in five nominations: «the Large family», «Young family», «the rural family», «Family — guardian», «the Golden family of Russia».

The decision of the organizing Committee approved the list of families-winners of the national contest, including 85 families.