In Chuvashia will be a center support volunteering

© RIA Novosti / Gennady to Trackiterator in photobackgrounds work on the spot fires in the forest area. Archival photoIn Chuvashia will be a center support volunteering© RIA Novosti / Gennady to Trackiterator the image Bank

. Chuvashia in the contest Rosmolodezh among the subjects of the Russian Federation will receive more than 11 million rubles for the creation of a resource center to support volunteerism in the field of safety culture and the elimination of consequences of natural disasters, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the Ministry of education and youth policy of the region.

«In the framework of the project the volunteers will train residents of the Chuvash Republic rules of conduct at fires, accidents, hazardous natural phenomena, calamities. In addition, there will be established groups of volunteers who can help rescuers to eliminate the consequences of emergencies and natural disasters,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the Minister of education and youth policy of the Chuvash Republic Sergey Kudryashov, at present, in the Chuvash Republic are 1.6 thousand volunteer teams is more than 47 thousand volunteers.

«It is important that in the year of the volunteer in Russia we won the competition to create resource center to support volunteerism. Our volunteers work with seniors, veterans, people with disabilities, children in difficult life situation, promote a healthy lifestyle», — said the Minister.

The press service added that the contest Rosmolodezh was attended by 22 of Russia’s regions, projects 10 regions received subsidies from the Federal budget.