The Constructor of Danube Bridge Vidin-Calafat – FCC Construccion supported the initiative “Do good” of the Jewish organization in Bulgaria “Shalom”, in connection with the 70th anniversary of the rescue of 50,000 Jews by the Bulgarians and in memory of the Jews from Macedonia, Aegean Thrace and Pirot who died in the death camps in 1943.
In the presence of the Ambassador of Israel in Bulgaria, Нon. Shaul Kamisa-Raz, were handed over, the first 30 glasses to children from Vidin, examined by a team of ophthalmologists from the Children’s Eye Clinic of the Medical University – Sofia, headed by prof. dr. Silvia Cherninkova and the active participation of the senior assistant Dr. Alexander Oscar.
About 800 children up to 12-year olds from Vidin and the region were examined freely, and those who need will be given glasses by the “Do good” .
Doctors of Jewish origin from Sofia and New York were included in the initiative, as well as medical students.
The initiative “Do good” has been launched in the autumn of 2012 by Lom Municipality and will continue in various regions of Bulgaria