On Saturday, March 26 in Latvia at the Grand Stage of Mežaparks will be held a support concert for Ukrainian refugee families - "Palīdzi celties!" (eng. "Help to get up!"). All proceeds from the tickets will be donated to the Children's Hospital Fund, directed to the psychological support and treatment of Ukrainian children. Tickets here.
"It is the children who are feeling the effects of the war the most, and it is the Ukrainian children who need help the most at the moment. Through musical performances and other activities, we will donate and support Ukrainian people, encouraging, strengthening and helping to get up again - physically, emotionally and all together," comment organizers.
Musicians who will perform at the charity concert:
Latvian Voices un Maria Savenko (UKR), Ance Krauze with children, Sējānu family, Juris Kaukulis with daughter Rūta, Kristīne and Marts Kristiāns Kalniņi, Edgars Kārklis, Anmary, Zigfrīds Muktupāvels, Carnival Youth, Ieva Kerēvica, Emīls Balceris, Andris Ērglis, Dināra Rudāne, Aija Vītoliņa, Daumants Kalniņš, Ieva Sutugova, Jānis Stībelis, Ainars Mielavs, Atis Zviedris, Māra Upmane-Holšteine, Goran Gora, My Radiant You, Miks Dukurs, Jānis Aišpurs, Aija Andrejeva, Ralfs Eilands, Tautumeitas, Džonijs Salamanders, Aminata,
chamber choir Nošu planētas and Jāzeps Mediņš Riga's 1st Music School Boys' Choir, Džulians and MC orchestra.
The event will be hosted by Dita Lūriņa and Aivis Ceriņš. The concert will be supported by the President and his wife, the Mayor of Riga, the Minister of Health, representatives of the Board of the Children's Hospital and the families of Ukrainian refugees.
At the event will be created children's drawings wall. The little supporters are invited to bring their drawings and artworks or create them during the event to put up for exhibition.
All performers and participants take part at this event voluntarily in support for Ukraine. Here are some ways how you can help Ukrainian people besides coming to the charity concert.