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Donor evening in Umag

26.07.2014

Saturday, July 26 for the fourth year in a row the foundation „Croatia without mines“ and „Vegeta Croatia open“ Umag have organized a Donor dinner in the Hotel Melia Coral. In the last three events a total of 642.400Kuna were collected and invested in the demining project for the memorial center Nikola Tesla in Smiljan, Lika Senj County. Furthermore, with the funds raised the Foundation has financed an activity „Education and informing the Agricultural populations about Mine threat“.

The event took place under auspices of the President of Republic of Croatia, Mr. Ivo Josipović, Ph.d who personally attended.. Among others the evening was visited by the County prefects of Istria and Osijek Baranja, Mr. Valter Flego and Mr. Vladimir Šišljagić, Ministers Mr. Darko Lorencin and Mr. Siniša Varga. The President handed over the certificates of appreciation to the regular as well as to the new donors. Those present were greeted by Mrs.Dijana Pleština Ph.d., the Head of the Government office for Mine action and Mrs.Đurđa Adlešić the Chair of the Foundation. The County Prefect Šišljagić has informed the audience about the MSA in the Nature park Kopački rit and explained that the money is collected for the activities in it for this and the years to come. In conclusion, everyone agreed on hosting another charitable dinner for next year.

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