For two days Danes raised funds for Ukrainian children, at the Royal Danish Theatre. The charity gala concerts were supported by the First Lady of Ukraine, Olena Zelenska.
Over 100 famous Ukrainian artists participated in the charity gala concerts "Ukrainian Evenings" on Denmark's oldest stage. Among them were the National Presidential Orchestra of Ukraine conducted by Lieutenant Colonel Maksym Husak, People's Artist of Ukraine Serhiy Mahera, Yurii Mynenko, Olena Bielkina, the United Ukrainian Ballet, young dancers from the Children's Choreographic School at the Pavlo Virsky Ukrainian National Folk Dance Ensemble, and more.
"Denmark has become another country that has made a charitable contribution to the Olena Zelenska Foundation. The funds raised will be directed to help Ukrainian children. We thank the Danish people for their tender hearts and understanding of the importance of supporting our children," said Nina Horbachova, the director of the Foundation.
The event was organized by the Embassy of Ukraine in the Kingdom of Denmark in collaboration with Danish cultural figure Philip Maury.
The honorable guests of the charity concerts were Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte of Denmark. The event was also attended by Danish parliamentarians and businessmen.