It is more than one month left to the day of the 31st Grand Finale fundraiser, with its main objective being the fight with sepsis, and we have already reached the declared amount of exactly PLN 1,278,375.67!
Jurek Owsiak awarded by Newsweek
Readers of Newsweek weekly celebrated the 20th anniversary of the publication by choosing leaders of social change and people they see as key actors in creating the society in Poland as we know it now.
Jurek Owsiak, chairman of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity Foundation, is one of the best known and respected social activists, closely associated with promoting community engagement and voluntary service in the country. Jurek Owsiak, a long-term volunteer, took third place when it comes to a list of the twenty most meaningful personalities in Poland. The list included politicians, sportspeople, social activists, writers, and artists. However, when it comes to a list of the most influential citizens, Jurek Owsiak leads the ranking. Readers and journalists highlighted his commitment to social issues, his vocal support of human rights, his engagement in making social engagement a core element of life in Poland.
Today we celebrate the brave hearts of all the volunteers! A thousand time thank you for your efforts, time, and energy to support a higher cause!
The works on building the Grand Finale TV studio and a concert stage are underway. You can feel the joy in the air!