EVENING OF HOPE

Date: Saturday, March 23, 2024
Time: 18.00 (Dinner) – 20.00 (Concert)
Location: Nieuwe Kerk, Spui 175, 2511 BM Den Haag

Our goal is to raise 30,000 euros and purchase an ambulance that saves the lives of both military and civilians.

Tickets: Buy here


Welcome to the charity evening Freedom for Ukraine, a fundraising event with all proceeds in aid of Zeilen van Vrijheid fundations and the Breath Care for Kids.

Our goal is to raise 30,000 euros and purchase an ambulance that saves the lives of both military and civilians.

Join us at The Hague’s Nieuwe Kerk for a unique event of Ukrainian culture. Your participation in enjoying Ukrainian design & photography, music and food translates directly into humanitarian aid.

The event will open at 18:00 with a networking dinner of exquisite Ukrainian cuisine, combining rich flavours of traditional dishes from every corner of Ukraine, served in an elegant style.

Or you have the option of simply attending the concert and enjoying the performances of the highest level.


A Concert of Hope starts at 20:00 with performance of:

  • Opening performance by Konstantyn Napolov, one of today’s most outstanding percussionists.
  • 2nd Piano Concert of Fryderyk Chopin, by the world-famous pianist Anna Fedorova, accompanied by Lendvay Ensemble (Jozsef Lendvay (viool), Sergei Starzhinsky (viool), Julia Dinerstein (altviool), Katja Dirven-Didychenko (cello), John van Lierop (contrabas))
  • Musetta «Musetta’s Waltz» of Puccini and Ukrainian melodies by Soprano Iryna Krasnenko, accompanied by Hennadiy Bezyazychyny (piano)
  • “Soul Vibrations” a dance composition, by the United Ukrainian Ballet, choreographed by Dmitro Borodai.
  • Authentic performance of Ukrainian folk songs “The Crane” and “The Green Oak”; new composition Rainbows” of young Ukrainian composer Jeyana Morozenko (performed by Thomas Debellemaniere)

The concert continues with an exclusive art & design auction featuring talented Ukrainian artists. Following the cultural part, doors will be opened for a networking drink.

Secure your ticket inclusive of dinner, welcome drink and donation.

Join us for an evening of art, cuisine and meaningful connections, while giving your support to the relief and rebuilding efforts of Ukraine.


The proceeds of this event will go to the charities:

  • Stiching Zeilen Van Vrijheid (The Sails of Freedom Foundation) is a nonprofit organisation registered in The Netherlands. They buy the best used ambulances in the EU, equip them with medical devices, arrange all inspections and export documents, and drive vehicles to Ukraine.
  • The Breath Foundation was founded in 1995 by Diederik van Heemstra and Nico de Borst. Their goal is to support vulnerable children worldwide on their journey towards an independent life, irrespective of their religion, skin color, origin, or beliefs.

Co-organizators:

Annet Weijermars, Diana Makienko

Design:

Nastya Prokofieva