Alexander Kokorin / Photo: © RIA Novosti / Arthur Lebedev
Sochi striker Alexander Kokorin said he would transfer 1 million rubles to Arnella Persaeva’s fund. A girl from North Ossetia needs urgent and expensive treatment.
– I want to start the challenge, although this is not the right word for this situation. It is no secret that I have many friends in Ossetia. Knowing this story for a long time, I can not pass by. I’ll post tomorrow post … I never said [о благотворительности] openly. But now it’s the case when you need to talk about it. I contacted my banks to transfer 1 million rubles to help Arnella. I will ask my fellow athletes to join this topic. The child has a really difficult situation, she has very little time, ”Kokorin said on the air of the KraSava Instagram channel.
The presenter of the KraSava blog, Evgeny Savin, said that at the moment, the fund to help the girl has raised 70 million rubles, but another 93 million must be collected for treatment.