April,11 Mogilevregion earned BYR 1,201 bln at the republican Subbotnik (voluntary unpaid work on days off). 425 thousand people took part in it. The correspondent of the site learnt about it at the Economic Department of Mogilev Region Administration.
Majority of the participants didn't only work at their industrial, construction, transport and agribusiness enterprises. They were also involved in housing and utilities work; city, town and village improvement work.
The representatives of Mogilev Region Administration worked at "SOS-ChildrenVillage" housing complex construction. Petr Rudnik, the head of Mogilev Regional Executive Committee, planted a willow at the entrance to the complex. He also took part in monolithic slab installing.
In his words, the half of the money raised at Subbotnik will be transferred to republican budget; the rest part will be used to build the monument "To Children of the War" and children summer camp repairing and re-equipment. AnditisnottheonlyadvantageofSubbotnik. "Subbotnik is a holiday and we are having a good weather today. Everyone has made his contribution. The President of the Republicof Belarusdeclared 2009 to be the year of Motherland. Subbotnik is one of the events to be held within it."