Elton John to participate in anti-AIDS event in Kyiv on May 28
Sir Elton John, a world-renowned singer and public figure, will visit Ukraine at the end of May 2018 and meet with Ukrainian fighters against AIDS and communicate with HIV-positive people, according to the official website of the Elena Pinchuk Foundation, the organizer of the event.
An informational charity event "A Day with Elton John" aimed at preventing and engaging Ukrainians in the fight against AIDS in Ukraine will be held as part of his visit. The price of the ticket will be UAH 100. All funds raised from selling tickets will be directed to the implementation of the project to create an informational and educational center for young people in Kyiv.
From the interactive studio, Radio HIT FM will host special reports and will interview participants and guests of the event in real time with broadcasts throughout the Art-Zavod Platforma. The musical program of the broadcast will be entirely devoted to the work of Elton John. In the evening of May 27, on the big screen of the Kurazh Bazar main stage the foundation will show the legendary concert performed by Elton John on the Independence Square in Kyiv in June 2007 where he appealed to all Ukrainians with the call "Let's stop AIDS together!"
"This event will be the continuation of the comprehensive program and informational campaign of the prevention and fight against AIDS in Ukraine, which the Elena Pinchuk Foundation has been implementing for over 10 years in partnership with the Elton John AIDS Foundation and other organizations," the report says.