At a time when Ukraine finds itself exposed to the Russian military operations, initiated by Vladimir Putin, many actors, including in the football world, come to associate themselves with the international aid provided for the benefit of the Ukrainian people. A movement that Olympique Lyonnais decided to participate in. Thus, the Rhone Club announced, through a press release, its support for it on Friday. “From now, Olympique Lyonnais through its foundation will donate €50,000 to UNICEF, which provides significant humanitarian assistance to children and their families. This donation will help support UNICEF’s work on the ground in Ukraine and neighboring countries: access to water, education, health and protection.”can we read Note that other actions are also expected by the OL.
“The world of sport has been able to respond and mobilize with one voice for peace. The challenges we face require solidarity on all fronts and Olympique Lyonnais to be present. We will reinforce our commitments in the coming weeks, particularly in relation to football, to show once again that sport is a vector of cohesion. national, but also international thanks to our shared values.in this sense identifies Jean-Michel Aulas, President of Olympique Lyonnais.
OL is committed along with international aid to Ukraine.Tweet embed You will donate €50,000 to Tweet embed To meet the needs of children in emergency situations.
Further actions will be carried out soon. # Let’sPlayTheCollective https://t.co/NIyUhRMluU
– Olympique Lyonnais (OL) March 4, 2022