On September 11, a presentation of the project of the Foundation "Yes, I can!" was held in Kharkiv. The program is designed to develop children with disabilities and special educational needs through sports.
For young students of the project “Yes, I can!”, who has Down syndrome, autism, and cerebral palsy, as part of an open training session, a football master class was held with the participation of “Football” coaches, master classes by the new star of FC “Metalist 1925” Derek Freitas Ribeiro and Gurenko Rostislav and Alexei Ogurtsov from U19. A representative of the National Paralympic Committee of Ukraine, Maryna Lytovchenko from Kharkiv, a table tennis athlete who won gold at the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, came to support the children in their sports endeavors.
Kharkiv is one of the 15 cities where inclusive groups of the complex program “Yes, I can!” work.