Edelweiss Foundation launched the “For the Book of Moldova” Action by making a donation to Anenii Noi regional library

10 August 2011
In the framework of a donation of books in Anenii Noi, Edelweiss Foundation launched an action which aims at supporting libraries from the republic as well as ”Cartea Moldovei” publishing house.
Edelweiss Foundation launched the “For the Book of Moldova” Action by making a donation to Anenii Noi regional library
In the framework of a donation of books in Anenii Noi, Edelweiss Foundation launched an action which aims at supporting libraries from the republic as well as ”Cartea Moldovei” publishing house.

Gheorghe Oanta, general manager of “Cartea Moldovei” state publishing house declared that he addressed to a number of institutions, which have the main goal of supporting and assisting the publishing house, but only the Prime Vice President of Parliament reacted promptly.

Vlad Plahotniuc, as the founder of Edelweiss Foundation, confirmed that he reacted to through this initiative to the appeal came from the management of the publishing house which at present is in critical situation. He also confirmed that the state possibilities at present are very limited; therefore Edelweiss Foundation will purchase the books from stock and will help the publishing house from the financial stand point. In the same context, Prime Vice President of Parliament mentioned that “every year libraries receive less and less books and their distribution, especially of books in Latin alphabet, is a stringent problem that has to be solved by all of us together”.

The first lot, donated today to Anenii Noi library, includes titles like “Poems” by Octavian Goga; “Moments and theater sketches” by Ion Luca Caragiale; “Mara”, “Moara cu noroc”, “Padureanca” by Ioan Slavici; “Ciocoii vechi si noi” by Nicolae Filimon and other. The publishing house stock contains artistic literature, professional literature and school manuals and dictionaries. 15 libraries from various regions of the Republic of Moldova will be the beneficiaries of this project and will receive around a thousand books each. Edelweiss Foundation will turn its sight to the libraries of village schools, while the founder of Edelweiss Foundation, Vlad Plahotniuc promised that the “For the Book of Moldova” action will be continued.