The traditional fundraiser returns to the Powązki Cemetery in Warsaw – Warsaw and Mazovia – the latest news in RDC
Powązki Cemetery in Warsaw / fot. RDC
The question of Powązki returns to the oldest necropolis in Warsaw. The first event took place on November 1, 1975, on the initiative of Jerzy Waldorff. A year ago at the peak of the pandemic on renewal collected collected collected on the Internet.
– Now we raise two systems – says Radio dla Ciebie, chairman of the Social Welfare Committee and Old Powązki, Marcin Święcicki. – We invite everyone on Saturday, Sunday and Sunday. From the morning of dusk you can add or pay attention to the date. Let’s leave our location on portalrzutka.pl – explain.
New this year, it will be possible to pay by card. As every year, the flower pad is for the renovation of tombstones. – Again renewed every 20 – says Święcicki.
– Compile the avenue that leads from the gate of St. Honorats to the catacombs, transfers to what is opposite Catacomb Avenue on the other side of the catacombs. We also plan to renew the so-called Maybe the Five Fallen – explains Święcicki.
Who will collect?
More than 200 people have declared their participation in the fundraising campaign this year. – From the very beginning, from 1975, there are three actors: Maja Komorowska, Damian Damięcki and Olgierd Łukaszewicz. In addition, there are members of the Mazowsze band, railwaymen, Bractwo Kurkowe and many others: Anna Seniuk, Jan Englert, Anna Nehrebecka, Dorota Stalińska, Magdalena Zawadzka – lists Święcicki.
There will also be politicians and journalists among the questioners. So far, about 1,500 tombstones have been renovated using the money from the collection in Powązki.
As the deputy mayor, Aldona Machnowska-Góra, dismissed the Powązki fundraiser for one of the highest-quality applications. – Uninterrupted wine has already become part of the map and calendar of Warsaw since 1975. I am glad that this is the first project prepared by a team specially appointed in the city – Appears, announcing that he will appear in Stare Powązki on Monday.
– Let us not forget that the monuments of Powązki are among the few that have survived the traces of the world – The Machnowska-Góra company.
During this year’s questioning of the members of the Social Welfare Committee and the Old Powązki Jerzy Waldorff – during the office servicing of the Capital City of Culture and the Capital Monuments ‘Conator – he also signed the entry “All Souls’ Collection in Stare Powązki” on the national list of intangible cultural heritage.
During the fundraising event, he will also be a guide entitled “Niematerialna Warszawa. Common heritage of our city ”, which will be available on the website https://kultura.um.warszawa.pl, and postcards thanking you for participating in the participants’ data.
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Source: CBR / PAP | Author: Adrian Pieczka / PA