Valeria and Andrey Bogdanov are raising eight children.
Head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksyonov and Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Southern Federal District Vladimir Ustinov presented the Order of Parental Glory and gifts to the spouses Bogdanov from Yalta.
Speaking with a welcoming speech, Vladimir Ustinov congratulated the parents of large families on the award of a well-deserved state award and on the upcoming International Children’s Day.
Raising children is the most noble mission that brings true happiness and joy, provides a full life for a person and a future for the country. Mutual love, responsibility and devotion to each other reign in your big friendly family. We can only guess how much daily effort, work and patience it takes to surround all children with attention and care, but your family is doing an excellent job of this job. Dear children, your parents are doing everything so that you have the opportunity to make all your dreams and desires come true, get a ticket to a decent life, become a reliable support for your family and friends, and be useful for your country. May God bless you with health, happiness and all the best. I congratulate you
, said Vladimir Ustinov.
Sergey Aksyonov also congratulated the Bogdanovs on receiving the high award and thanked them for the worthy and comprehensive upbringing of their children.
Raising children is the most important thing on earth, and motherhood and fatherhood are the most honorable «professions». Thank you for your work and for instilling hard work, respect for traditions and love for the Motherland in your children. Your family is an example of what real happiness and true values are. Thank you
, — said the Head of the Crimea.
Sergey Aksyonov also assured that the republican government would continue to provide the Bogdanov family with comprehensive support. In response, Andrei Bogdanov thanked the leadership of the country and the region for the attention and care that was provided to the family.
REFERENCE: The Order of Parental Glory is awarded to families that have raised seven or more children. The head of the Bogdanov family, Andrei Nikolaevich, an employee of the State Unitary Enterprise of the Republic of Crimea “Vodokanal of the South Coast”, was repeatedly awarded for many years of conscientious work and high professionalism. Mother Valeria Pavlovna devoted herself to raising children and doing housework. Older children take an active part in the life of their schools, for which they have been repeatedly awarded various awards.
48253916Photo: Department of Information and Press Services of the Head of the Republic of Crimea.77379280