On the August 16th, the annual beauty and talent festival "The Queen of Abkhazia" and "Mini Miss Abkhazia" was held in Sukhum. It was conducted by the partner of the "International Fund Apsny", the cultural foundation "L-star".
Amanda Jopua won the nomination "Queen of Abkhazia 2018". The title "Mini Miss Abkhazia 2018" was awarded to Christina Belova. The title "Little Beauty of Abkhazia 2018" was received by Lana Kvitsinia. "Princess of Abkhazia 2018" is now Lera Chikovani.

August  14th 1992, when troops of the State Council of Georgia, without a declaration of war invaded Abkhazia, peoples of North Caucasus, Russia, representatives of the Abkhaz diaspora from abroad stood up in defense of small  Abkhazia.  The war against Georgian occupants lasted 413 days and nights. On the September 30th  1993 Abkhazia was liberated.

All those who fought for freedom and independence of our country, will remain forever in the memory of the people.

Dear friends, we are happy to inform you of wonderful news! Amir Dzhagaev and Amina Bigvava, sent to Armenia for the next course of treatment of cerebral palsy, returned home, and returned with very good results.

We are deeply shocked by the news of death of Lev Avidzba, a kind and sympathetic person who was heartbroken to his country, and who made a great contribution to bringing our compatriots abroad closer to Abkhazia.

In the past, the head of the administration of the Sukhumi district, Lev Avidzba loved his land and always remained a patriot of his country.

On behalf of the whole staff of the Public Organization "The International Fund Apsny" and from me personally, we express our condolences to the family and friends of Lev Avidzba. We mourn with you.

The “International Fund Apsny” congratulates you with the Day of the National Flag of the Republic of Abkhazia. The National symbols are the mean of pride for every citizen. The adoption of the state emblem and the flag became one of the most important steps in the course of the national liberation movement of Abkhaz people. The Chairman of the Supreme Council, the First President of Abkhazia Vladislav Ardzinba, gave extreme importance to the adoption of the national symbols.

In the educational center "Academy", created with the support of the "International Fund Apsny", 124 students were trained in this academic year. "Academy" provides an opportunity to study Abkhaz, English, Turkish and Spanish. But this is not the only direction of the center. Young students, aged from 4 to 14, have recently had the opportunity to learn mental arithmetic. What is it? Mental arithmetic is not just a technique of oral counting, but also a program of complex brain development.

The wards of the "International Fund Apsnн" and the Cultural-Charitable Foundation Ashana, Amir Jigayev and Amina Bigvava, went to continue the course of treatment in Armenia, today.

It is not a first time for Amir and Amina to undergo a course of treatment and rehabilitation in Armenia and they are already making great strides on their way to life without barriers. The positive dynamics and effectiveness of the treatment of children inspire confidence and hope for their parents.

Within the framework of the public company "Gratitude for Victory" dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Victory, the Charitable Public Organization "Kiaraz" organized a charity auction aimed at raising funds for the veterans of the 1992-1993 Patriotic War of the people of Abkhazia, who found themselves in a difficult life situation. The event, which brought together representatives of public organizations, foundations, businesses, etc. was held on June 24 in the restaurant "Dem".

We are happy to present an advertising video about Abkhazia by International fund Apsny! 

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Dear Brothers and Sisters in Islam!

The public organization “International Fund Apsny” cordially congratulates you on the Holy Muslim Holiday-Ramazan. We wish you good health, happiness and success. May God’s blessings be showered on you!

The "International Fund of Apsny" congratulates all citizens of the Russian Federation with the Russian Day.

  On this festive day we wish solidarity and unity, peace and prosperity to the multinational and multi-confessional people of the Russian Federation.

The great history of Russia and peoples living in Russia connects it with other countries and people, where they also preserve a common history and strive for the development of fraternal relations.

Today, on June 6, 2018, a regular meeting of the "Association of Non-profit Organizations of Abkhazia" took place, at which the new executive director of the Association, Alhas Thagushev, was unilaterally elected.

In this capacity, he replaced Sonera Gogua, who headed the Association since its establishment.

Alhas Thagushev is the head of the Public Organization "Association" Inva-Assistance ", as well as one of the founders of the" Association of Non-Profit Organizations of Abkhazia ".

"The International Fund Apsny" took part in a peaceful rally dedicated to the recognition of the independence of the Republic of Abkhazia by the Syrian Arab Republic, which took place at the Ministry of Repatriation and Demography.

A large number of participants: President and representatives of the country's leadership, public organizations and compatriots from around the world, expressed gratitude to the people and leadership of Syria for the support of our country.

The "International Fund Apsny" congratulates the citizens of Abkhazia and Syria on the establishment of official relations between the two countries.

People of Abkhazia are always following with alarm the events in the Syrian Arab Republic, and wish the people of Syria to find peace and prosperity soon. Syria, which became the second home for our compatriots, made an important step towards friendship and cooperation with Abkhazia.

We are sure that the establishment of diplomatic relations between our countries will bring mutual benefit and benefit to our peoples.

Sergei Vasilyevich was a strong, dynamic, wise politician and statesman, a great patriot of his country. He is not only led the country, but also  rallied and united his people, showing infinite love for them.

All those who had the good fortune to know him personally, noted the responsiveness, endless kindness, humanity and the nobility of Sergei Vasilyevich. Being on the Olympus of Abkhazian politics and the state, it was simple, accessible, open for every citizen.

The “International Fund of Apsny” congratulates all believers on the day of Simon The Zealot - one of the 12 apostles of Jesus Christ who brought Christianity to Abkhazia and redeemed our sins by his sacrifice, revealed to us love for God and faith in good.

On May 21, we recall all the victims of the Caucasian War, which brought irreparable losses to our people, when in the year of 1864 many of our compatriots had to leave their native lands and go into exile to Turkey and other countries.

Today we are all together, trying to rebuild the bridges of friendship and restore the family ties with the descendants of those who had to leave their homeland forever.

Today, the First President of the Republic of Abkhazia Vladislav G. Ardzinba would have turned 73 years old. The person, who led his people to victory and independence, will remain in the history of our people as a leader who gave all of us and future generations of Abkhazia the opportunity to live and develop. He gave us a chance to make our beautiful motherland a flourishing country where peace, prosperity and well-being will always be.

Public Organization the International Fund “Apsny" congratulates you with the Day of the Great Victory over fascism. We express our deep gratitude to our veterans who tirelessly dedicated their lives to protect us. They are true heroes and because of their sacrifice, we are able to enjoy many freedoms that most of us take for granted. You will stay in our hearts forever!

On behalf of the “International Fund of Apsny”, we congratulate the Circassians around the world on the day of the Adyghe flag, which symbolizes the unification of 12 tribes, and thanks to which the Circassians of the whole world continue to cherish their culture and love for the Motherland.

In dare times for Abkhazia, this flag carried the support for our people.

We wish peace and prosperity to all our brothers who proudly bear this flag!

Honored worker of culture of Abkhazia, Adile Abbas-ogly, the Commander of the Order "Akhdz-Apsha" of the II degree, celebrates her 98th birthday.

The victim of Stalinist repressions, the only surviving member of the family of Nestor Lakoba, Adile left her notable mark in the history of our country. In 1938, Adile was repressed because she was a relative of Nestor Lakoba. In 1953, she was rehabilitated and returned to Sukhum. She described her tragic life in the book "I Can not Forget".

A large family of Temur Shakaya and Svetlana Gabnia resides in the village of Uarcha of the Gulrypsh district. Today is a joyful event in this family, the thirteenth child was born, baby Madlena. Madlena has five brothers and seven sisters: Santa, Samantha, Sabina, Sabrina, Saida, Said, Santana, Alexey, Gudisa, Almas, Amina and Leon.

Easter, also called Pascha or Resurrection Sunday, is a festival and holiday celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead , described in the New Testament as having occurred on the third day of his burial after his crucifixion by Romans at Calvary c. 30 AD.  It is the culmination of the Passion of Christ, preceded by Lent (or Great Lent), a forty-day period of fasting, prayer, and penance.

Easter Sunday is one of the most festive events among Christians worldwide. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death, as written in the Christian bible.

In the direction of its activities to support the educational institutions of Abkhazia, the NGO "The International Fund Apsny" handed over to the boarding schools of the city of Sukhum, Ochamchira, and the village Kaldahuara 500 sets of bed linen, of which 200 pieces for each boarding school in Sukhum and Ochamchira, and 100 pcs. for boarding of Caldahuara village. This assistance was possible due to the Abkhaz diaspora in Turkey, namely, a group of our compatriots headed by Ilkhan Kuadzba.