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Natalia VALEVSKAYA

Popular singer, President of Charity Foundation

Ukraine

Member of the International Jury of the XXII International Children Music Contest “Vitebsk-2014”

Natalia Valevskaya was born in Khmelnitsky (Ukraine) on 10 June, 1981.

Her ascent to the big stage started in 2005 with the victory in the International Pop Song Performers Contest “Vitebsk” within the International Festival of Arts “Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk”.

In 2007 Natalia Valevskaya  graduated from the Faculty of Musical Art at the Kiev National University of Culture and Arts with highest distinction.

In 2010, she went on tour with Alexander Peskov.

Participating in the TV project “People’s Star-3”, her duet with Tatiana Ftemova won the second place.

At the end of 2010, Natalia released her third album “Zhelania Sbudutsya” (“Dreams Will Come True”) with the songs chosen by Alla Pugacheva. Natalia’s hit song “Palala” won the “Song of the Year. Ukraine.” Award in 2010.

Her collaboration with the Russian composer Victor Drobysh resulted in releasing a hit song “Tsvet Lubvi” (“Colour of Love”) by Natalia Valevskaya and Avraam Russo.

Natalia is the founder and President of her own Charity Foundation, aiming to support those who are in need. The Foundation’s activities include:

2006 – 2011- All-Ukrainian Charity Event "From Heart To Heart”;

2009 - Charitable program "Big Band Holiday Assistance" (Krakow); Charity Concert "Give No Chance to AIDS”; Charity concerts "Stars Give Hope"; “Word of Children’s Dreams, Word of Talents”;

2009 - 2011. - Collecting funds for charitable projects related to protecting and improving children’s health;

2010 – Action to support orphans “Fun On the Ice to Help the Children"; "Ball of Star Trees" (funds were collected for the needs of children with hearing impairment); Charity concert “Help. It’s Easy”; A special charity event "Make Your Childhood Dream Come True";

2011 - Support for charity event "World Blood Donor Day"; Participation in charity "From Heart To Heart”; Participation in the V Charity Festival "Mom + I" (Dnepropetrovsk).

Natalia Valevskaya was awarded with the St. Stanislaus Order for charity work (2008).

His Beatitude, Metropolitan Vladimir awarded Natalia with the Order of Barbara II degree in 2011.