The Department of Social Service and Charity reports that in the current academic year, 282 schoolchildren received new school uniforms as a gift from the New Athos Monastery. For eight years, the New Athos Monastery has been purchasing school uniforms for the new school year for schoolchildren from families with vulnerable social backgrounds.
In 2023, uniforms were purchased for schoolchildren from 99 families in a total amount of 2,264,000 rubles. The funds were allocated from donations received for the maintenance of the New Athos Monastery. The main work on organizing the purchase of school supplies and things was done by Chedia Sharizan, an employee of the Department of Social Service and Charity.