The award was established by the Foundation of Saint Andrew the First-Called and is one of the most prestigious public awards in Russia. It rewards the people whose life and deeds represent the best examples of dedication and selfless service.

Dozens of volunteers from the medical sphere go to Kuril Islands twice a year where they provide professional aid for the local people. Traditionally, pediatric specialists arrive in spring while medical workers for adult population come in autumn.

This territory provides training and collaboration for young public leaders…