Founded by Elena and Gennady Timchenko, the Neva Foundation’s mission is to encourage intercultural exchange and to promote Russian culture to francophone audiences. The Foundation initiates and supports projects which are of a high standard, and values long-term partnerships.
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Regular partner and golden sponsor of Verbier Festival, Neva Foundation organises for the second year in a row chess activities for the 24th edition, on August 1st and 2nd 2017.
Big success for the final tournament Season 2016-17: pictures and rankings are uploaded
For the third year in a row, Neva Foundation is pursuing its chess in school program in Geneva canton in collaboration with the Education Department. At the end of last school’s season,
The first chess tournament of musicians, organized at the Verbier Festival by Neva Foundation, took place in the presence of the former world champion Vladimir Kramnik.
For six years, the partnership between Neva Foundation and Verbier Festival has helped more than hundred of young people, mainly from Russia, to participate at the Verbier Academy or a
The Neva Foundation organises the first chess tournament of musicians in Verbier in presence of one of the discipline's greatest masters, Vladimir Kramnik
The 2016 edition Tous aux Echecs gathers 1'200 children in a friendly atmosphere in Bout-du-Monde!
Neva Foundation is organising on May, 19th the second super finale “Tous aux Echecs”, closing a full year of teaching chess within school time in the canton of Geneva
The Neva Foundation becomes a Main Sponsor of the Verbier Festival
Update: Book launch in Moscow, Tuesday 8 December 2015, with new pictures.
Neva Foundation supports the exhaustive publication of the comprehensive work of Marina Tsvetaeva. With pictures.