Endowment Fund for Children’s Health

Charity event


Charity Ball at the Municipal House
(16.2.2016)
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Charity Ball at the Municipal House will be one of the main events of this year´s ball season. On Tuesday, February 16 it will hold the largest Czech residential developer and investor of new housing CENTRAL GROUP. The entire amount of entrance fee goes to the account of the Foundation for Children´s Health, who founded in favor of the Institute for Mother and Child in Podolí.

A Unique Charity Gala Municipal House - Prague
(24th March 2015)
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The largest Czech residential developer and investor CENTRAL GROUP, traditionally organized one of the most important events of the year – a charity gala at the Municipal House. This year was a unique combination of the best of Czech music and fashion. And, as in previous years, this year the event supported the Endowment Fund for Children´s Health, founded by CENTRAL GROUP to help the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child in Prague 4 – Podolí. This fund has supported more than 95 specific research and educational projects since it was founded eight years ago.

This year was held performance by violin virtuoso Pavel Šporcl with the band Gipsy Way, a unique fashion show by couturier Osmany Laffita with the presentation of an entirely new collection, and the highlight of the evening was a performance by Karel Gott.

A Unique Charity Gala at Municipal House (photo gallery)

José Carreras and Vanessa-Mae: big double-bill charity concert
(11th November 2014)

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Musical event of the year, a unique double concert, José Carreras and Vanessa-Mae, was held for the huge interest and it was completely sold out. Breathtaking performances of both performers was watched by 12,000 visitors to Prague’s O2 arena. This is an extraordinary achievement, especially when compared to the half-empty halls of recent major concerts given by Lady Gaga and Kylie Minogue.

This charity mega concert featuring legendary tenor José Carreras and currently the most famous violinist in the world Vanessa-Mae was the world premiere performances of these artists as part of the same concert. The event took place on Tuesday 11 November, at 8:00 PM in O2 Arena in Prague-Vysočany. The concert starts with Vanessa-Mae, followed by José Carreras performing with the Czech National Symphony Orchestra conducted by David Gimenez. Special guest was the famous Irish soprano Celine Byrne.

Double-bill charity concert José Carreras and Vanessa-Mae
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Blanka Matragi Unique fashion show for charity at the Prague Municipal House
(13th February 2014)

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The company CENTRAL GROUP held a major charity ball to mark the 20th anniversary of its founding. The highlight was an exclusive fashion show of world-renowned designer and artist Blanka Matragi with the premiere of her collection entitled "Rebirth of the Phoenix." The event was held for the benefit of the Endowment Fund for Children's Health, and brought in a total of 902,425 crowns. Of this amount, 71,400 crowns was thanks to the availability of tickets for the Mayoral Box. Permission to use it was given by the Mayor of Prague, Tomáš Hudeček. All proceeds from the sale of these tickets went to the charity.

Smetana Hall of the Municipal House, where the fashion show was held, was filled to capacity. Almost all 700 tickets were sold out weeks before the event. The show also included a look at a collection of Ready-to-Wear and Couture dresses. There were nearly 80 models wearing short and long evening dresses, shawls, tunics, and other models with organza, chiffon, velvet, satin, tulle and sequins. The charity ball was topped off with performances by violin virtuoso Pavel Šporcl and opera star Andrea Kalivodová. At the end they performed a song from Carmen together.

Charity Ball (photo gallery)

Charity Ball in Prague at Žofín Palace
(5th February 2013)


At its charity ball held in Žofín Palace in Prague, CENTRAL GROUP handed over a check in the amount of 1,000,000 CZK for the year 2013 for the benefit of the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health. The check was put directly into the hands of the director of the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child, Doc. Jaroslav Feyereisla MD, CSc. The evening featured a performance by Lucie Bílá singing her biggest hits and a show of standard and Latin dances performed by the finalists of the Czech Republic Championships. The entire event was hosted by the charismatic Marek Vašut.

Charity Ball at Žofín Palace 2013 (photo gallery)



Charity Ball in Prague at Žofín Palace
(1st March 2012)


At its February charity ball held at Žofín Palace in Prague, CENTRAL GROUP handed over a check to the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health to guarantee its income for 2012, in the amount of 1,000,000 CZK. The check was put directly into the hands of the director of the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child, Doc. Jaroslav Feyreisla, MD. CSc.

Charity Ball at Žofín Palace 2012 (photo gallery)



Charity Ball at the Municipal House
(15th February 2011)


On Tuesday, 15 February, Central Group held a charity ball at the Municipal House in Prague. The entertainment was provided by Miro Žbirka, Jiří Korn with the group 4TET, and a major fashion show by Natali Ruden. In addition to the rich program, Central Group handed over a check to the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health to guarantee its income for 2011, in the amount of 1,000,000 CZK. The check was put directly into the hands of the director of the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child, Doc. Jaroslav Feyreisla, MD. CSc.



Handing over the check at the charity ball at the Municipal House
(9th February 2010)


CENTRAL GROUP organized its traditional charity ball on 9 February 2010 at the Municipal House in Prague. The main program of the evening was a concert by Lucie Bílá and fashion show by Natali Ruden. After the opening ceremony, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of CENTRAL GROUP Dušan Kunovský presented the director of the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child, Doc. Jaroslav Feyreisla, MD. CSc. with a check in the amount of 1,000,000 CZK to guarantee its income for 2010. A public collection also took place during the evening with the proceeds from it going to the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health.



CENTRAL GROUP is committed to financially supporting the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child for another year
(1st March 2009)


At its February charity ball held at the Municipal House in Prague, CENTRAL GROUP handed over a check for 1,000,000 CZK to the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health. The check was put directly into the hands of the director of the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child, Doc. Jaroslav Feyreisla, MD. CSc.


Charity concert by violin virtuoso Vanessa Mae
(25th September 2008)


CENTRAL GROUP organized and sponsored a major charity concert given by violin virtuoso Vanessa Mae. This extraordinary event took place on Thursday, 25 September 2008, at 8:00 PM in Prague’s O2 Arena. The event also included a large laser show.

The charity concert was a great success, both in terms of selected financial contributions and increasing the awareness about the existence and activities of the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health and the Institute for the Care of Mother and Child.

The event was organized on behalf of the Endowment Fund for Children’s Health, which collected the amount of 649,849 CZK from the concert, and not only from the contributions of ticket sales, but also from voluntary contributions made during the concert in the O2 Arena.

We would like to thank all our partners for their support of this special charity event. Together we were able to significantly promote and provide visibility to a good cause.



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