First World Children’s Winners Games were first organized by Gift of Life in 2010.
Non-profit Gift of Life was founded by famous Russian actresses Dina Korzun and Chulpan Khamatova on November 26, 2006 to aid families whose children are battling various oncological diseases. Gift of Life concurrently provides support to about 1000 children in 7 state hospitals located in Moscow as well as young patients of clinics in various regions in Russia. In the past 7 years, the organization has aided over 25 500 children. The main purpose of the foundation is promoting voluntary blood a financial donations from individuals and companies, buying medical equipment and medication for the hospitals it patronizes.
Gift of Life also supports various rehabilitation programs for the children who overcame oncological diseases. It works with several international rehabilitation camps, which host children from Russia. World Children’s Winners Games are held annually and are an important part of the rehabilitation project supported by this foundation.