February 20, 2010

Lyudmila Yanukovich – Godmother of Forty Orphans

Kiev, 19 February 2010, Interfax – The Ukrainian President‘s spouse Lyudmila Yanukovich is known for her active work in church charities.

The religiosity of the Ukrainian first lady is legendary. It is also known that she often comes to orphanages incognito and once baptized forty children there, the Kiev edition of the Komsomolskaya Pravda daily has reported on Friday.

Lyudmila Yanukovich's church life started from her church wedding with her husband in 1997 after twenty five years of family life.