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Oleg Zinkovetsky – Caring Heart Award

Oleg Zinkovetsky was born in 1956 in Simferopol, Ukraine, in a family of World War II veteran and an actress. In his teen years, his family relocated to Lviv where he finished high school and graduated from Lviv Academy of Commerce. After his graduation from institute, Oleg worked as economist and was involved in a Jewish community, helping to restore a local synagogue.

In 1991, Oleg emigrated to the United States and settled in New York. With only $200 in his packet, he found his first job the very next day after landing in JFK. Today Zinkovetsky is a very successful enterpreners who is actively involved in a community.

Oleg is one of the founders of the popular Second Home Adult Day Care Centers which help seniors to live happier and healthier lives. As a member of National Adult Day Care Centers Association, Oleg took part in a lobbying tour to Washington, D.C. where he met with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Congresswoman Yvette Clarke to promote services for seniors.

Oleg Zinkovetsky volunteered for Friends of Israel Defense Force, provided necessary help to many victims of SuperStorm Sandy. He supported associations of war veterans, Holocaust survivors, people with disabilities, and talented immigrant performers.

Oleg co-sponsored Thanksgiving Day celebrations for Marlboro Houses and Brighton Beach, annual cruises to Statue of Liberty and art shows for seniors.

For his tremendous contributions to the City of New York and charitable activities, Oleg Zinkovetsky was honored by the United Progressive Democratic Club. He received numerous awards from elected officials and non-for-profit organizations.

Oleg Zinkovetsky in Russian

Ari Kagan
Photos by Alex Rozenberg



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