The Committee on Youth Policy and Interaction with social organizations of St. Petersburg together with the Committee on Labor and Employment of St. Petersburg, held the holiday "Working Summer 2017" as a part of the temporary employment program for young people. The holiday began at 08.30 AM in the morning when the first participants appeared on the square. At 10.00 AM the official opening of the holiday had begun. More than 1,500 adolescents at the age of 14 to 18 had attended the event in order to find temporary employment for the spare time. The best representatives were awarded with gift products which were the season tickets to one of the sports clubs of St. Petersburg. 10 certificates were personally handed by the Governor of St. Petersburg Georgi Poltavchenko.
All the participants also received sweet prizes from Prosto Petro Group, the sponsor of the event.
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