Owsiak, Jerzy

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Name
Owsiak, Jerzy Gender: M
born on 6 October 1953 at 06:25 (= 06:25 AM )
Place Gdansk, Poland, 54n23, 18e40
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 12°40' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 23°04 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 16°36'



Biography

Polish journalist and social campaigner. He is a founder and President of the Wielka Orkiestra Świątecznej Pomocy (WOŚP), one of the largest non-governmental, non-profit, charity organizations in Poland. Owsiak is the main initiator and promoter for the group's Grand Finale, an annual worldwide festival involving music and other components intended to raise money for the medical care of children suffering from urological and kidney diseases. He is also the creator of Przystanek Woodstock (simply: the "Woodstock Festival"), a large rock music festival that takes place in Kostrzyn, to thank all the volunteers and supporters who take part in the Grand Finale each year.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

PTA quotes him, reported by Piotr Piotrowski .

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist