International Philantropic Society of Sweden, IPS, is non-profit organization with primary goal to support institutions and projects to help the most vulnerable children locally and internationally.
The gala dinner organized by the IPS on October 16 at the Grand Hotel Vinterträdgården had more than 300 guests, including Queen Silvia, which collected donations for World Childhood Foundation, total about 500,000 crowns.
In his welcome address, Beck Canty specifically pointed the fact that at the gala dinner part of the wines served were of Macedonian origin, sponsored by the import company The Land of Sun owner Tony Chakovski. Macedonian wine from the Popova Kula Winery was served on the table was Queen Silvia. Macedonian Ambassador Aleksandra Nakjeva Ruzin attended the event.
Funds from humanitarian activities of IPS are designed for the needs of children in various countries, and as a possibility were mentioned initiating this kind of project in Macedonia.