Credit Agricole Bank supported the reconstruction of the multifunctional sports ground in the children center “Sportium”, Mykolaiv region. In late May, the first visitors of one of the largest children sports and recreation centers in Ukraine will be able to test the renovated ground.
“Credit Agricole Ukraine follows the Group’s global strategy of corporate social responsibility since its activity is based on socially oriented business principles. Our bank supports charity projects thus serving as an example of a conscious and responsible company. We strive to bring value to the society and to help those in need. I am very pleased that thanks to our bank, the new sports ground will be opened very soon. In Credit Agricole, we like and support sport as it develops the willpower and teaches to pursue goals. So, I wish new victories and achievements to young athletes”, - Jean-Paul Piotrowski, the CEO of Credit Agricole Bank, comments.
It has been the second year in a row that the bank facilitates the reconstruction of the children sports center “Sportium”. In 2018, Credit Agricole made a large-scale reconstruction of the swimming pool that hosted the all-Ukrainian swimming competition in the summer. More than 4,000 children and other center visitors from across the country could test the renovated swimming pool.
“Thanks to financial support of Credit Agricole Bank, last year we could fully renovate the 25-meter swimming pool that hosted swimming and water polo competitions. To prepare for the summer season 2019, the bank helped us reconstruct the universal sports ground of more than 1000 m2. We are delighted that children will have the field to practice football, volleyball and basketball since “Sportium” is one of the largest sports camps in Ukraine where young athletes have get their summer training”, Yurii Loschyts, Director of Children Sports and Recreation Center “Sportium”, comments.
Opening of the new sports ground will contribute to the well-balanced development of children and will allow to add sports events to the recreation programs for the benefit of young generation’s health. Support of children center “Sportium” reconstruction is a part of the bank’s corporate social responsibility program “We Care!”.
About Credit Agricole:
JSC «Credit Agricole Bank» is a modern universal bank owned by the leading financial group in Europe – Credit Agricole Group (France). The Group is a major partner of the French economy and one of the largest banking groups in Europe. It is a leading retail bank in Europe, having the largest portfolio of assets under management, being first in the field of ban insurance and third - in project financing in Europe. Credit Agricole has been operating in the financial market of Ukraine since 1993 and renders the entire range of banking services to private individuals, including premium-clients, and business. The bank pays special attention to cooperation with agricultural enterprises. Reliability and business reputation of Credit Agricole in Ukraine is confirmed by the highest possible FITCH ratings, leading positions in bank sustainability, bank deposit reliability and bank profitability rankings, as well as by 300 000 active private and 18 000 corporate customers, including international corporations, large Ukrainian companies and representatives of small and medium business. Credit Agricole Bank is a socially responsible bank that confirms its status by the large number of projects implemented under the Corporate Social Responsibility program «We Care!».
Viktoriia Torianyk, Head of PR and corporate communications Credit Agricole Bank.
Phone: +38 044 581 07 45, e-mail: Viktoriia.Torianyk@credit-agricole.ua