Period of implementation
1st quarter 2013 – 2nd quarter 2015
Regions with production facilities of the company
The long-term social investment program allows Obolon to support several important events, significant projects, and volunteer initiatives each year.The social responsibility of the company promotes the well-being of communities and vulnerable social groups, and gives the Obolon Corporation a responsible and transparent reputation in the eye of the business community.
In June 2014, a trip to Mostyshche boarding school in Makariv District, Kyiv Region, was organized by the employees of Obolon’s marketing service. Fourteen company's volunteers repaired and renovated the territory of the school. Obolon allocated UAH 6,000 to purchase paint, lacquers, wallpaper, detergents, and other materials. A 100 L water heating boiler was also purchased by the company. This was the third such trip of the company employees to a child care facility.
For for three years running, Obolon became a partner of the charity project intended to aid children with Down’s syndrome. The project was initiated by the Administration of Obolonskyi District of Kyiv and “In Children’s Hands” NGO. The activity included a fundraiser for the operation and development of the Centre for Rehabilitation of Children with Mental and Physical Disabilities. In support of the project,Шт 2014 the company donated 350 litres of its produce, provided gifts, and gave UAH 40,000 of financial aid.
The largest number of Obolon facilities are in Khmelnytskyi Region. In 2012–2015, the Corporation invested over UAH 3 million into that region. The project included constructing playgrounds, a territory beautification programme, purchasing and installing boiler plant equipment for a school in Zavadyntsi, Chemerivtsi District, and renovationing the rural clinic in Ivankivtsi, Horodok District.
For three years in a row, the company volunteers hold sports events on the Children’s Day and the school leaving day at Obolon Arena stadium.Summarily, over 160 trainees of Zmina sports school attended those events. The events include sports activities, soccer master classes from Obolon-Brovar players, and friendly games. Each child received presents from the volunteers, and the parents of the young soccer players took part in a quiz.
For a long time, Obolon has been taking care of four family-type orphanages in Kyiv (Obolon District) and Kyiv Region (Fastiv, Bila Tserkva and Pyshchyky). Last year, the company donated over UAH 65,000 as well as its produce to low income families in the region.In 2015, Obolon provides targeted financial aid to selected persons.
In December 2013, Obolon joined the “Benevolence” charity initiative of the students of Obolonskyi District schools.The event was organized on Saint Nicholas Day in support of the students of Kyiv boarding schools No. 27 and No. 4 as well as sick children at the Okhmatdyt hospital. As part of the charity initiative, Obolon donated over UAH 3,000 worth of 500 L of drinks, and gave about UAH 15,000 worth of presents.
Under the social investment programmes, Obolon takes part in reconstructing schools, renovating religious buildings and repairing hospitals in the regions where the Corporation’s companies are present.In particular, in 2013, Obolon donated UAH 98,600 in financial aid for reconstructing and renovating religious buildings in Fastiv, and over UAH 128,000 for supporting the district hospital and local schools in Okhtyrka.
For a long time, Obolon has been building partnership relations with non-governmental organizations, charity foundations, and state institutions, as well as with religious, cultural, and education associations.In the course of such cooperation, the Corporation has established a network of friendly organizations across Ukraine. In 2015, Obolon donated over 430,000 litres of its products for the needs of partnership communities and organizations in the regions where its production facilities are located, while the total value of produce donated was over UAH 2.7 million.