Press release

Fundación Cepsa launches the 14th Edition of the Social Value Awards

11 Sep 2018

    • Fundación Cepsa will distribute up to €400,000 among diverse initiatives that foster the inclusion and well-being of collectives or people in a situation of social vulnerability
    • Initiatives may be presented from September 11 until October 4
    • Since 2005, these awards have contributed to the development of more than 270 social projects in Spain, Portugal, Colombia and Brazil

As every year, Fundación Cepsa is launching the fourteenth edition of the Social Value Awards. The aim of these Awards is to recognize and promote social initiatives that foster the inclusion and well-being of collectives or people in a situation of social vulnerability.

In their fourteenth edition, up to €400,000 will be allocated to the social projects that are chosen as the winners from among all the entries submitted in Campo de Gibraltar, the Canaries, Madrid, province of Huelva, Portugal, Colombia and Brazil.

Initiatives may be presented from September 11 until October 4, 2018 by completing a registration form, available on the Foundation’s website: www.fundacioncepsa.com.

The decision of the jury, composed of authorities and institutional representatives working in the field of social action as well as members of Fundación Cepsa, will be announced in November.

Social Value Awards

The Social Value Awards recognize and promote social projects that foster the inclusion and well-being of several collectives in a situation of social vulnerability: people with diseases, unemployed, people with physical or intellectual disabilities, ethnic minorities, children, young people and adolescents, the elderly, minors or victims of gender-based violence, among others.

The Social Value Awards have handed out more than €2 million since their beginnings, and have contributed to the launches of 272 projects in Spain, Portugal, Colombia and Brazil.

Fundación Cepsa is a general interest, non-profit entity with the goal of undertaking initiatives to serve the needs and priorities of the local communities where its founder, COMPAÑÍA ESPAÑOLA DE PETRÓLEOS S.A.U. (Cepsa), conducts its activities. The areas of action for Fundación Cepsa are social, cultural, environmental, scientific-educational, and support for amateur sports.

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