The Ministry of Labor and Social Development of Omsk Region has summed up the results of the 4th Benefactor of the Year 2018 regional contest. Transneft Western Siberia received a diploma of this regional contest for its regular charitable activities.
Irina Varnavskaya, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Development of Omsk Region, noted the Company’s contribution to establishing and equipping a computer club in the Krasnoyarskaya Lesnaya Shkola state recreaional and educational institution as well as its long-term charitable assistance to this institution as a whole. In particular, in 2018, employees of the Company have donated office supplies, school kits and clothes for the new academic year.
The Deputy Minister stressed that the Contest had traditionally been held since 2015, and that the number of benefactors was constantly growing. Irina Fedorets, the Director of Krasnoyarskaya Lesnaya Shkola, also expressed her gratitude to Transneft Western Siberia for their caring attitude towards the school’s students and regular financial support of the institution’s projects.
"Over the past three years, the Company's donations have allowed us repair the assembly hall and purchase the necessary materials to repair and decorate the school museum. This spring, we opened a computer club with the support of Transneft Western Siberia. From now on, our students will be able to master modern information technologies and increase the level of computer literacy," said Irina Fedorets.
The Company’s charitable activities include assistance to vulnerable categories of the population and children without parental care, large families and disabled people, state-funded educational and medical institutions. Every year, the Company allocates about 10 million roubles to charity. In 2018, the most significant charitable projects included the acquisition of an oboe for the Omsk Philharmonic Hall, manufacturing of an interactive mockup model of oil transportation infrastructure facilities for Omsk State Technical University as well as establishing and equipping a road safety classroom in Siberian State Automobile and Highway University in Omsk. The Company has donated more than half a million roubles to social protection funds to prepare for the New Year holidays and purchase gifts for children from large and low-income families.