Immediate solidarity in the face of Covid-19
Faced with the global health crisis that emerged in 2020, Rubis SCA reacted immediately by setting up a €1 million emergency fund, of which €500,000 to support its subsidiaries’ community investment initiatives in Europe, Africa and the Caribbean in the fight against Covid-19.
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A pandemic… … Our actions
This support took the form of food, as well as sanitary and technological assistance, and involved employees in the field through the distribution of masks, hand sanitizer, food baskets, fuel vouchers, digital tablets and other items.
In France, Rubis SCA also made a €350,000 donation to the Paris Public Hospital System Research Foundation (AP-HP) and a €150,000 donation to the Liryc research institute in Bordeaux.
The amounts allocated to the emergency fund break down as follows:
|•||53.3% sanitary aid|
for healthcare facilities and caregivers;
|•||28% solidarity aid|
for non-profits, nursing homes, youth centers, shops, etc.;
|•||9.3% school aid|
for schools to provide access to digital education;
|•||9.3% food aid|
for food banks and soup kitchens.
|OVER||LED BY||IN NEARLY|
|75 INITIATIVES||21 SUBSIDIARIES||30 COUNTRIES|
DONATED BY THE ENTIRE GROUP
|OF WHICH APPROXIMATELY
DONATED BY THE SUBSIDIARIES
for solidarity initiatives related
to the health crisis
DONATED BY RUBIS SCA
to match the donations of its subsidiaries
and support two initiatives in the medical
research sector in France