Sitemap

Announced The Winners Of The Jubilee Fifteenth VIRTUS Award For Philanthropy

CorD Recommends

Golubac Marks Milestone with Inauguration of Eastern Serbia’s First Wind Farm

In a significant development for Serbia's renewable...

Conference “Thinking Green & Living Clean” Held

On Wednesday, 15 May, the "Thinking Green...

CBS International and Cushman & Wakefield Expand Partnership into Austria

Global real estate consultancy Cushman & Wakefield...

German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce Boosts Support for Startups

The German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce has announced its renewed support for startups, with a strong emphasis on digitalization and...

Zoran Andjelković Ascends to Directorship of Serbian Post

Zoran Andjelković has been appointed as the new acting director of Pošta Srbije (Serbian Post), as announced in the...

Business Event Hosts Serbian Employment Service Presentation

In Belgrade on the 15th of May, the Slovenian Business Club, in collaboration with the National Employment Service of...

Golubac Marks Milestone with Inauguration of Eastern Serbia’s First Wind Farm

In a significant development for Serbia's renewable energy sector, Golubac celebrated the grand opening of the "Krivača" wind farm,...

Conference “Thinking Green & Living Clean” Held

On Wednesday, 15 May, the "Thinking Green & Living Clean" conference took place at the Sava Center, marking the...

For the fifteenth time, the Trag Foundation presented the VIRTUS Award for Philanthropy to companies, enterprises, and individuals who supported philanthropic initiatives in long-term and the most effective way over the previous year.

The award is given to ensure that the good deeds are recognized and visible in communities, and to inspire citizens to the new philanthropic gestures. The VIRTUS Award for 2021 was presented with the financial support of the European Union and the Balkan Trust for Democracy.

The winner of the Award for corporate philanthropy is the company Schneider Electric for developing and implementing the programs supporting health, education, and child protection. In 2021, Schneider Electric contributed to the renovation and provided technical equipment of the health institutions in Vojvodina and donated digital library, computers, didactical instruments, and recreational equipment to numerous kindergartens, primary and secondary schools, and faculties.

Mastercard Europe SA Belgrade is the winner of the Award for long-term partnership between the business and civil sector, while the Award for small and medium enterprises was given to Fast food Smerdov from Vršac.

The Award for individual philanthropy was presented to Vanja Petković, the president of the Association Čepom do osmeha from Novi Sad. Due to her engagement and successful coordination, the Association gathered more than 10 tons of plastic bottle caps in 2021 and gifted six learning aids to children with disabilities. The Award for young philanthropists was given to Miloš Pešić, a student of master studies from Belgrade, who established the One Percent Foundation in order to support young talents. Foundation has already supported 180 young scientists, researchers, and artists.

Read more...

Ten More Days To Apply For The 15th VIRTUS Award For Philanthropy

There are ten days left until the end of the competition for the VIRTUS Award for Philanthropy, which the Trag Foundation is awarding this...

Winners Of The VIRTUS Philanthropy Award 2020

Main Award for the contribution on the national level  MK Group LTD for donations totalling more than 1 million euros, intended for the purchase of...

The special awards winners are Hemofarm a.d. Vršac for the most innovative project for the campaign Unbreakable and Sanja Dejanović from Belgradefor the personal contribution to poverty reduction.

The VIRTUS Award for Philanthropy was established in 2007 and has since supported good deeds and promoted positive values in society. It is recognized as a prestigious acknowledgment and is a great honour to its winners.

Related Articles

New Management In Schneider Electric Serbia And Montenegro

Schneider Electric, the global leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announces the appointment of Miloš Vuksanović as the new General Manager...

The Competition For The 17th Virtus Award For Philanthropy Has Been Announced

Together we Spread the Idea of Philanthropy and Build a Society of Equal Opportunities The Trag Foundation announces the launch of the competition for...

Trag Foundation Announced The Winners Of The 16th Virtus Award For Philanthropy

Trag Foundation announced the winners of the VIRTUS Award for Philanthropy for the 16th year in a row, awarding companies, enterprises and individuals who...

Two More Weeks To Apply For The Virtus Award For Philanthropy

The number of citizens, as well as representatives of the business sector, who initiate philanthropic initiatives or participate in philanthropic actions is increasing year...

VIRTUS Award: Making A Habit Of Good Deeds

The competition for the 16th VIRTUS Award for Philanthropy has been announced Trag Foundation announces the launch of the competition for the 16th VIRTUS Award...

World Economic Forum

Digital Trust Is The Challenge Of The Decade

The World Economic Forum brought together representatives of the world’s largest technology and commerce companies, including Apple, Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Mastercard, Walmart, IKEA, PayPal...

Dragan Buača, Sales Director For End Users, Schneider Electric

Sustainability Through Digitalisation & Decarbonisation

The world has been focused on solutions that will help create a sustainable future for generations to come. This topic is increasingly attracting the...

Suzana Đorđević, Director Of Hemofarm Foundation

The Future Belongs To Brave Brands

Suzana Đorđević is the winner of the Mark Awards in the CSR MANAGER OF THE YEAR category. She is speaking to CorD Magazine about...