Four major distinctions in Responsible Business Awards 2016 for OPAP

Four major distinctions in Responsible Business Awards 2016 for the company’s effective support to society

OPAP confirmed its leading position in corporate responsibility with four major distinctions at the Responsible Business Awards 2016. The actions the company implements that support society in practice won four awards including two Gold, one Silver and one Bronze.

Specifically, OPAP claimed the following awards:

-GOLD for the renovation of two pediatric hospitals “Aghia Sofia” and “Panagioti and Aglaia Kyriacou” in the Society Category (Large enterprise)

-GOLD for the Route of Contribution in the context of the 33rd Authentic Athens Marathon – Communication Program / Consumer or Other Stakeholder Engagement Campaign Category

-SILVER for the Wishing Ornaments initiative supporting “Together For Children ” association – Fundraiser / CharityActivities Category (Large enterprise)

-BRONZE for OPAP Sports Academies – Sport Category (Large enterprise)

The Responsible Business Awards 2016 were held for a second consecutive year aiming at celebrating responsible business excellence in Greece.

At a time when societal needs are more pronounced than ever, OPAP has an active role in, and is creating value for, Greek society. It focuses initiatives that improve the daily lives of citizens; implements projects that support the real needs of young people and contribute to social progress. At the heart of its strategy, that is based on three main pillars: Health, Sports and Employment, are children and young people, the most valuable element of Greek society. With 58 years of continuous presence in Greece, OPAP is an integral part of Greek society, with a continuous and consistent role in boosting the market, growth and social contribution.