One of the most effective forms of social investments practiced by PJSC LUKOIL is its Social and Cultural Projects Contest, which has been held annually since 2002 by the LUKOIL Charity Foundation (hereinafter - the “LUKOIL CF”) and Company subsidiaries.
Stimulate social activity so as to address topical problems in the regions and make the Company’s charitable effort more effective.
Improved social climate
Decent conditions for sporting activities, creative work and arts created
Folk arts and crafts revived
New workplaces created
LUKOIL has invested over 700 million rubles into socially significant projects, since 2002
The Contest comprises three nomination categories: The Environment, Spirituality and Culture, and Sports. In addition to these, a different special category is approved each year. In 2015, to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Great Patriotic War (WWII), the special category, “Victory”, was approved. In 2016, to honor the 25th anniversary of PJSC LUKOIL, the special category, “Energy for the benefit of mankind”, was approved. The geographical coverage of the contest has been constantly expanding. In 2016, it covered as many as 20 Russian subjects.
“The LUKOIL Social and Cultural Projects Contest has been in place in the regions for ten years now. Over this period, non-commercial organizations submitted over 1,500 applications, a third of which received funding. Our objective is to create the necessary foundation for NCOs to move forward without restraint and to implement new ideas”.
Ilya Borodin, CEO of OOO LUKOIL-Volganefteprodukt
“Our team from the Yaroslavl Region received lots of useful information and brought back wonderful impressions; we hope to continue our project next year”.
Lyubov Postnikova, Director of Kindergarten 41, the village of Petrovskoe, contest winner