At Fundación Repsol, we work to contribute to the improvement and sustainable progress of society, creating value through social energy – the energy of people. This is the concept that connects all of our actions and is the driver for a better, more sustainable society.
Through our initiatives, we aim to promote the greater, overall development of society including in cultural and environmental terms, especially in the areas where the company operates.
In addition to Spain and Portugal, we operate in Latin America and Africa. Our main projects are focused on integrating people with disabilities and vulnerable groups, the popularization of science-and energy-related topics, supporting talent and entrepreneurship, and supporting culture. Additionally, we manage the company's volunteer program.
In 2015, our foundation's projects directly benefited over 800,000 people.
As part of our commitment to a more sustainable energy model, we contribute to the development and popularization of energy-related knowledge, particularly among young people. Through the LearnEnergy program, we carry out initiatives such as the Energy with Consciousnes and Mobile Energy Classroom workshops aimed at bringing young people closer to energy-related concepts in an educational way to raise awareness about the importance of using energy resources responsibly.
In the countries where we are present, we maintain our commitment to people and develop initiatives to promote sustainable development, while addressing the specific needs of each group. These include our World Food Program in Perú and Bolivia and our initiatives aimed at supporting children in Colombia and Ecuador.
The foundation also contributes to spreading culture as a social asset by bringing citizens closer to it through various initiatives in collaboration with leading organizations.
Our Volunteering Plan was created in 2011 and includes four different programs managed by Fundación Repsol that are focused on specific fields of action and groups:
Our more than 2,500 volunteers participate in different ways in very diverse activities, such as environmental actions, supporting people with disabilities, or volunteering in classrooms.
Our main objective is to channel our employee's social concerns, but our volunteering program is also open to other groups, such as retirees, family members, shareholders, collaborators, and any other person interested in performing volunteer work who shares our values. Learn about our program on www.voluntariado.fundacionrepsol.com/en
More information at www.fundacionrepsol.com/en