Eurofootball wins Corporate Social Responsibility Award at the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum

The Lottery won the award for the fifth edition of its CSR program "Sports talents", aimed at financially supporting young athletes (up to 25 years old) in individual sports including Paralympic athletes and people with impaired hearing/vision.

The leading leading Gaming Company received the prestigious distinction for its “Sports talents” programme in small and medium businesses category.

Eurofootball won the grand award for the best Corporate Social Responsibility programme in the small and medium business category at the 14th edition of the annual “Responsible Business awards” of the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum. The event took place on 14 March 2017 and was attended by representatives of the largest companies in Bulgaria, partners of the Forum from the non-governmental sector, diplomats and media.

The EL Member won the award for the fifth edition of its CSR programme “Sports talents”, aimed at financially supporting young athletes (up to 25 years old) in individual sports including Paralympic athletes and people with impaired hearing/vision.  The programme, a joint initiative of Eurofootball and Workshop for Civic Initiatives Foundation /WCIF illustrates in practice the term “Responsible Corporate Citizenship” and was conducted for the 6th consecutive year.

The representative of Eurofootball, Ekaterina Tonova (Public Relation Manager), and Ivaylo Ivanov (a representative of the  2016 sports talents and judo wrestler, who won the 7th position at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro last year), received the grand award on behalf of the Company.  “I want to thank the Eurofootball team for their support to the young Bulgarian athletes, not only for financially supporting us, but also for caring about us and actively helping us to conquer our dreams!” said Ivaylo in the full Royal hall of the Sofia Hotel Balkan.

The Corporate Social Responsibility programme of Eurofootball is ongoing. The new edition for 2017 was launched at the end of January when the national competition for selecting new talents was announced. Currently, 125 applications are processed and will be evaluated by the Advisors’ Group. The proposed funding is nearly half a million BGN according to the review of all submitted project proposals.  The names of the winners will be publicly announced by the end of March. The selected young athletes will receive decent financial support for their training and preparation for major competitions.

Eurofootball congratulates all companies that take social development seriously and thanks sincerely those who value the contribution of the program “Sports talents” for the development of Bulgarian sports!

About Eurofootball Ltd: Eurofootball established back to 1993, is a leading gaming company which operates in the entertainment field in Bulgaria.  The EL Member has a license from State Gambling Committee for organizing betting on results of sport competitions.  Eurofootball owns the biggest franchising network in Bulgaria. It has its own unique model of development of betting shops rendering an account of the specifics of Bulgarian small and medium-scaled business.  There are more than 900 attractive points of sales, covering the territory of the entire country.

The EL Member works with cutting edge up-to-date new generation technology system. Eurofootball offers rich variety of sports events and markets for betting every day.  In 2012 Eurofootball launched its own branded satellite channel and transmits in Bulgaria Live and Virtual greyhound races. In 2015 the EL Member launched on another new product – SPORTMAX, virtual football. Eurofootball is recognized for its CSR programmes and sponsors of many sports.

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Eurofootball remporte le Corporate Social Responsibility Award (prix de la responsabilité sociale des entreprises) au Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum. Ce leader de la loterie a reçu la prestigieuse distinction pour son programme « Sports talents » (sportifs talentueux) dans la catégorie des petites et moyennes entreprises. Eurofootball a remporté le grand prix du meilleur programme de responsabilité sociale des entreprises dans la catégorie des petites et moyennes entreprises lors de la 14e édition des « Responsible Business awards » (prix d’entreprise responsable) du Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum. L’événement, qui a eu lieu le 14 mars 2017, a rassemblé des représentants des plus grandes entreprises en Bulgarie, des partenaires du forum issus du secteur non gouvernemental, des diplomates et des médias. La loterie a remporté le prix pour la cinquième édition de son programme de responsabilité sociétale des entreprises (RSE), « Sports talents », visant à soutenir financièrement les jeunes athlètes (jusqu’à 25 ans) pratiquant des sports individuels, y compris les athlètes paralympiques et les personnes souffrant d’une déficience auditive ou de troubles de la vision. La représentante d’Eurofootball, Ekaterina Tonova (directrice des relations publiques et l’une des sportives talentueuses de 2016) et Ivaylo Ivanov (judoka ayant atteint la 7e place aux Jeux olympiques de Rio de Janeiro l’année dernière) ont reçu le grand prix au nom de la loterie. « Je tiens à remercier l’équipe d’Eurofootball pour son soutien aux jeunes athlètes bulgares, non seulement pour l’aspect financier, mais aussi pour la manière dont ils se soucient de nous et nous aident activement à atteindre nos rêves », a déclaré Ivaylo devant la salle comble du Royal Hall de l’hôtel Sofia Balkan. Eurofootball félicite toutes les entreprises qui prennent le développement social au sérieux et remercie sincèrement celles et ceux qui apprécient la contribution du programme « Sports talents » pour le développement du sport bulgare ! Créée en 1993, Eurofootball est une entreprise de jeu leader qui opère dans le secteur du divertissement en Bulgarie. Cette loterie détient une licence de la Commission de jeu d’État pour l’organisation de paris sur les résultats des compétitions sportives.
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Eurofootball consigue el Premio a la Responsabilidad Social Corporativa en el Foro Búlgaro de Directivos Empresariales La principal Lotería estatal recibió la prestigiosa distinción por su programa “Talentos deportivos” en la categoría de pequeñas y medianas empresas. Eurofootball ganó el gran premio al mejor programa de Responsabilidad Social Corporativa en la categoría de pequeñas y medianas empresas en la 14.ª edición de los “Premios de Responsabilidad Empresarial” que se celebra cada año en el Foro Búlgaro de Directivos Empresariales. El evento se celebró el 14 de marzo de 2017, y a él acudieron representantes de las empresas más grandes de Bulgaria, socios del Foro procedentes del sector privado, diplomáticos y medios de comunicación. La Lotería estatal se adjudicó el galardón gracias a la quinta edición de su programa de RSC “Talentos deportivos”, que pretende financiar a atletas jóvenes (de hasta 25 años) en deportes individuales, incluyendo a atletas paralímpicos y a personas con discapacidad auditiva o visual. El representante de Eurofootball, Ekaterina Tonova (Directora de relaciones públicas y uno de los talentos deportivos de 2016) e Ivaylo Ivanov (judoka que obtuvo un 7.º puesto en las Olimpiadas de Río de Janeiro el año pasado) recibieron el premio principal en representación de la Lotería estatal. “¡Deseo dar las gracias al equipo de Eurofootball por su ayuda a los jóvenes atletas búlgaros, no solo por su apoyo económico, sino también por cuidar de nosotros y ayudarnos de forma activa a conquistar nuestros sueños!” declaró Ivaylo en el Salón Real del Hotel Balkan de Sofía. ¡Eurofootball felicita a todas las empresas que se toman en serio el desarrollo social, y agradece de corazón a quienes valoran la contribución del programa “Talentos deportivos” a la hora de fomentar el deporte búlgaro! Eurofootball, fundada en 1993, es una empresa de juego líder que opera en el sector del ocio en Bulgaria. La Lotería estatal cuenta con una licencia del Comité estatal de juegos de azar para la organización de apuestas basadas en los resultados de eventos deportivos.
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Eurofootball gewinnt Corporate Social Responsibility Award auf dem bulgarischen Business Leaders Forum. Die führende Lotterie erhielt die prestigeträchtige Auszeichnung für das Programm „Sporttalente“ in kleinen und mittleren Unternehmen. Eurofootball gewann den Grand Award für das beste Corporate Social Responsibility Programm in der kleinen und mittleren Unternehmenskategorie bei der 14. Auflage der jährlichen „Responsible Business Awards“ des bulgarischen Business Leaders Forum. Die Veranstaltung fand am 14. März 2017 statt und wurde von Vertretern der größten Unternehmen in Bulgarien, Partnern des Forums aus dem Nichtregierungssektor, Diplomaten und Medien besucht. Die Lotterie gewann die Auszeichnung für die fünfte Auflage ihres CSR-Programms „Sporttalente“, die auf die finanzielle Unterstützung junger Athleten (bis 25 Jahre), einschließlich Paralympischer Athleten und Menschen mit beeinträchtigtem Hör-/Sehvermögen, in Einzelsportarten ausgerichtet ist. Die Vertreter von Eurofootball, Ekaterina Tonova (Public Relation Manager und eines der Sporttalente 2016) und Ivaylo Ivanov (Judo-Ringer, der im vergangenen Jahr bei den Olympischen Spielen in Rio de Janeiro den 7. Platz gewann), erhielten den großen Preis im Namen der Lotterie. „Ich möchte dem Eurofootball-Team für seine Unterstützung der jungen bulgarischen Athleten danken – nicht nur für die finanzielle Unterstützung, sondern auch für das Interesse und die aktive Hilfe dabei, unsere Träume zu verwirklichen!“, sagte Ivaylo in der vollen königlichen Halle des Sofia Hotel Balkan. Eurofootball gratuliert allen Firmen, die soziale Entwicklung ernst nehmen, und dankt aufrichtig denjenigen, die den Beitrag des Programms „Sporttalente“ zur Entwicklung des bulgarischen Sports schätzen! Eurofootball, das bereits 1993 gegründet wurde, ist ein führendes Spiele-Unternehmen, das im Unterhaltungssektor Bulgariens tätig ist. Die Lotterie hat eine Lizenz vom State Gambling Committee für die Organisation von Wetten auf die Ergebnisse von Sportveranstaltungen.

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