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EVRAZ NTMK - Sverdlovsk Regions Best Charity Giver

16.12.2016. : public
UrBC, Yekaterinburg, December 16, 2016. EVRAZ Holdings Nizhniy Tagil Integrated Metallurgical Works (NTMK) proved Sverdlovsk Regions best charity provider among ferrous metallurgical enterprises, EVRAZ Holding Urals press office reports.

The awarding ceremony took place in Yekaterinburg on December 14, during the annual Charity Days.

This year, NTMK directed over 1bn RUR to CSR and charity projects.

The holding has been supporting young infantile cerebral palsy patients for over a decade now. With some support from the company, children with disabilities can go horse-riding, take drawing lessons and hold their own exhibitions, go to a swimming pool, and learn photography. This year, EVRAZ NTMK sponsored around 600 horse-riding classes, 60 rehabilitation courses for children, ten artworks and photography exhibitions, and over 1,000 different workshops, the press office says.

The company representatives point out they have been supporting the schools and colleges of Nizhniy Tagil for many years now, helping them buy supplies and equipment. In 2016, funds were directed to science labs and museums at Schools 81, 6, 72, 1, and Polytechnic Gymnasium as well as to labs in Nizhniy Tagil Mining & Metallurgical School and Ural Federal Universitys Nizhniy Tagil subsidiary.