Charity and Sponsorship
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Social and charitable activities in relation to the most vulnerable groups of the population, as well as support for cultural development, education, medicine, sports and other society-focused programs across the world form an important part of Gazprom Export's activities.
16 December 2016
Christmas ball at the Zeremonienzaal of Hofburg Palace in Vienna became the second event within the “Imperial Capitals: Saint Petersburg — Vienna” joint project. More than 1000 kids from welfare and charity institutions of Austria attended the event.
2 December 2016
More than 250 kids from various childcare institutions of St. Petersburg arrived in the Hermitage, the largest and most crucial museum of arts, culture and history in Russia and worldwide.
28 November 2016
Three prominent Russian musicians — cello player Aleksandr Buzlov, violinist Nikita Borisoglebsky, and piano player Sergey Kasprov — arrived in China to share a concert with their Chinese counterparts at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing.
5 October 2016
The first event based on the Gazprom-OMV Memorandum of Understanding on implementing a joint cultural project took place in St.Petersburg. The gala concert participants included a number of leading Russian and Austrian musicians, along with soloists from the Vienna State Opera, the Bolshoi Theater, the Mariinsky Theater, and many more. Yuri Bashmet, a People’s Artist of Russia award holder, welcomed the audience from the conductor’s podium.
30 September 2016
The 21st St. Petersburg Open, an Association of Tennis Professionals World Tour international tennis tournament, took place on September 19-24, 2016. The tournament’s title sponsor, for the second year in a row, was Gazprom Export.
29 August 2016
The second stage of the Energy for Life Summer International Arts Academy, part of the Open World international children’s social charity project, took place in Vienna. The Academy’s Sports and Dance Department opened its doors to over 50 girl athletes from six European countries.
25 July 2016
The Academy’s program for this year is divided into several stages, and the first one — the Kids’ Media House — completed its work with a Children’s Journalism Department session.
11 July 2016
The orchestra of musicians from Russia and Germany, headed by Valery Gergiev, repeated the program it had performed earlier in the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory: Richard Strauss’s tone poem Ein Heldenleben and Sergei Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3.
18 April 2016
A large-scale children’s charity party marking the 55th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s first spaceflight took place at the St. Petersburg Planetarium on 17 April, organized by Home of the Future, an independent nonprofit, with financial support from Gazprom Export and media support from the St. Petersburg Culture Committee.
14 March 2016
The House of the Future ANPO with the assistance from the International Culture Promotion Association (ICPA) and the financial support from Gazprom Export arranged a spring festival for physically challenged children from foster homes and other social institutions of St. Petersburg and Leningrad region.