Charity and Sponsorship

We firmly believe that business reputation of a modern company is based, among other things, on adherence to high ethical standards.

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.

The Russian Winter on Tribeca Film Festival

Alongside this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, Gazprom had the privilege of sponsoring a private screening of the documentary film “The Russian Winter” for business contacts and film buffs at the Tribeca Film Center in New York City.

Gazprom Export was the title sponsor of the Russia-Slovakia hockey match held as part of the All-Russia charity event “In the Name of Kindness!”

On April 21 a hockey match between Russia and Slovakia was held in the Moscow Sokolniki Sports Palace as part of the All-Russia charity event “In the Name of Kindness!”.

Master Classes For Orphan Children

Children from the orphanages “Together We Create, Together We Grow” and “I Learn from You” became participants of master classes within the framework of a charitable program. Master classes which lasted from 23d to 25th of March in the Moscow Region were conducted under the auspices of Gazprom Export and the German company Wintershall Holding AG.

Supporting of Russian Geographical Society

Want to see rare footage from the life of various multi-lingual ethnic groups living in Russia? Or stories about the inhabitants of the nature reserves scattered throughout a land spreading eleven time zones? Be advised that the Russian Geographical Society (RGO) is proud of its rich video library just for this purpose.

Pupils from Smolensk orphanages attend a hockey game in Moscow dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the USSR-Canada Summit Series

On February 25, pupils from Smolensk orphanages –which are under the patronage of Gazprom Export – watched a game of Russian and world ice hockey stars of the past at the Megasport arena in Moscow. The event was a great retrospective dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the legendary 1972 USSR-Canada Summit Series.

Yuri Bashmet and the chamber orchestra, “Moscow Soloists”, visit the Great Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic

Russian chamber ensemble - Soloists of Moscow- under the baton of conductor and violist Yuri Bashmet held a concert at the Berlin Philharmonic on February 22 as part of the world tour anniversary dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the orchestra.

Participants of the second year scholarship program selected

On January 9, 2012, the University of Warsaw officially launched the second recruitment for post-graduate students scholarship at the University of Warsaw, specializing in Russian-Polish relations, global energy subjects and related issues. The program is designed for 5 years and is being sponsored by Gazprom Export and EuRoPol Gas since 2011.

A touch of fantasy

The annual international winter festival of music and fine art “December Nights of Sviatoslav Richter” held from 2 to 29 December at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts with the support of Gazprom export. Yuri Bashmet was the artistic director of the festival.

Christmas Ball at Hofburg

The main hall of the Hofburg palace in Vienna on December 15 hosted more than 800 children, aged 5 to 12, from European social institutions, charitable, religious, social and other organizations, who gathered for the children’s Christmas party “Energy for life”.

Grandfather Frost makes dreams come true

Since the beginning of December, pupils from the sponsored orphanages of our company are preparing and waiting for the most important and magical holiday - the New Year. Christmas trees are being erected and decorated everywhere, a sweet anticipation reigns, while the children are rehearsing their musical presentations for the New Year concert with enthusiasm.