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.

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.

Skating party

A winter charity event for children from orphanages sponsored by our company was traditionally held in Moscow from 7 to 10 December. About 50 children spent unforgettable three days in Moscow, full of various events and filled with bright impressions and emotions.

Charity for blind musicians

The National Philharmonic Hall in Warsaw hosted a concert by maestro Yuri Bashmet, his famous chamber orchestra and a young Polish violinist Agata Szymczewska.

Instant Photo Truth

The opening ceremony of the exhibition titled «Photographs of Russian and Soviet prize winners of the World press photo 1955 - 2010 contest» and the presentation of the «Grand Prix in Russian» album were held on 16 November. The events took place at the Moscow Exhibition Center «Worker and Kolkhoz Woman».

Children of Smolensk orphanages attend the CSKA - Dynamo hockey match

Being present at a real hockey match is an unforgettable experience for any child. Especially, if you get there not by chance but by an invitation from players of leading teams.