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.

Acting Grandfather Frost

A traditional annual charity event, organized by Gazprom Export LLC, took place again in December 2017. Each company employee who took part in the program had an opportunity to try himself in the role of Grandfather Frost and bring gifts to children in orphanages, boarding schools and other social and rehabilitation establishments.

Svyatoslav Richter’s December Nights

Pushkin State Art Museum welcomed a traditionally successful event, the 32nd edition of the annual International Music Festival, Svyatoslav Richter’s December Nights. In one month of the Festival the audiences were treated to a total of 19 concerts and each of them had a unique program and featured star performers.

Cinderella’s Christmas Ball in Taurida Palace

A charity event, New Year Children’s Ball, sponsored by Gazprom Group and OMV (Austria), took place in the gala halls of the Taurida Palace in St. Petersburg. Students of St. Petersburg orphanages, special children, students of other social establishments of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region were invited to a theater show, ballet performances, and an interactive program with dancing and workshops.

Energy for Life Charity Christmas Ball

More than 1,000 children aged 5-12 who study at social and charitable educational establishments attended the colorful celebration titled “The Nut-Cracker and the Dance Fairy” hosted by the Hofburg Palace in Vienna.

Hermitage Gets Friends Together!

On December 1, the Hermitage Theater opened its doors to young people, and presented a fairy tale program that traditionally proceeds in the New Year season. The main guests at the celebration were the old friends of the Hermitage, students from various social educational institutions of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region.

Imperial Capitals: St. Petersburg — Vienna. Symphony in Letters and Poems

The musical theatrical performance was held in the Grand Hall of the D.D. Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia under the joint cultural project of Gazprom PJSC and the Austrian company OMV AG.

St. Petersburg Open 2017

The 22nd St. Petersburg Open International Tennis Tournament of the Association of Tennis Professionals, sponsored by Gazprom Export LLC, took place on September 18-24, 2017.

Day of Knowledge in St. Petersburg

The charity event in the Museum of the Brain was attended by 150 children from disadvantaged social groups of St.Petersburg and Leningrad region.

Energy for Life Summer Arts Academy

This year the learning and creative process focused on making a video to a famous Austrian song, the winning entry of the 1982 Eurovision Song Contest. While working on this project all the children worked together as a team of scriptwriters, directors, camera operators and actors.

Melodies of the “Time of Change” Resound in St.Petersburg and Berlin

This year, the talented young musicians of the Russian-German Music Academy Orchestra amazed audiences with their deep understanding of the sense of time and its shining reflection in the world of art.

Peter the Great in Liège

In June 1717, the Russian emperor Peter the Great arrived in the Belgian city of Liège during his second large tour through Europe. Three hundred years later in the center of Liège there was a gala ceremony for the unveiling of a monument to the Russian Emperor.

The Tenth International Peter the Great Congress Took Place in St. Petersburg

Over 100 applications for Congress participation were received from Russia, France, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and Poland. About 60 of the best papers were selected for the plenary and section meetings.

Charity festival in St. Petersburg, devoted to Children’s Protection Day

This year, the organizers planned for the eve of the festival a whole series of events for the setup and outfitting with educational-developmental equipment of specialized institutions for disabled children. And of course, the central event of the International Day for the Protection of Children was definitely the festivities at the St. Petersburg Fairytale Theater.

Exhibition “Peter the Great: The Czar in France — 1717”

The Grand Trianon Palace at Versailles hosted the official opening of the Russian-French exhibition project for which Gazprom Group has proudly served as general sponsor. The exhibit was opened by the Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron.

St. Petersburg SKA has won the title of the strongest KHL club again

The St.Petersburg players regained the Cup and expanded the ranks of the two-time trophy winners, scoring a victory in the fifth KHL road final playoff match against the Magnitogorsk Mettalurg.

Russian film festival “When Russians Sing”

The Third Festival of Russian Film in France, “When Russians Sing,” was held in Paris. The French public was treated to showings of roughly forty pictures of Russian film classics and modern Russian movies.

“Saint Louis and the Holy Relics of Sainte-Chapelle” at the Kremlin

The One-Pillar Chamber of Patriarch’s Palace at the Moscow Kremlin Museums hosted the official opening of a unique exhibition of medieval artwork from the collections of the Louvre Museum and the National Museum of the Middle Ages. The exposition features artefacts relating the life, exploits and legacy of King Louis IX of France.

St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy 2017 Tennis Premier Series

This year’s tournament for 28 participants in the singles and 16 pairs in the doubles featured the players of the TOP-20 World Tennis Ranking.