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Recap of Sanofi’s 2013 Season of Solidarity

March 17th, 2014

 

From October to December 2013, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation proposed to all Sanofi sites and affiliates to be associated to the Sanofi Season of Solidarity, an annual international event dedicated to solidarity, giving employees an opportunity to meet partner associations to organize solidarity activities for their benefit.

The strong support is reflected in the figures for this year’s event : the involvement of 17 subsidiaries. Around 75 sites around the world have developed solidarity activities involving their employees and organizations partners. More than 17,500 employees took part in this second Season and nearly 7,200 employees were involved in volunteer activities organized on or outside their site, for children and families in need.

 
Sanofi Season Solidarity 2013

In several regions of France, employees made and sold cakes to benefit an association, collected toys and displayed photos on the theme of helping others.

In Argentina, teams decorated Christmas presents for needy families.

In China, recreational activities were organized for people with disabilities and their families.

In Hong Kong, employees have organized an unsold bread collection activity in many bakeries, repacked all bread and redistributed to underprivileged people.

 
Sanofi Season Solidarity 2013

An environmental cleaning mission was planned in Indonesia

In the U.S.A, more than 10,000 bags of protein-enriched rice were prepared for underprivileged persons worldwide.

The long list and diversity of actions demonstrates the enthusiasm and community support by employees on behalf of the most disadvantaged.


 

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