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CSR NEWSLETTER: VISIT TO JORGE NEWBERY SCHOOL

As we feel deeply responsible and we especially support institutions in our own community, we decided to help the most vulnerable school children in our town. This time, we were present on their first day of school and delivered 85 FULL SCHOOL KITS to the children from Jorge A. Newbery Primary School, at Las Higueras, Córdoba. Our workers handed out…

GOWN RECYCLING

With great commitment to sustainability, we cooperate with environmental care by using ecological 100% recyclable raw materials. As part of the reutilization process, we participate in the circular economy by recycling 700 units of 40 g-vlieseline gowns worn in our Company every month. These gowns are sent to El Arca (www.elarcacordoba.com.ar) textile workshops where they are turned into a number…

Craft Workshop Graduation Silmag + Techo

Through concrete initiatives and in cooperation with the TECHO organization, we completed the 2015 workshops. As we reported in previous newsletters, SILMAG S.A. financed (2) craft courses during 2015. • ELECTRICITY • HAIRDRESSING These courses run by the TECHO organization help provide opportunities for equal access to the formal economy by strengthening individual and collective capabilities. Participating neighbourhoods included Villa…

VISIT TO HOSPITAL MISERICORDIA IN THE CITY OF CÓRDOBA: OUR SMALL CONTRIBUTION

As part of our CSR activities, Silmag S.A. workers made a small contribution to help cover at least some of the needs of the Hospital Misericordia del Nuevo Siglo of the city of Córdoba. Essential supplies, such as blood pressure meters, oxymeters, nebulizers, clothes and blankets were delivered. Notebooks, pencils, didactic games, crayons, children’s books and other recreational items were…

17 NOVEMBER – 2015 WEEK OF PREMATURE BABIES

Unicef – Ministry of Health Office of the President – Silmag S.A At the Nuevo Hospital San Antonio de Padua Río Cuarto, our Scientific Advisor, Lic. Ivana Cabrera, gave a talk about milk handling in mother-child hospitalization areas and about the importance of hand cleaning, addressed mainly to nurses who are in contact with premature babies or babies who were…

5 June: World Environment Day

The commitment to sustainability in our Company is reinforced through various efforts to raise awareness and encourage participation by the community at large. We are committed to the environment and to future generations, and we believe we can reduce environmental impact. Our workers gave 700 plant varieties to families in our community and to different town institutions on a beautiful…