Priority areas of Vnesheconombank Group's charitable activities include support to science, education, culture and the arts, to healthcare institutions and to socially vulnerable groups, i. e. World War II veterans, disabled persons and children without parental care. We also pay particular attention to support to the Russian Orthodox Church, including construction and restoration of Orthodox churches and monasteries of cultural and historical significance. The Bank’s priorities also include support to Russian elite sports and ecological / environmental projects.
In 2014, Vnesheconombank supported the implementation of more than 80 charitable projects, mainly long-term.
Among organisations of the Group, our subsidiary commercial banks, BelVEB, Prominvestbank and Globexbank, spent the largest amount for implementation of charitable projects. Charitable projects were also implemented by SME Bank, Sviaz-Bank, EXIAR and VEB-Leasing.