35 projects were selected in the OTP bank's donation competition
Upon a public tender for awarding of donations and as a part of its scheme “Green light…for a better society” OTP banka d.d. selected 35 projects to which it will donate a total of HRK 500,000.
For the eleventh year in a row, OTP Bank has organized a public tender for the awarding of donations to projects in four categories: youth, education and science, preservation of cultural, historical and traditional heritage, and preservation of the environment, humanitarian projects and sports. The public tender committee for the awarding of donations selected 35 projects from hundreds of applications from all over Croatia.
Projects that were selected stood out for their quality, showed special sensitivity for vulnerable social groups and once implemented will contribute to a better and quality life in their local communities.
In the past eleven years, OTP banka allocated HRK 4.7 million through its donation competition alone and helped realize 473 projects important for the development of the community and society as a whole.
In 2022, donations were awarded to the following associations, clubs and institutions based in the Republic of Croatia:
In the youth, education and science category: Faust Vrančić Primary School in Šibenik, Chaîne des rôtisseurs Association, Topusko Kindergarten, Pantovčak Primary School, Biti Bolji Association for Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Employment of Young People, Universtas Split Academic Indoor Football Club and Osijek Women's Football Club.
In the category of preservation and protection of cultural, historical and traditional heritage and environmental protection: "Kvadrilja" cultural and art club, Theatre company Ritam igre, art organisation, Sporting Dog Club Split, Association for promoting life in the old city centre Na Maloj Loži, Knights association Kumpanjija - Blato, the Croatian Film Association, the Dubrovnik Diving Club and the Selce Voluntary Fire Brigade.
In the category of humanitarian projects: Association "I djeci s ljubavlju" Rijeka, Association for Autism-Split, Association of Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists Zagorje, Tennis Club "Tennis Team Zadar", Para hockey Club for people with disabilities ˝Para-Mrga˝, Croatian Association of Laryngectomees and the Society for Research and Support.
In the sports category: Swimming Club "Grdelin", Indoor Football Club MNK Krneza, Football Club NK Coerver Hrvatska, Volleyball Club "Split", Sports Climbing Club Paklenica, Ski Club Končar Zagreb, Water Polo Club Siscia, Inline Hockey Club "Bura", Football Club HNK SLOGA Mravince, Zadar Sports Journalists Assocationa, Volleyball club Multibibus, Tennis club Pomak and Women's volleyball club Ribola Kaštela.