CMA CGM Corporate Foundation presentation
Each day, the CMA CGM Group, third largest shipping group, develops its activity and services over the oceans. Every day CMA CGM has its eyes on new horizons, new shipping routes to take, CMA CGM is inherently forward-looking.
Thus, CMA CGM is committed to those who are representing future the most: children.
The CMA CGM Corporate Foundation’s objective is to improve the lives of suffering children; whether they be affected by a situation of social vulnerability, emotional or medical, or with disabilities.
Through its Corporate Foundation and major projects such as the Containers of Hope operation, the entire CMA CGM Group demonstrates its social commitment and shows its willingness to act forthose who need it most help.
A Corporate Foundation focused on children
The main goal of the CMA CGM Corporate Foundation is to improve the well-being of children, especially those with disabilities or prolonged illnesses or underprivileged youngsters.
Foundation President Mrs Naïla Saadé explains: "Our Group is fundamentally forward-looking. It is therefore natural that we should want to support those who most represent the future: children."
The CMA CGM Corporate Foundation operates in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region (France) and in Lebanon, supporting the actions of non-profit organizations that meet the following objectives:
Encourage the personal development of children with disabilities
Improve the everyday lives of children who are ill
Promote equal opportunities for underprivileged youngsters
The CMA CGM Corporate Foundation has carried out many projects, most notably the humanitarian transport operation known as "Containers of Hope".
The Foundation is a legally independent entity financed exclusively by its founders through an initial donation of 5 million euros.
Since its founding, the CMA CGM Corporate Foundation has provided more than 95 grants to various organisations. It also awards the annual CMA CGM Corporate Foundation Prize to French and Lebanese organisations for their social and humanitarian work towards children.
In 2013 the CMA CGM Corporate Foundation launched its first call for proposals for projects focused on the theme of the personal development of children with disabilities.
For more information about the CMA CGM Corporate Foundation:
|CMA CGM Corporate Foundation||The Foundation's Representative Office in Lebanon|
|4, quai d'Arenc - 13002 Marseille|
Tel: +33 (0)4 88 91 97 97
Fax: +33 (0)4 88 91 97 96
| Port de Beyrouth District - Chafic Wazzan Avenue|
Immeuble CMA CGM B.P 11-2000
Beyrouth 2011 2802
Tel : 00 961 1 959 200
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org