VASS celebrates Family Day with a donation of 584 food rations to the FESBAL

On May 25 VASS held the first "Day (# FamiliaVASS)", an event in which children were the stars and where he also held a solidarity initiative in favor of the Spanish Federation of Banks food (FESBAL
Día de la familia en VASS

Designed as a day 'by and for' the least, 45 children between 0 and 9 years (children, nephews and children of alumni (VASS ex-workers) participated in a magical morning filled with fun and educational activities designed to entertain and entertain, but also to enhance the sensitivity and awareness of children about caring for the environment. thus made between games highlighted: creating "buckets" for recycled pens, personalized photo frames with "rubber eva" or development of fish and chicks with plastic plates and glasses, among others.

The youngest of the house enjoyed a specially fitted area for them, with sprung floor and balloons, from which they could unleash their artistic, coloring pictures and creating a large mural painted hands and where, in addition, thanks to face painting became for a few hours in their favorite fictional characters. In closing, all attendees enjoyed refreshments and food provided by VASS.

"The family is one of the most important values ​​of life and one of the most powerful links. From VASS, we wanted the opportunity to show our employees that we care, they and their families, and are an essential part of our little family. Hence, not only the party acudiera VASS staff, but workers also attended group companies (digital VASS, VASSlabs, etc.) ". Claim Yolanda Sanchez and Raquel Morel, Human Resources Department and responsible for organizing the initiative Family Day. "Besides, what child has not always wanted to know where her father works, how it is 'your school' and 'who is your boss'? We got it all together and spend a pleasant morning, a Saturday in the office, arranged following our style 'VASS Smile ".


Regarding food donation for FESBAL, each participant worked with 1 kg of non-perishable food, amount increased by the amount contributed by other workers who could not attend. A total of 584 collected food rations, quantity on Wednesday May 29 deposited VASS FESBAL headquarters. Note that when the children themselves who gave the donation, these are familiar from childhood with important values ​​such as solidarity and generosity, so significant in the times we are living.

This is not the first time working with FESBAL VASS. At last Christmas, and framed within its Corporate Social Responsibility policy, the company allocated the budget full of Christmas campaign, providing more than 24,000 food rations to be distributed among the more than 1,400,000 people who FESBAL help.

Corporate social responsibility is a VASS Group structural value, and since the beginning of VASS, have held solidarity actions proposed by the workers themselves and financed by the annual budget for charitable projects. Thus, among others, VASS has collaborated with the Fundación Vicente Ferrer, Theodora Foundation, Helping Hand, Action Aid, Earthquake in Haiti, and many other social causes that need financial assistance in order to carry them out.

In parallel, VASS has also participated in specific campaigns to collect toys with YMCA, collects plastic caps to cover medical expenses of children with serious illnesses, such as the case of Alvaro, a neighbor of Alcobendas, or by donating books school, among others.