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Good Neighbour and Trustworthy Investor

KGHM Polska Miedź has been very active in supporting and promoting sports. The general objective of sports sponsorship is to build a positive image of the Company which has a strong infl uence on the quality of life of a majority of people in Legnica-Głogów Copper District and, for this reason, feels responsible for the future development of the region. The Company thus engages in a wide range of social activities, including promotion of sports through the sponsorship of sports clubs and events, in particular those in the Copper Basin and Lower Silesia.

 

Sports sponsorship is a mission and the Company acts as a fully professional partner treating sports as an important aspect of social life. KGHM Polska Miedź supports not only professional top-level sports but also amateur sports. Being the biggest employer in the region, the Company appreciates its role in promoting a healthy way of spending leisure time and shaping the characters of young people. The majority of the sports funding goes to Zagłębie Lubin S.A. football club, but the Company also supports MKS Cuprum Lubin (volleyball club), MKS Zagłębie Lubin (handball club), SPR Chrobry Głogów (handball club) or MSPR Siódemka Legnica (handball club). In 2012, the Company additionally supported numerous smaller and bigger sports events and projects, such as the Bieg Piastów 2012 Cross Country Skiing Race, the ‘Szlakiem Grodów Piastowskich’ Cycling Tour, the Cross Country Skiing Cup in Szklarska Poręba, 18th Chess Tournament for Youth for the Cup funded by the Lower Silesia Governor, the KGHM Young Footballer Academy or the First ‘Bieg Straceńców’ Race. The Company is also a sponsor of two Polish tennis players, Łukasz Kubot and Michał Przysiężny.

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KGHM Polska Miedź S.A. is the winner of the Most Attractive Employer title in third edition of the Randstadt Award survey held in Poland. The high employment standards maintained in Poland will be implemented in all KGHM Group companies worldwide.