What's up Corporate Communications Per Se Organizes for yet another Year Novartis’s Community Partnership Day

On Friday the 6th May Novartis associates took part at the 15th Community Partnership Day a long-standing commitment of Novartis and one of its most fundamental actions celebrated in more than 50 countries every year.  

Approximately 400 associates from Novartis Hellas supported the organizing committee of Special Olympics World Summer Games ATHENS 2011 with the preparation of the big by assuming a wide variety of tasks such as:

- Arrangement offices and embellishment external spaces

- Placement of floor signage

- Categorization of volunteer educational material

- Construction and placement of decorative, wall panels with signage and creative messages of the World Games

- Enumerated carpets for the field

The day was completed with the implementation of a mini football game between Novartis employees and athletes from the Special Olympics team at the sports complex of Ag. Kosmas. At the same time 80 Novartis employees from Thessaloniki had the opportunity to compete with the athletes of the Special Olympics team at a friendly basketball game while employees from various other locations in Greece participate to this year’s Community Partnership Day by donating blood at their nearest centres.