Banesco Banco Universal C.A. is a financial institution based in Caracas, Venezuela, leaded by the Venezuelan businessman, [Juan Carlos Escotet Rodríguez]. The bank was founded in 1977 and, today, Banesco is the biggest private financial institution in the country and its activities are not only related to finances and economy, but to culture, sports and social care matters. We brought information about two of the main social partners of Banesco regarding CSR programs. Know more bellow.
The Foundation Amigos del Niño que Amerita Protección (Fundana in Spanish), is a non-profit civil association, made up of professionals and technicians from the social area, dedicated to providing protection to children between of 0-6 years old who are deprived of the environment family for physical, emotional or neglect actions. The mission of Fundana is to rescue and develop to the maximum of the potential of those kids and to achieve its reintegration into a harmonious family environment.
Fundana was created with the purpose of attending and forming in its shelters, called the “Chiquiticos“, to children from newborn until the 6 years of age. Children who lack affection, love and dedication, moral education and care that will allow them, in the future to develop as healthy, useful and happy adults.
A.C. Red de Casas Don Bosco
Integrated in a group of nine houses distributed in several states in Venezuela, the network of houses Don Bosco is an initiative dedicated to fully support children, adolescents and youth people at a social risk. This program is inserted in the so-called PAIS Project, which has fundamental stages as The Approach; this is done through a multidisciplinary team of psychologists and doctors, right where the children are concentrated in situations of neglect and high risk.
Recently, Banesco made a contribution of Bs. 4,01 million for this year to finance the association’s ARIS program.