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Your dedication transforms the world Your dedication transforms the world

International Volunteering Day

We today join in with the recognition that the whole world is making of those people who selflessly dedicate their time and effort to helping other. They are the volunteers. We thank you.

Foundations and civil society working towards improving our present and our future Foundations and civil society working towards improving our present and our future play

Demos Forum 2018

Innovative experiences, debate and work groups, networking activities and projections have been some of the proposals of the second edition of the Demos Forum. In this meeting point for Foundations and civil society we have come together to promote projects to improve our world.

We take part in the longest bar in the world We take part in the longest bar in the world

S.O.S. Respira goes for tapas

We will be at this initiative in Seville, which hopes to get into the Guinness book of records, in order to talk about how to prevent choking and what to do if it happens.

On 1 October we are holding Financial Education Day On 1 October we are holding Financial Education Day

On 1 October we are holding Financial Education Day

Euribor, pension plans, interest rates, and income are some of the financial concepts we hear on a daily basis, but do we really know what they mean? On the 1st of October we willl hold Financial Education day to raise awareness of the importance of acquiring financial know how during the different stages of your life.

Spanish graphic humor in the first half of the 20th century Spanish graphic humor in the first half of the 20th century

Bagaría at El Sol

The work of Luis Bagaría, one of Spain's leading exponents of graphic humor during the first half of the 20th century, and his relationship with the daily newspaper El Sol, which reflected the views of the progressive and intellectual critics of the times, can be seem at Fundación MAPFRE Guanarteme from 12 September.

Transparency and Good Practices Transparency and Good Practices

Transparency and Solidarity

Spanish donors are increasingly more demanding and want to know more about the organizations with which they collaborate. On #SéSolidario Day: Transparency and Good Practices, small social organizations and NGOs had the opportunity to explore this subject.

Come to a Safe Spot Come to a Safe Spot

Come to a Safe Spot

At the Safe Spot space you'll find at some service stations along the highway, we offer free checkups of certain safety systems, in addition to road safety tips and awareness activities for both adults and children. Find out about our locations.

Students from the Excel Academy East Boston at MAPFRE USA offices Students from the Excel Academy East Boston at MAPFRE USA offices

Leaders of the future

Eighth grade students from the Excel Academy East Boston school spent a day at the offices of MAPFRE USA thanks to an agreement between Fundación MAPFRE and Teach For America that allows children growing up in low-income communities to have access to quality education.

Take part in Juvenalia to learn and enjoy Take part in Juvenalia to learn and enjoy

Take part in Juvenalia to learn and enjoy

How do you prevent someone drowning, how do you protect yourself in a fire, how do you avoid a traffic accident or take care of yourself by leading a healthy life? We at Fundación MAPFRE have prepared a variety of activities from 6 to 10 December at the Juvenalia Leisure Show, IFEMA, Madrid. There are workshops and activities designed for the youngest members of the family to have fun while learning to avoid accidents, practice what to do in the event of one happening and to appreciate the importance of a healthy life.

We present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain 2016 We present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain 2016

We present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain 2016

To coincide with the launch of our Fire Prevention campaign we present the Study on Victims of Fire in Spain. The data reflected in 2016 reveal that there were more fires and more victims in the home, which is why all efforts are being concentrated on maximizing preventative measures to improve this statistic. Don't miss any of the data in the study and the preventative measures that Fundación MAPFRE is instigating.

PRAISE International Seminar to identify, assess and prevent work-related road safety risks PRAISE International Seminar to identify, assess and prevent work-related road safety risks

The PRAISE International Seminar comes to Madrid

Of all work-related accidents in Spain, 11% are related to traffic. The number of people who suffer work-related casualties on the roads can only be reduced by effective measures and actions. Experts on the subject have set out their knowledge and experience in the field of preventing work-related traffic accidents.

Financial Education Day Financial Education Day

Celebrate Financial Education Day with us

As part of the celebration of Financial Education Day 2017 Fundación MAPFRE receives an Award for implementing the Financial Education Plan, Finance for Everybody with the project Insurance and Pensions for Everybody in response to the second call for entries from the Bank of Spain and the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV). The objective is that we raise awareness of the importance of acquiring adequate knowledge of financial culture applicable to different stages of life. Sooner or later we all need to make decisions for the future.

The future in a pencil case The future in a pencil case

Our campaign “El futuro en un estuche” (The future in a pencil case) comes to an end and we deliver the material

Thanks to the numerous donations received, we have ensured that the most disadvantaged children have the material they need to start their classes. Material has been distributed throughout different Spanish cities. This time we went to Madrid, to the San Vicente de Paul Foundation, to deliver notebooks, pencils, crayons, etc… With your assistance we filled up the maximum possible number of pencil cases.

European Mobility Week European Mobility Week

We are joining in with European Mobility Week

European Mobility Week is being held between 16 and 22 September and we are joining in with activities for the youngest members of the family. The objective: to raise awareness of the negative consequences of the irrational use of cars in the city and the importance of sustainable mobility committed to the environment. Don't miss the activities that Fundación MAPFRE has put together to mark this week!

Fundación MAPFRE, receives an award from ‘Safe Kids’ for its contribution to accident prevention throughout the world Fundación MAPFRE, receives an award from ‘Safe Kids’ for its contribution to accident prevention throughout the world

Fundación MAPFRE, receives an award from ‘Safe Kids’ for its contribution to accident prevention throughout the world

One of Fundación MAPFRE's main areas of activity is specifically accident prevention and improving road safety for which we work on a daily basis. ‘Safe Kids Worldwide’, the international body dedicated to protecting children from unintentional injuries wanted to recognize this work. Thank you!

Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project

Fundación MAPFRE wins an award for its ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ project

The program ‘Juntos Somos Capaces’ (Together We Can) developed by Fundación MAPFRE, whose main objective is to promote the integration into the labor market of people with intellectual disabilities and mental illnesses, was a prizewinner in the Institutional category of the Fundación Randstad Awards. Since 2010, 2,654 people in this situation have found work. Fundación MAPFRE works every day to continue breaking down barriers.

Social networks and the third sector: presence and message Social networks and the third sector: presence and message

Social networks and the third sector: presence and message

As part of the 'Sé Solidario' program, and after the first round table held in February, we are continuing with a series of talks aimed at helping third sector organizations to develop their skills and to provide them with information on the resources needed to improve results in the communication and effectiveness of their causes.

First delivery of food delivery to associations included in the 'Cuenta con nosotros' (Count on Us) program First delivery of food delivery to associations included in the 'Cuenta con nosotros' (Count on Us) program

#Sé Solidario makes the first delivery of food delivery to associations included in the 'Cuenta con nosotros' (Count on Us) program

Pasta, sugar, baby food, frozen products - all of the donations received have been transformed into basic necessities delivered by Fundación MAPFRE volunteers to the following associations to distribute among the most needy: El Pato Amarillo in Madrid, Cala Mare in Valencia and San Vicente de Paul in Orense.

The most innovative Spanish projects of 2016 The most innovative Spanish projects of 2016

SOS Respira chosen among the most innovative Spanish projects of 2016

SOS Respira, the program to raise awareness on how to prevent choking by means of an app for mobile devices, promoted by Fundación MAPFRE, together with the Spanish Society of Emergency Medicine (SEMES) and the Federation of Cooks and Pastry Chefs of Spain (FACYRE), has been recognized as being among the 10 most innovative social initiatives of 2016 by CAF-Development Bank of Latin America and the magazine Compromiso Empresarial.

Drowning Prevention 2017 Drowning Prevention 2017

We are launching our new 'Drowning Prevention 2017' campaign

Do you take the correct safety precautions when bathing in the sea, swimming pools and lakes? Being knowledgeable about the type of water environment we find ourselves in and being careful is essential when bathing. Once again, Fundación MAPFRE is launching its summer campaign 'Drowning Prevention' so that you can enjoy the water safely.

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Lecture Series 'Return to Beauty. Masterpieces of Italian art from between the wars'

If you liked our exhibition 'Return to Beauty. Masterpieces of Italian art from between the wars' or you are thinking of visiting us, you should not miss the series of lectures we have put together to provide you with a more in-depth knowledge of the Novecento Italiano, its artists and the return to order characterized by this period of the 20th century.

“Cell Therapy for disabilities with a neurological cause” can improve the quality of life of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries “Cell Therapy for disabilities with a neurological cause” can improve the quality of life of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries

“Cell Therapy for disabilities with a neurological cause” can improve the quality of life of patients with traumatic spinal cord injuries

Fundación MAPFRE has been helping to fund this research project with stem cells from when it started over twenty years ago. The results obtained following this first trial, which started in July 2013, are encouraging.