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WW group renews sponsor agreement with SOS Children’s Villages 

26.06.2012 (WW )
The Wilh. Wilhelmsen group (WW) continue as one of the principal sponsors of SOS Children’s Villages in Norway until 2014 under an agreement signed today.

WW’s cooperation with SOS Children's Villages in Norway started in 2009 supporting the establishment of a children’s village in the Philippines. Under the new agreement, our support will go to programmes in India and the Philippines.

 “We want to contribute to local societies where we have activities. Through cooperation with SOS Children’s Villages we are able to work on a long-term basis and contribute to make life better for many children,” says brand manager Bjørg Ekornrud in the corporate communications department.

“We see that our support not only secures a better future for the individual child but also contributes to development of the society the children live in.”

Stable and long-term care is central for SOS. This is a good match to our corporate culture which is based on values and sustainability.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pictured: Secretary General of SOS Norway, Svein Grønnern and Benedicte Gude, Group vice president corporate communications WW Holding sign the renewed agreement.

 


For further information, contact;
Bjørg Ekornrud, Brand manager, WWH
tel +47 67 58 43 19 (office)

Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA is a global maritime industry group focusing on shipping and integrated logistics services for cars and rolling cargo through its shareholding in Wilh. Wilhelmsen ASA. The group occupies a leading position in the global maritime service industry through Wilhelmsen Maritime Services AS, delivering products and services to some 200 shipyards and 22 000 vessels annually. Through Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding Invest AS the group aims at exploring and developing new opportunities within the energy-, offshore- and maritime industry.

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