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September 23rd, 2014

“2014 BNP Paribas Amateur Open” successfully promotes the fun of tennis

The ‘2014 BNP Paribas Amateur Open’ was a real success! The tournament which was held from 18 to 21 September had 1,400 amateur tennis players participating at the event.
Following the success of the first ‘BNP Paribas Amateur Open’ tennis competition last year, BNP Paribas entities in Korea organised this well-received tennis tournament jointly with Korea [...]

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Sung Won Chung

Sung Won Chung

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May 16th, 2013

Fencing for a greater cause

As a part of a team-building activity for 25 of its partners, BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions Italy joined forces with Associazione art4sport, a non-profit organization dealing with sport as a tool for physical and psychological recovery in kids and young people with limb prosthesis. [...]

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October 23rd, 2012

Superhumans share their super stories during Diversity Week in the UK

From the 15-19 October 2012, BNP Paribas UK hosted its first-ever Diversity Week. Comprised of a number of educational events for all staff, it serves as an awareness-raising forum, bringing together discussion on gender, ability, sexual orientation, ethnic and religious background. [...]

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October 19th, 2012

Biking for funds and food in Korea

Employees from BNP Paribas Korea* cycled across the nation to raise funds and rice for BAFFOR, a charity organisation which provides basic necessities and warm meals to disadvantaged elderly citizens, as well as to people without proper shelter.
The 600km-rally from Pusan to Seoul was divided into five segments over a period of five days.  BNP [...]

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September 28th, 2012

Sun and Supporters for the first Amsterdam City Swim

Together with more than 1000 other participants, 20 employees from BNP Paribas Investment Partners participated in the Amsterdam City Swim on September 9th. They all succeeded in swimming 2028 meters in the Amstel river and the canals of Amsterdam and by doing so raised money and awareness for the ALS Foundation.
ALS, also known as Lou [...]

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September 18th, 2012

BlogTV: Integration through sport

The También Foundation is run by sports lovers, for sports lovers. But there is one difference between Tambien and any other athletics club: the Foundation works to provide access to sports for athletes with disabilities, whether physical, mental, intellectual or sensory.
También was created by an athlete who, following a paragliding accident, realized that few possibilities [...]

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September 14th, 2012

The 2012 Football Kick-Off

The 3rd Football Kick-Off took place on 31 August at Woluwe-St-Lambert, in Belgium. The event was organized by the Special Olympics, a long-time partner of BNP Paribas Fortis. [...]

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August 16th, 2012

“Spinnathon” raises funds for Macmillan Cancer Support

On Tuesday 14 August, BNP Paribas’ hosted its first-ever “Spinnathon” for our 2012 UK Charity of the Year. [...]

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July 12th, 2012

Rowing against cancer

106 rowing boats, more than 400 participants and € 50,000 in proceeds, all for a good cause—this is the impressive result of the charity event “Rudern gegen Krebs”… [...]

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