Focused partnerships with charitable organisations
As a company, Papyrus strives to be a responsible member of the communities in which we operate through focused partnerships. We are actively supporting various charities by donating financial aid or products. A number of good initiatives between Papyrus and local charities have taken place so far, listed below are a few examples:
Algojimas, Papyrus Lithuania
The mission of the foundation is to influence public opinion about disability while striving towards successful integration of disabled children and their families within society. Papyrus Lithuania gives paper for practical sessions for children and their parents in psychosocial rehabilitation camp.
Mothers’ Union, Papyrus Lithuania
The charity foundation Mamų Unija (Mothers’ Union) in Lithuania is a non-profit organization that has been operating since 2008. Over five years they have launched various nation-wide charity projects aimed at supporting children suffering from cancer. Papyrus Lithuania donates paper to publish the book “The house of fairy-tales“. All money collected from the sales of this book goes to the development of a house being built for the families of children with cancer.
Children's Traffic Calendar, Papyrus Sweden
The Children's Traffic Calendar association produces educational material in traffic knowledge to schools across Sweden. Papyrus Sweden is sponsoring the production of the calendar to the schools in the Mölndal region.
Bärenmoos Foundation, Papyrus Switzerland
The "Wohnhaus Bärenmoos" in Oberrieden ZH offers 29 people with a physical handicap or brain injury a living space in which it is possible to cope positively with their life situation. Each individual is respected as an independent person, individually cared for and supported, according to his or her wishes and possibilities.
Wendepunkt Foundation, Papyrus Switzerland
With the foundation "Wendepunkt" in Muhen AG people experience a turning point. True to this motto, the Christian foundation is continuously looking for new solutions that serve people and society. Built on the pillars of working, education, living and integrating, they always focus on people, their social and professional development as well as the development of their resources.
AFIRO, Papyrus Switzerland
The non-profit organization AFIRO, based in Ecublens VD, deals with the social and professional reintegration of people, receiving support from the state disability insurance. Through rehabilitation initiatives and vocational education opportunities as well as employment opportunities adapted to skills and needs, they offer support programmes adapted to people’s talents. This helps people to develop their identity as well as their professional potential.
Teach for Romania, Papyrus Romania
Teach for Romania is a non- profit association involved in developing role model teachers. Papyrus Romania is sponsoring the organisation with copy paper.
Social engagement at Papyrus Germany
The Papyrus social engagement strategy is based on our values. Every organisation, event or activity we sponsor should share two or more of our values. We are not a passive sponsor. We take responsibility for our partners and choose those with whom we can work long-term. We also like to actively participate in their development.