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SZLACHETNA PACZKA (THE NOBLE GIFT)

Social assistance and welfare

THE NOBLE GIFT is a nationwide project implemented since 2001 by the SPRING Association, which consists in helping families in financial difficulties. Three groups are involved in this project: volunteers, donors and benefactors. 2 weeks before Christmas, families receive packages that are the answer to their individual needs, and often also to their dreams. Such assistance underlines the dignity of the endowed. In addition to material assistance, the action aims to show these families that they are not alone.

Stowarzyszenie WIOSNA ("SPRING" Association)

The SPRING Association is a non-profit organization. The mission is to promote solidarity with the needy, to mediate in the organization of assistance and create a civic society. The activities of the SPRING Association are mainly based on volunteering. All projects of the association concern assistance that takes place at different stages (1. in-depth analysis of needs, 2. wise, well-thought-out effective assistance to those in need) so as to contribute to changing the lives of these people.

Poland

ul. Berka Joselewicza 21,
31-031 Kraków, Poland

Partner 1

BNP PARIBAS

Bank BNP Paribas has been a strategic partner of The Noble GIFT since 2018. the bank supports this initiative all year round, promotes the idea of wisely through the next installments of the campaign "Helping is cool" and engages employees in providing assistance. Customers of the bank were also given the opportunity to exchange points collected in the mamBONUS loyalty program for vouchers supporting the Noble GIFT.

Poland

ul. Kasprzaka 2,
01-211 Warszawa, Poland

Partner 2

Allegro

Allegro is one of the largest e-commerce companies in Europe, which, in addition to a wide range of products, is also involved in social initiatives. For many years he has also supported the Noble GIFT. Allegro customers can help the Noble Gift during their purchases, just add a specially issued brick to their cart between December 1 and December 27.

Poland

Allegro.pl sp. z o.o.
ul. Grunwaldzka 182,
60-166 Poznań, Poland

Partner 3

Jeronimo Martins Polska S.A. (Biedronka)

Biedronka is the largest retail chain in Poland, which has been present on the Polish market for 25 years. In 2020, the Biedronka chain of stores became the main partner of the Noble Gift and supports the action not only in product, but above all gives its customers the opportunity to purchase specially marked products, so that thanks to daily purchases they can help needy families all over Poland. The "Biedronka" Foundation has contributed to the creation of a special educational project "I help the senior".

Poland

Ul. Żniwna 5,
62-025 Kostrzyn, Poland

Partner 4

InPost

InPost is the largest logistics operator in Poland. InPost supports the Noble Gift.

Poland

InPost sp. z o.o.
EQUAL BUSINESS PARK Budynek B
ul. Wielicka 28,
30-552 Kraków, Poland

THE NOBLE GIFT is aimed at reaching out to families in need, within the first year of their lives of difficulties, tragedy, or some sudden situation that is causing their poverty. The aim of this action is to help, but wise, which will be an impetus for change and lasting help.

The package is intended to strengthen families in their struggles, to restore hope and faith in people's disinterested goodness. Helping these people is to give them a chance to change.
The NOBLE GIFT also carries out the mission of inspiring people to become someone, win their lives, become a hero.

Roles of the volunteers

70%

Have been involved in the implementation

investors and donors

wise help,

Quality Standards of project with volunteers

I declare that my project meets all the quality requirements here listed

  • There are clear, planned outcomes for the local community based on identified needs.
  • Volunteers bring added value to the project and don’t replace paid staff.
  • Volunteers are recruited, trained and managed according to the quality volunteer management cycle.
  • The conditions of the opportunity are inline with the relevant legal framework in the country/ region concerned. Eg regarding insurance, expenses payments, agreements/contracts etc.
  • The volunteers are celebrated and thanked for their time and commitment.

YES

  • The organization providing the volunteer opportunity demonstrates an inclusive approach. Volunteers from all backgrounds and situations are welcome.

YES

  • There is the opportunity for the learning acquired through volunteering to be validated, if the volunteer desires it.

YES