Social Action in Spain
Ferrovial contributes to the rehabilitation of 2 Spanish Cáritas’ Center in Murcia and A Coruña.
Project to improve infrastructure and upgrade food distribution and service centres in Spain. Spanish Federation of Food Banks.
Ferrovial helped upgrade the infrastructure and equipment at food distribution centres belonging to the Barcelona, Cantabria, Madrid and Murcia Food Banks in 2014. The company allocated 100,000 euro to this project.
The Spanish Federation of Food Banks currently comprises more than 50 food banks, whose goal is to collect surplus food and redistribute it among people in need, avoiding waste or misuse of food. The Food Banks distribute foodstuffs to officially recognised charities and social aid organisations which are in close contact with disadvantaged groups.
Project to improve infrastructure and upgrade food distribution and service centres. Spanish Red Cross.
Ferrovial helped the Spanish Red Cross upgrade the infrastructure and equipment at the humanitarian organisation’s food distribution centres in Madrid, Seville, Barcelona and Murcia. Ferrovial allocated 100,000 euro to upgrading and refurbishing the facilities, providing support to over 12,000 people.
Having directly assisted over one million people affected by the crisis, and with one million members and over 200,000 volunteers, the Spanish Red Cross is one of the humanitarian institutions with the broadest reach in Spain. It assists vulnerable groups in Spain and other countries through preventive, care, rehabilitation and development activities, performed primarily by volunteers.