We aspire to be a business with a positive impact on its local environment and throughout the entire value chain, one that contributes to improving the overall well-being of all the parts of society we have an effect on.
With this programme we hope to have a positive impact on the communities our business directly or indirectly affects. We will work to reduce inequalities, promote healthy habits, restore local ecosystems and ultimately become an inclusive business, in this way contributing to society as a whole.
We contribute to making the local economy more dynamic by hiring local suppliers from Tarragona and Catalonia, and also by offering stable employment to 88.8 % local area and collaborating with local organisations of a social nature
SUPPLY CHAIN COMPOSITION
(N.º OF SUPPLIERS)
55,87 % of our expenditure goes to suppliers in Catalonia.
We've also participated in other actions to improve well-being in our local community: Highlights from 2020 were:
In 2021 we made economic contributions to local entities for a total of €8,600.
WE PARTICIPATED IN THE PROGRAMME REPTE EXPERIMENTA
We signed a collaboration agreement with the URV foundation to support the programme Repte Experimenta (Experiment Challenge), under the slogan “Interest and vocation in Science is not innate, it’s created”, as a means of acquainting primary and secondary school students with scientific experimentation.
INSPIRA STEAM PROJECT TO PROMOTE CAREERS IN TECHNOLOGY
As part of our volunteering activities, we collaborated with the Inspira STEAM project, which promotes careers for women in science and technology and aims to break gender stereotypes regarding education in the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics) fields. Five ELIX team members collaborated by mentoring sixth-year primary students from various schools in Tarragona.
WE RENEWED OUR COOPERATION COMMITMENT WITH THE CORAVANT FOUNDATION
Coravant is a foundation for congenital heart disease which operates in Catalonia offering psychosocial assistance to children, teens and adults with heart problems since infancy/early childhood. Our commitment is an economic donation to support some of their social projects such as the AventuresCor camps.