Kinross wins Benefactor of the Year award in Magadan!

Congratulations Kinross Russia, for receiving the 2017 “Benefactor of the Year” award for investment in social sustainability. Kinross is also the recipient of the “Gold of Magadan Plaque of Honor”!

The annual Benefactor of the Year award honours businesses that are making investments in the community, social development projects, the environment and social issues impacting the city of Magadan.

The Gold of Magadan Plaque of Honor is awarded to companies that receive community recognition for their active participation in the social life of the city.

Kinross Russia received the awards for its investments in youth education, including science and robotics competitions, and organizing sporting events for youth.

“The city of Magadan is developing social partnerships and cooperation with organizations across all industries,” said Yuri Grishan, Mayor of Magadan. “Kinross has been a partner for several years and remains actively engaged in the life of our community members. We are grateful to have them as a neighbour.” 

Evgeniya Saevich, Regional Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility, Magadan, accepted the award on behalf of the region at a city council meeting with government officials, organizations involved in community support, and community members.

Evgeniya Saevich, Regional Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility, Magadan, accepts the award at the gala

An up-close photo of the ‘Benefactor of the Year’ award

An up-close photo of the ‘Gold of Magadan’ award