Tesco Foundation was established in 2012, as an initiative of Tesco Polska Sp. z o.o. It has been looking after the better future of Polish children.
The Foundation is a charity organization, and its aim is to support valuable initiatives and social projects, as well as promotion of the idea of integration and commitment to the common good. In its activities, it focuses on helping children and local communities. It conducts programs in scope of education, social help and health promotion. Its most important projects include: a grant competition “You choose, we help”, children feeding program “Eat Healthy”, Charity Runs, scholarships program for Tesco employees children and partnership to family orphanages run by Happy Kids Foundation. Yearly it supports many social initiatives aimed at improving the situation of children and young people.
In 2014 Foundation gained the status of public benefit organization, which means that tax payers can donate 1% of their tax to support our beneficiaries.
We have two types of programs: