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Bank Millennium among Top 10 most responsible companies in Poland

05.06.2020

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Bank Millennium took sixth place in the Ranking of Responsible Companies 2020 and third in the banking, financial and insurance sectors. Ranking of Responsible Companies is a list of biggest Polish companies evaluated from the point of view of quality of corporate social responsibility (CSR) management.

Responsible Business Leaders include companies, which were top scorers in following areas: responsible business management, sustainable development policy, positive influence management as well as responsibility indicators relating to employee, environmental and supplier relations matters. The Responsible Companies Ranking, published for the first time in 2007, is the only list of companies operating in Poland evaluated in terms of the quality of corporate social responsibility management (CSR).

CSR activities are part and parcel of Bank Millennium’s business strategy and apply to three main groups: customers, employees and community. The company’s priority is to alleviate physical and digital barriers in access to banking and non-banking (e.g. e-administration) services. Bank Millennium is not only dedicated to developing mobile solutions, which enable use of financial services anywhere and any time, but also adapts its services to the needs of persons with disabilities. The improvements concern easier access to branches, cash machines, telephone service, website as well as service method. 100% of our cash machines and almost 70% branches are adapted to requirements of persons with disabilities. CSR programmes carried out for employees involve first of all supporting diversity in the workplace (Bank Millennium is a signatory of the Diversity Charter), assuring stable and attractive employment terms and conditions as well as offering opportunities to engage in social activities. Community programmes are largely implemented via Bank Millennium Foundation and focus on two areas: financial education and employee volunteering The company also supports UN Sustainable Development Goals. Joining the business and government administration partnership for attaining these Goals, Bank Millennium declared it would undertake activities especially as regards financial education of children and the youth. This goal is attained by means of carrying out the Financial ABCs kindergarten children financial education programme, which has already trained 53,000 children. Since 14 years ago all CSR actions are recapitulated every year in Bank Millennium’s Corporate Social Responsibility Report: https://raportroczny.bankmillennium.pl/2019/en