Tuesday, May 20, FUNDACION MAPFRE gave out its 2013 Social Awards, which reward people and institutions that have made oustanding contributions to society and which amount to a total of 120,000 euros in prize money. The event was held in the MAPFRE Training Center in Madrid and was presided over by Her Majesty the Queen of Spain.
Doctor Joaquin Barraquer Moner – “Jose Manuel Martinez Lifetime Achievement Award” in recognition of the exemplary career of a person over 70 years old at the service of society.
The Civil Guard’s nature protector service SEPRONA, created in 1988 – “Best Environmental Management” award for its contribution to the conservation of the environment.
Fundacion NIPACE – “Best Act of Solidarity” award for its “Aid for Children and Young People with Cerebral Palsy” program.
The Michou and Mau IAP Foundation of Mexico – “Best Action in the Prevention of Accidents and Health Hazards” award for an initiative aimed at preventing accidents and promoting health.