Sponsorships and donations
HEP – sponsor of top Croatian sports
As a friend of sports, HEP has recognized the long and valuable tradition Croatia has in water polo and handball and the capacities their teams have to be among the world's best. On the other hand, by having HEP’s logo on their gear, Croatian water polo and handball players confirm the company as socially responsible and contribute to its reputation.
- Since 1998, HEP has been participating in the Eco School Project which has been implemented by the Foundation for Environmental Education of the Council of Europe. HEP is the sponsor of the following ECO Schools: Electromechanical Vocational School Varaždin, and Konjščina, Stanovi Zadar, Ivo Lola Ribar Labin, Vladimir Nazor Pazin, Kostrena, Kalnik elementary schools and a kindergarten, Tribalj
- Since 1995, HEP has been giving prizes to students who achieve best results in national mathematics and physics contests and since 2005 to the best students of vocational electrical schools.
- On the occasion of Earth Day, April 22, Degenia Velebitica, an annual award for the best piece of environmental journalism, is presented. The founders of the award are Environmental Journalists Section of the Croatian Journalists Society and APO Environmental services, a member of HEP Group.
- HEP regularly supports the work of the HEP Pensioners Association and HEP’s Croatian Homeland War Veterans Association by giving donations.
Open competition for donations “Light on the Journey Together”
The participants in the open competition may be registered associations, clubs and institutions headquartered in Croatia. The projects that can be entered in the competition may be in the following areas: youth, art and cultural heritage, humanitarian work, science and society or environment. The decision on the award of donations will be made on the basis of the assessment of the quality and originality of the project, degree of usefulness for local or wider community and responsible management of the donation proceeds.