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The Real Madrid Foundation and Millicom-TIGO join forces for social sports projects in Latin America


Club president Florentino Perez welcomed the CEO of the company Millicom-TIGO, Mauricio Ramos, to Real Madrid City for the signing of the alliance which will see the sustainability of 69 Real Madrid Foundation social sports projects in nine Latin American countries (Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Paraguay) and in the United States over the next five years.

The giant of fixed and mobile services, Millicom, which has more than 55 million customers in 10 countries in Latin America and Africa, has developed social commitments with each community since 1990, becomes a new global sponsor of the Real Madrid Foundation social sports projects.

Educational work
Through this partnership with Millicom, 11,200 children and their families will be educated on responsible and productive use of the Internet, access to digital tools and prevention of cyberstalking, as well as programs aimed at empowering women to improve their employability.

During his meeting with the real Madrid President Mauricio Ramos said: “This partnership is based on values ​​that we share with Real Madrid with the aim of improving the education and future of children, as connectivity and football bring people together. let us tirelessly commit to building the digital highways that connect people, in order to improve their lives and help the development of communities ”.

Strong presence of the Foundation in the Americas
This partnership sees Millicom join the group of sponsors who support the Real Madrid Foundation sustainable projects in the Americas, with Fundación Mapfre, Banco Merchant Santa Cruz, AT&T, Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, Globalvia and Kontiki Expeditions. In collaboration with local NGOs, the Foundation works with 22,000 children in the Americas, providing education in values ​​through sport, nutrition, tutoring, etc.


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