The day has arrived! The donation delivery ceremony to the 56 selected CSOs who participated in the Convocatoria Julio 2022 was held. The event took place at 10 in the morning (Mexico City) virtually through Zoom and was transmitted via Facebook, and on-site in two rooms of DEACERO’s Planta Acería Celaya.
Representatives of Guanajuato and Querétaro’s CSOs attended in person to receive a symbolical physical check; as well as volunteers from the Madrinas DEACERO program: Verónica Ávila, Griselda Castillo, María de los Ángeles Hernández, María Guadalupe Álvarez, María de Dolores Ramírez, Gabriela Ríos and Cecilia León.
As part of the event program, there was a presentation regarding what is Fundación DEACERO, having into account its transformation that takes it farther than social project funding, by turning it into a community foundation. Another topic was DEACERO and its 70 years engaged with the economic and social development of communities in which it´s present; along with Madrinas DEACERO of Villagrán, where some madrinas shared their testimony about their participation in the program.
After, three madrinas presented and delivered the donations to the selected CSOs of the states of Chihuahua, Ciudad de México, Coahuila, Estado de México, Guanajuato, Nuevo León, Puebla, Querétaro, San Luís Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora and Yucatán.
Lastly, to close the event, the official video of the Madrinas DEACERO program was released.