São Paulo, August 2, 2017 – Klabin inaugurated yesterday, August 1, Rolim Rosa Community Center, in Angatuba (SP). The space will be used for educational and cultural activities, music and dance workshops, cooking and keep-fit classes, with facilities to serve children, youngsters, adults and the elderly.
The social project was developed and built by Klabin, in return for financing from the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES), and will benefit over two thousand residents of communities Jardim Elisa Volpi and Residencial Vital Rolim Rosa. In addition to cultural workshops, the space’s infrastructure can also host exhibitions, traditional festivals and popular events. The municipality will be responsible for the Center’s operation and maintenance.
The inauguration ceremony was attended by Angatuba’s mayor Luiz Antonio Machado, by state representative Edson Giriboni, in addition to other local authorities and associations that represent the population. The Industrial Manager of Klabin’s Angatuba Unit, Rodrigo Oliveira, represented the company and highlighted the importance of the investment to the region, which continues aligned with the company’s sustainability policy for developing locally the communities where it operates.