FOOD BANK

Sigma donated 1,020 tons of food, primarily processed meats, 300 tons more than in 2012, to various entities operated by the Mexican Food Bank Association. This organization, dedicated to battling hunger and improving nutrition for Mexico’s most vulnerable families, takes this food to various charitable institutions, including orphanages and shelters. Thus, contributions from Sigma provided access to healthy and nutritious food for 23,166 families.

ALFA works continuously to establish and maintain permanent dialogue, cooperation and solidarity with each community where its companies operate achieving natural benefits. Additionally, it promotes programs and initiatives in the areas of education, nutrition and social assistance.


Achievements In 2013


EDUCATION

168

SCHOOLS SUPPORTED, BENEFITING 17,010 STUDENTS.

> 97 agreements between ALFA companies and universities benefitted 1,716 students.
> 547 students did internships at ALFA’s companies.

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

146

CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS SUPPORTED.

> 1,106 employees volunteered to help their communities, investing more than 5,500 hours.
> $6.9 million pesos donated to help disabled children through Mexico’s Telethon.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

100%

OF ALFA COMPANIES HAVE PROGRAMS TO FACILITATE COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT.

> 65% of ALFA’s companies purchases were made to local suppliers.
> ALFA companies participated in more than 20 external initiatives focusing on community well-being.