K-stores joined the Red Nose Day campaign in 2015 and raised more than €415,000.
The organisations participating in the Red Nose Day activities promote children's rights in Africa, Asia, and Central and South America.
Kesko and K-stores are the national partner of the Salvation Army's Christmas Kettle collection. The Salvation Army distributes Kesko's vouchers for recipients, who can use them to buy products at K-Group stores.
Kesko participates in the Good Christmas Spirit collection organised annually by the Mannerheim League for Child Welfare and the Finnish Red Cross to help poor families with children in difficult circumstances in Finland. K-food store vouchers distributed to such families before Christmas add to their Christmas spirit.
K-food stores and the Finnish Basketball Association have signed a cooperation agreement on acting as partners of the basketball youth national teams and the children and youth teams of the Finnish Basketball Association.
In 2015, the Finnish Basketball Association, basketball clubs and local K-food stores arrange, for example, basketball events and “Little Wolves” basketball classes for primary school aged children throughout Finland.
Intersport Finland Ltd is the main partner of the Finnish Athletics Federation (SUL). In spring 2015, the cooperation between Intersport and the Finnish Athletics Federation was extended from running to also include top level sports and the athletics national team.
In spring 2015, Intersport Finland Ltd and the Finnish Ski Association signed a multi-year cooperation contract which makes Intersport the main partner of the national cross country skiing team.
We are not looking for new sponsorship partners at the moment.