Date: 10/04/2020

Addiko Bank donates RSD 2 Million for purchasing COVID-19 tests

Addiko Bank donates RSD 2 Million to the Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Serums "Torlak" for the procurement of necessary laboratory equipment.

Addiko Bank has donated RSD 2 Million to the Torlak Institute of Virology, Vaccines and Serums. The grant will be used to buy the laboratory equipment needed to broaden the reach of coronavirus testing in Serbia. 

‘We are aware of the role of the Torlak Institute in safeguarding public health. A national centre with a global reputation, the Institute has been playing a major part in helping Serbia contain the coronavirus outbreak. One of the key measures in fighting the virus is testing as many people as possible and processing the results quickly, which is why we chose this way to contribute to the joint effort. It is crucial for all of to persevere, remain united, and show responsibility towards those around us. This is how our bank’s wishes to support the broader community’, said Vojislav Lazarević, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Addiko Bank.