Sponsorships that Add Value
Koç Group believes that economic growth and social growth should go hand in hand. For this purpose, the Group undertakes various projects to create added value in different fields such as culture, art, sports, education and health and to promote Turkey in international platforms.
Koç Sports Fest
Koç Spor Fest (KSF) originally organized by Koç Holding in 2006 to create a festival for students has become one of the largest youth and sports organizations in Turkey. As Koç Holding are of the view that sport is essential for healthy individuals and communities the “Koç Spor Fest University Games” were included in KSF under the sponsorship of the Turkish University Sports Federation in 2009.
International Nasreddin Hoca Caricature Competition and Symposium
Koç Holding has been the main sponsor of the International Nasreddin Hodja Cartoon Contest organized by Association of Cartoonists since 2008. Supporting the progress of our society in various forms of art and the representation of our country in various fields.
Aygaz suppots Diabetic Children's Camp since 2004, which has the distinction of being one of the first medical camp for diabetic childrens.
To leave a habitable environment to future generations; Tüpraş supports the waste reception boat of Turmepa "DTO Fethiye" located in Fethiye bays, which continues its activities in order to ensure that future generations can benefit from its contributions to economy, health and welfare.
Aygaz has been sponsoring the Energy Supply Summit since 2018 with the aim of supporting activities that will contribute to the development of the LPG sector in which it is involved, and with the responsibility of being the industry's innovative, pioneering and leading brand.
Grundig, a brand that respects resources and is environmentally conscious, has implemented the “Food for Soul” project with the philosophy of "Respect for Food" in order to raise awareness on global food waste and to encourage public and private organizations to use excessive food.
TOG BAZAR is Organized by the Community Volunteers Foundation (TOG) and sponsored by Yapı Kredi. Social responsibility trainings and projects are supported with donations collected at the festival.
Aygaz has been sponsoring the Turkey Energy Summit since 2015 with the aim of supporting activities that will contribute to the development of the energy sector in which it is involved, and with the responsibility of being the industry's innovative, pioneering and leading brand.
Beko, who believes that sports habits begin at an early age and has been supporting Turkish sports for years, has undertaken the sponsorship of the Barcelona Football School Barça Academy in order to support the physical, emotional, spiritual and social development of children through sports.
Beko became the sponsor of FC Barcelona as of 2014. In a partnership that brings together two global brands; We believe that the deep emotional bond that FC Barcelona has established with its fans is exactly the same as Beko's bond with consumers.
With the sponsorship agreement signed between Arçelik and TFF, two long-established institutions representing red-white colors and national values all over the world joined forces. In this context, Arçelik supports the Men's and Women's National Football Teams as the main sponsor.
Tupras, Turkey Since the 2007-2008 season 2. Physically Disabled Wheelchair Basketball League who struggle to support over Batman Disabled Sports Club.
Turkey's innovative dairy products brand SEK, which realizes projects supporting social and physical developments of children, supports Euroleague Basketball with the motto “Nourishes with Goodness”.
Turkey's largest domestic fuel distribution company Opet is TVF Fuel sponsor of the National Women's Volleyball Team.
Beşiktaş Football Team, sponsored by Beko, between 1990-2004, won 5 championships and 17 cups, experiencing the most successful period in its history. Having a special place in the hearts of fans, Beko became the main sponsor of the team until the end of the 2022 season.
Avis is the main sponsor of the 113-year-old Fenerbahçe Sports Club, which has a worldwide fan base, with the representation of Chest in the Jersey of the Football Team.
Established in 1995, Tüpraşspor Football Club offers talented young people around the Batman Refinery a platform that will enable them to advance in this field by exercising consciously in a healthy environment.
Aygaz, in order to contribute the development of sports in Turkey supports BJK Men's Handball Team since 2013. Aygaz also carries the distinction of being the first private sector organizations have supported the handball sport in Turkey.
Tofaş has been cooperating with Bursaspor since 2016, with the aim of expressing its connection with the city of Bursa and its support for sports. This cooperation continues until 2022 with various activities.
Ford Trucks is one of the main sponsors of ETRC, the only motorsport event operating in the heavy commercial segment across Europe.
Aygaz, in order to support the development of sports in Turkey, Fenerbahce Sports Club Professional Football Team, the 2018 supports as a sponsor of the shirts since.
Ford Snow Academy, located in four different centers in Uludağ, provides services to those interested in winter sports such as skiing, snowboarding and kite boarding.
The HeForShe movement invites men around the world to advocate for gender equality shoulder to shoulder with women. It is a first in sports with the Fenerbahçe&UN Women HeForShe movement, implemented with the contributions of Tüpraş.
Ford Kite Academy sees kiteboarding not only as a sport or a hobby but as a way of life and continues its basic training activities in this direction.
With the awareness of being a brand that supports sports, Aygaz has been supporting the Koç American Football team since 2014.
Avis, the constant supporter of the sport, supplies vehicles to the Clubs Association, a football foundation formed by 18 Super League teams, with the aim of ensuring the unity and solidarity of the teams in the Super League and finding a common solution to the problems that occur.
Ford Trucks serves as the Official Truck Provider for the M-Sport World Rally Team, one of the most important rally teams in the world, with the F-MAX, its vehicle with the "2019 International Truck of the Year (ITOY)" award.
Tofaş Turkish Automobile Factory became the title sponsor of Nilüfer Sports Hall in 2015 in order to express its support to the social life of the city of Bursa, where it is located, through sports channels. Matches of Tofaş Basketball Club and local clubs are held at Tofaş Sports Hall.
By providing the Fenerbahçe Women's Volleyball Team as the Main Sponsorship and Name Sponsorship, a link is established between the Fenerbahçe Women's Volleyball team and the “Opet Women's Power” project.
Yapı Kredi sponsored by the Istanbul Golf organized by the Club of Yapı Kredi Private Banking Golf Tournament for 14 years; in order to increase the awareness of golf in Turkey and the increasing interest in the cultivation of new athletes.
Aygaz support the development of sports in Turkey in order to support the Tofaş Basketball Team since 2019.It is also the water sponsor of the team with its Pürsu brand.
TEGV's Firefly Project, which is designed to develop emotions and skills such as self-confidence, worthiness, self-expression, creativity and empathy, and to raise awareness on issues such as environment, children's rights and hygiene, is supported.
Arçelik supports the Rahmi M. Koç Museum, a non-profit institution dedicated to the collection, research, preservation and exhibition of industrial and engineering objects and documents from all periods from the past to the present.
Ford Otosan is the transportation sponsorship of Arter, aims to create an accessible, vibrant cultural and educational platform for everyone. Ford Otosan enables visitors to reach the nearest public transportation points.
Aygaz has been printing Rahmi Koç museum entrance tickets and supporting the museum since 2007 with the importance it attaches to social support in the field of culture and arts.
Aygaz, which has been a supporter of the Istanbul Biennial since 2015 together with the energy group companies Opet and Tüpraş, is also the water sponsor of the Istanbul Biennial.
Aware of the importance of social support in the field of culture and arts, Aygaz has been providing sponsorship support to Koç University “Sevgi Gönül Theater days” since 2015.
Aygaz launched the “Aygaz Library” project in 1996, aimed at book lovers, art lovers, researchers and young people, in order to remind the richness of the geography we live in with its history and culture and to pass it on to future generations.
The project, which Tüpraş has supported since 2013, implemented to convey the experience of our world-renowned pianists Güher-Süher Pekinel to young people. Within the scope of the scholarship; Talented young people continue their education in prestigious music schools with expert instructors.
Aygaz, with the International Istanbul Theater Festival since 2004, aims to introduce the universal values of art to our country. At the same time, student ticket sponsorship has been undertaken to meet the students with the theater.
Tofas contributed to the uncovering of cultural heritage and preservation since 2005, in Hierapolis ancient city, Denizli. Also it undertook the sponsorship of the restoration of the Hades statue with Ploutonio the Sanctuary.
Tüpraş supports the Istanbul Theater Festival organized by İKSV. At the same time, student ticket sponsorship has been undertaken to meet the students with the theater.
Aygaz publishes the information and documents collected from the Ottoman archives into a book in order to remind us of the richness of the geography we live in with its history and culture and to pass it on to future generations.
Since 2010, Old Van City Excavations was supported, Castle and Mound Excavations carried out in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Istanbul University. The archaeological excavations carried out in Tuspa, the capital of Urartu.
Efforts to bring light to the ancient city of Sagalassos, dating back to 4.200 BC with the first traces of settlement, have been supported since 2005. After the Antonine Fountain, the restoration of the Upper Agora, where the heart of the ancient city life beats, started.
Ford Otosan supports Step Istanbul, an event that aims to bring young artists and art lovers together to make art more accessible.
Tüpraş, by undertaking the corporate sponsorship of Arter. While supporting the creation of an environment where young people and children can meet contemporary art, it also enables young people to visit Arter exhibitions free of charge.
Tüpraş carries the long-established civilizations that left their marks on the ancient lands of Anatolia to the next generations with the Anatolian Civilizations book series. Many works have been presented to readers so far with the cooperation of Yapı Kredi Culture and Arts Publishing.
Yapı Kredi and bomontiada signed a cooperation that will add a new breath to the social life of the city. With its creative and productive cultural structure, performance rooms, workshop areas, Yapı Kredi Culture and Art exhibitions, Yapı Kredi bomontiada turns into a center of attraction.