A few weeks ago, pretty quickly after the beginning of the war in Ukraine, we planted the seed of the idea of training and relocation Ukrainian exiled women in order to give them the opportunity to build a new existence in Slovakia - not as refugees, not in shelters but as casino workers to build a new future.
Today, 19 women, mainly from Kharkiv and Mariupol, have been recruited and have already partially completed their training. Some of them are working already as live game employees in the Kosice and Bratislava casinos of the Banco Casino group and they are being supported with elementary English and/or Slovak language courses. The company also helps them to find new permanent homes where they can live and also host members of their families that they fled their home with.
A fantastic achievement considering the idea was randomly discussed around an afternoon coffee between two meetings.
Thanks again to the Banco management for the efficiency!
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