On 3rd August, 2015, H.E. Eng. Khalid Abdel Aziz, Minister of Youth and Sports, honored Mr. Mohamed El Atriby, the Chairman of the Board of Banque Misr, in recognition of the bank's sponsorship of the Ramadan Futsal Tournament for Youth Centers for the fourth consecutive year.
The nationwide tournament saw 176 teams and 7700 participants compete over the course of the month including players, administrators, referees, competition committees, and members of the media. Participants hailed from across Egypt as follows: 480 participants from Alexandria, Beheira, Kafr El Sheikh, Gharbia, Matrouh and Menoufia, 288 participants from Luxor, Aswan, Sohag, and New Valley, Port Said, Sharqia, Ismailia, Cairo, Giza and Qaluibiya, 192 participants from North Sinai, South Sinai, Suez, Faiyum, Beni Souif, Minya, Red Sea, Qena, and Assuit.
Banque Misr's sponsorship of the national tournament falls within the bank's commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR), a key pillar of the bank's strategy. The bank's CSR programs primarily focus on health, education, and youth.