A NEW PROJECT FOR OSMANIYE FROM TOSYALI HOLDİNG "TOSYALI MULTIPURPOSE CLOSED SPORTS HALL"

The foundation was laid for the "Tosyalı Multipurpose Closed Sports Hall" to be constructed in Osmaniye.

Tosyalı Holding, which has put its signature on great achievements with the investments it has made until now in the iron&steel sector is continuing its social responsibility projects without losing pace. After the Osmaniye Society Sciences Lycee, the Tosyalı Education Application School and Vocational Education Center it is putting its signature under a new investment in Osmaniye.

Tosyalı Holding, in addition to the direct employment it provides for nearly 4.000 people in Adana, Osmaniye, Hatay and İskenderun with its commercial activities, is also fulfilling its social responsibilities with great enthusiasm.

The foundation of the "Tosyalı Multipurpose Closed Sports Hall" to be constructed in Osmaniye. Was laid on April 24, 2012 with the participation of Sn. Suat Kılıç, Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Celalettin Cerrah, Governor of Osmaniye, Mr. Mustafa Elitaş, AK PParty Group Vice President, Mr. Durdu Mehmet Kastal and Mr. Suat Ünal AK Party Osmaniye Members of Parliament and Mr. Fuat Tosyalı, Chairman of the Board of Tosyalı Holding.

The construction protocol of the Tosyalı Multipurpose Closed Sports Hall, the foundation of which was load, was signed on November 14, 2011. The "Tosyalı Multipurpose Closed Sports Hall" aiming to support the physical and mental development of our youth who are the guarantee of our future and which shall be donated to the Osmaniye Governorshio Youth Services and Sports City Directorate after its construction is completed shall meet a very important need of the Osmaniye city and at the same time will enable the organization of national and international competitions.

'WE PLACE GREAT IMPORTANCE TO SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY PROJECTS'
Fuat Tosyalı, Chairman of the Board of Tosyalı Holding, the speech he made in the foundation laying ceremony said: "For the Tosyalı Family being and industrialist is not only production – employment - exportation and tax. We, as the Tosyalı Family, also place great importance on the social responsibility projects in every region we invest in. When our Prime Minister who honored the opening ceremony of our facilities in Osmaniye mentioned in his speech our Osmaniye's need for a Social Sciences Lycee and a Closed Sports Hall with the suggestion of our Governor, we took that as a duty and immediately had a special project prepared for each. We completed the Social Sciences Lycee last year and delivered it to the Ministry of National Education. In the meantime our Governor mentioned the need for a school also for our disabled citizens and we accepted that as well without any hesitation and completed that too. Hopefully in the month of May during the Disabled’s' Week we shall delivery the TOSYALI Education Application School and the Vocational Education Center and delivery them to our Governor's Office".

'DESIGNED AS A SPECIAL PROJECT'
Charitable Businessmen Fuat Tosyalı, in the continuation of his speech explained, "The Tosyalı Multipurpose Closed Sports Hall, which is the basis of our coming together today was designed as a special project. This sports complex which we shall complete in 18 months shall be built on 7.100 M2 and our building's seating area shall be 3.500 m2. Our complex shall enable the organization of Basketball, Handball and Volleyball competitions and shall also have 2.000 seats of spectator capacity and 4 multipurpose training halls. In the facility there shall also be sportsmen – referee changing rooms, physician room and doping control center and the VIP lounge and fitness hall; at the same time it shall have 4 broadcasting room and press rooms. The approximately estimated cost of the complex is 7.800.000 TL.

Among Tosyalı Holding's other social responsibility projects are the Health Care Complex, Tosçelik Science Lycee, Şerif Tosyalı Health Care Center and Hacı Pervin Tosyalı Compassion Homes, Tosçelik Social Sciences Lycee, Tosyalı Education Application School and Vocational Education Center

Tosçelik Science Lycee
The Tosçelik Science Lycee built by Tosyalı Holding in İskenderun on a 50.000 m2 area which is one of Turkey's largest and most modern education facilities, was brought to Turkish education in the year 2006. The Tosçelik Science Lycee which obtained the Turkey championship in the Inter High Schools mathematics competition found an important place among science high schools.

Tosçelik Osmaniye Social Sciences Lycee
The school which was built in Osmaniye in the Fakıuşağı Education Campus area with an area of 4813 m2 and with a 24 student capacity and constructed aim to enable 384 students to be educated in its 16 classrooms was completed with an investment of approximately 3 million TL. The Tosçelik Osmaniye Social Sciences Lycee which has 8 laboratories, exhibition hall, library and closed sport hall started education and instruction as of education year 2010 - 2012

Hacı Şerif Tosyalı Health Care Center
Tosyalı Holding, aware of its social responsibility, does not remain only with the investments it makes in the industrial area and also showing the same sensitivity in social projects as well, in addition to the numerous aid activities made also constructed the Hacı Şerif Tosyalı Health Care Center and donated it to the Ministry of Health in 1998

Hacı Pervin Tosyalı Compassion Homes
The Compassion Homes the foundations of which Tosyalı Holding laid within the scope of its corporate social responsibility projects entered into service on April 23 2011.

The Compassion Homes where orphans from ages 0-6 and 6-12 will grow up in a home environment and which is a project of 10 villas where the care of an average of 100 children is undertaken was donated to the Society Services and Child Welfare Organization

The school planned for construction in order to resolve the educational shortfall for the mentally disabled will consist of two sections, being the "education training" and "vocational education center". In the "education training "section education shall be given to medium-serious mentally disable children in the 3-14 age group. In the "Education Application School" it is aimed to give students daily living skills and preparing them for life and in later stages to teach the color concept, form concept, rhythmical counting, simple addition-subtraction operation and reading and writing. In the school's "Vocational Education Center" on the other hand, to 16 age and above individuals who are outside the age for mandatory education who are in need of special education courses shall be opened based on the need for one, two or three years. The school, the foundation of which was laid on 22.11. 2011, shall be opened in the coming days and be commissioned for service.