Betis clothes their grandparents

first_imgLaLiga Santander* Data updated as of March 30, 2020 Betis has launched a campaign to accompany its oldest partners. The population most at risk during this coronavirus pandemic. Called ‘El Betis closer’ and in collaboration with its foundation, the Verdiblanco club have started calling the 236 members over 75 years old that the entity has and, progressively, it will be contacting subscribers from younger ages to 70. The objective is to reach 2,100 people.Club employees, including the president and vice president, as well as sports director Alexis Trujillo, have to make a number of calls to those members over the age of 70. Also footballers. He wonders if they are alone or accompanied and if they have their basic needs covered. If there is a problem, the case is reported to the Foundation, which contacts the public social services or the NGOs destined to solve the problems of the elderly. “It was time to be with our elders, a part of the population quite exposed in this crisis. Loneliness wreaks havoc and we can also detect if there is any serious problem “, Rafael Muela, manager of the Real Betis Foundation, points out. “It is very gratifying to make life better for these Betis veterans, who tell us how Betis became and what Betis means to them. Many are alone and having a hard time. A phone call has a great emotional impact. It makes the recipient happy and it’s also very rewarding for the one who does it. “last_img