November 06, 2020

Information Services JSC joins the IT Beards initiative to fight the prostate cancer

Information Services AD joined the IT Beards initiative which supports prevention and fight against prostate cancer and men’s health protection. The Bulgarian system integrator is an official partner in the donation campaign.

IT Beards is a charity campaign, focused to the high-tech companies in Bulgaria. Those working in the IT sector can join a photo contest for beards and mustaches within the month of November. Each one willing to participate can register on the specially created online platform and upload a photo of their beard or mustache. Registration can also be done through the Facebook page of the campaign Depending on whether he is currently growing his beard or already has one, each participant can choose between the two categories – Fresh start or Already Stylish. To track the beard growth, participants can update their profile each week by adding a new selfie.

The initiative provides an opportunity to involve also donors. Anyone who wants to support the cause can buy points to vote for the beards they like. One can choose among points packages of 1.50, 5, 10, 15, 30 и 50 euro. Payment can be made via paypal or epay plugin, and each participant receives a donation certificate after the end of the campaign.

The collected funds are donated to the account of Cancer Care Foundation. They will be used to launch an information and prevention campaign for prostate cancer prevention in some of the major cities in the country during 2021.

About Information Services JSC

Information Services JSC is the Bulgarian national system integrator of the state administration. The company creates, develops, maintains, and monitors the operability of information systems of national importance. Information Services JSC is a major partner of state institutions and implements key projects of strategic importance for Bulgaria. The company is a leader on the Bulgarian market in the development, implementation and maintenance of new technological solutions. It is as well the first certified provider of Qualified electronic signature services in Bulgaria and is a long term technological partner of Central Election Commission. Information Services JSC has a branch structure that covers all the regional cities in Bulgaria. The company employs over 580 highly qualified experts in various fields of the ICT sector.  The company is certified according to the international standards ISO 9001: 2015 for quality management, ISO / IEC 27001: 2013 for information security management, ISO / IEC 20000-1: 2011 for management of the provided IT services and LSTI N ° 1642-131-V1 .0 for the issuance and management of qualified certificates for electronic signatures, electronic seals and qualified electronic time stamps.