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Social Contribution Activities

As one of Hitachi’s global efforts, we introduced the "Hitachi Volunteer Day" in 2012. To mark the International Volunteer Day on December 5 each year, we set every November and December as a period during which we further encourage our employees to take part in a broad range of volunteer activities to contribute to their communities.

Human Development

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Country Title of activity Date Business Sites and Group Companies Detail
Japan Workshop on issues related with the visually impaired April 3, 2015 Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd “Workshop on issues related with visually impaired” has been held every year since fiscal 2005 as part of the training for new employees. Workshop included contact with guide dogs and users, walking with guide dogs while wearing eye patches, and walking practice with white canes.
Japan Educational support activities leveraging core business in junior high schools November 13, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Information and Telecommunications Systems Company Lessons were held with the theme of “The bright and the dark side of Information Networks” for junior high school first-graders, with the aim of establishing moral information for young generations. Students learned the necessity of “establishing rules to make good use of SNS and behave responsibly”.
Japan Hitachi Science Seminar: "Using magnets to make water clean" November 15, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company Elementary school students were given an experiental learning together with experiments related to water treatment technology and its practical use in the society.
Japan Cooperation with "Science training for girls" November 15, 2015 Hitachi Technical Communications Co., Ltd. Hitachi Technical Communications Co., Ltd. supported a seminar with a theme of “science training for girls” designed for upper grade elementary school girls and held a workshop on introduction to programming.
America Hour of Code lesson December 11, 2015 Hitachi Data Systems As a part of next-generation education activities, Hitachi Data Systems Corporation runs “The Hour of Code” seminars that use company strengths to provide computer science training to children under 15 years old.
Japan Operation support for Hitachi Soccer Cup December 12 and 13, 2015 Hitachi Technologies and Services,Ltd. Operation support was given for the Hitachi Soccer Cup. The event was a big success held over two days, with 800 children (4th grade elementary school students and younger) participating in 40 teams.
Japan Track-and-field coaching for senior high school students November 13, 2015 Hitachi ICT Business Services, Ltd. Employees from company's Track-and-field team participated in a event for senior high school athletes in Kanagawa Prefecture. The team members coached young athletes their top level skills.
Japan Exchange meeting between senior high school students and employees December 16 and 17, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Information and Telecommunications Systems Company Students and teachers from Goshogawara Agriculture and Forestry High School in Aomori Prefecture were invited to make presentations regarding school initiatives for agriculture, community exchanges and local revitalization measures going forwards. They also participated in a Q&A session with employees.
Japan Support for senior high school students to promote "sixth industry" initiatives for agriculture December 16 and 17, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Information and Telecommunications Systems Company Students and teachers from Goshogawara Agriculture and Forestry High School in Aomori Prefecture were invited to hold a bazaar where students sell their agricultural produce and processed products. Also, they introduced their school agriculture activities and global development initiatives using exhibition panels.
Japan Nursing performance lecture with service dogs and hearing dogs December 19, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. A volunteer booth was opened at the “Family Day” event for employees' family members. We invited an NPO organization that trains service dogs and hearing dogs to give demonstrations of caring with assistance dogs.

Environment

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Country Title of activity Date Business Sites and Group Companies Detail
Japan Green Curtain Campaign April to November 2015

Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company,

Oomika Works

The Hitachi, Ltd. Oomika Works held a “Green Curtain Campaign” as part of its environmental conservation activities. To provide seeds and seedling of climbing plants and grow them together with school children, this campaign aims to both environmental education and conservation of electricity during summertime.
China Tree-planting and environment conservation workshop May 31, 2015 Clarion (H.K.) Industries Co., Ltd. (CHI) Tree-planting and environment conservation workshops were carried out. Employees learned about the harm of deforestation, the common species of trees in Hong Kong, and gained the knowledge on planting trees. After the lecture, they worked hard in digging holes, removing the weeds and watering the soil, and finally planted 21 trees.
Japan "Omika Flower Club" activity May to November 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company took part in planning of the local "Omika Flower Club", carrying out flower bed maintenance activities in front of Omika Station. The flower beds in front of Omika Station won a first prize at a greening contest organized by Hitachi City.
Japan Environmental conservation activity on factory open day June 6, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Mito Works At the “Satsuki Festival” factory open day event, rhinoceros beetle caterpillar hunting was carried out as a “Satoyama conservation activities” in the forest within the premises. There was also a panel introducing the plant’s environmental activities/products, explanation/sales of energy-conserving/environmental goods, and introduction from NPO "WA" of devices using ligneous pellets.
Brazil Environment Week - project sowing seeds for the future June 15 to 19, 2015 Clarion do Brasil Ltda To coincide with Environment Week, an environmental activity contest was held along with various environmental activities such as team-based tree-planting and studying the use of resources.
China Environmental conservation themed crafts contest June 16, 2015 Dongguan Clarion Orient Electronics Co., Ltd. Crafts based on a theme of environmental conservation were collected from 180 children at the Dongguan City Zhihuiquan Kindergarten, and the 60 best crafts were displayed at the company. Employees visited the kindergarten to give prizes to the children and teach about environmental conservation.
Thailand Mangrove tree-planting August 5, 2015 Clarion Asia (Thailand) Co,.Ltd. Clarion Asia (Thailand) Co,.Ltd. promotes the Mangrove Planting Activity to increase awareness of all employees on the environment. By preserving the mangrove forest ecosystems in the Rayong province where our factory is located, we contribute to society through nature conservation. We intend to keep providing this activity annually.
Japan Tateyama green club in Shibata town October 31, 2015 GOYO ELECTRONICS CO.,LTD. In order to delight visitors to Shibata, the people of the town united with local corporate organizations to raise flowers and shrubs such as daffodils and hydrangeas in Funaoka Castle Ruin Park.
Japan Social contribution activities: Hitachi Kokusai Electric forest-building November 7, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Three Toyama-based Group Companies - Hitachi Kokusai Electric, Kokusai Electric Semiconductor Service and Kokusai Electric Techno Service - cooperate in activities in forest-buiding, such as grass-cutting and promenade maintenance, etc.
Japan Social contribution activities: Support for park volunteers November 8 and December 16, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Three Toyama-based Group Companies - Hitachi Kokusai Electric, Kokusai Electric Semiconductor Services and Kokusai Electric Techno Services - participated in park maintenance volunteer activities.
Japan Contribution to tree-planting activities with "green fundraising" November 10, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company Every year, we cooperate with a “green fundraising” campaign that helps forest conservation activities and training of forest volunteers in Hyogo Prefecture. This year, 11,653 yen was raised.
Hungary Building bird houses and installing them in the local community November to December 2015 Clarion Hungary Electronikai kft. Bird nesting boxes were crafted using scrap wood, etc., and were installed in the company premises and at nearby kindergartens and elementary schools.
Philippines Bat-counting activity December 22 to 23, 2015 Hitachi Terminals Mechatronics Phils. Corp. Together with the Ecology Center at Subic Bay, a survey has been conducted to count the giant bat population. This type of bat plays an important role in the ecosystem by dispersing seeds from the fruit it has eaten.

Community Support

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Country Title of activity Date Business Sites and Group Companies Detail
Japan “Puppy walker” guide dog training support activity April to September 2015, and November 2015 to present Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd Employee volunteers raised puppies of up to two months old that were candidates for becoming guide dogs, at their homes for about 10 months. They taught rules and manners for living with people, based on training staff's instructions.
Japan Large-scale Kashio River clean-up activity May 10, 2015 Hitachi ICT Business Services, Ltd. Employee volunteers together with local companies participated in the large-scale Kashio River clean-up activity, with various types of rubbish separated and collected from the riverbed using working gloves and rubbish bags.
China Visit to orphanage May 28, 2015 Dongguan Clarion Orient Electronics Co., Ltd. On Children’s Day, we visited the Dongguan orphanage to give various gifts. Employees took commemorative photographs with children, and listened to an introduction to the orphanage and heard about the present situation of the children. We will continue to provide support.
Japan Contribution to environment and society through continuous community cleaning activities May 31, 2015 Hitachi Nico Transmission Co., Ltd. Hitachi Nico Transmission Co., Ltd. participate in cleaning campaigns organized by the cities of Saitama and Kamo, and are engaged in cleaning activities around the plants as part of the “Good morning cleanups” held at the start of each month. We are also actively participating in a lights-down campaign and green curtain campaign, etc.
Japan Commuting road cleanup June 10 and October 14, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company Twice a year, all employees take part in a cleanup of the area around Omika Works as well as the road between Omika Station and the facility. There is also an annual cleanup of the Kuji Beach in the neighborhood, so we are making great efforts to maintain a clean environment.
Japan Volunteer cleaning as part of “Suma Beach Cleanup” June 28, 2015 Industrial Equipment Techno Service, Ltd. Industrial Equipment Techno Service, Ltd. have participated in the “Suma Beach Cleanup” as volunteers.
Japan Kujihama sea bathing area cleanup July 10, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company A cleaning activity was held in the Kujihama sea bathing area.
Japan Participation in local festivals Hitachi Port Festival: July 26, 2015; Omika Festival: August 22, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company supporting "Hitachi Port Festival" and "Omika Festival". We cooperate with local people to enliven the festivals. We also organize events for children to promote communication with local residents and families.
Japan Summer Festival July 31, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company hold "Summer Festival" annually for employees and their families as well as local people. Local kindergarteners and elementary and junior high school students were invited. We provide exchange and communication opportunity for local residents.
Japan Plant tour for "Hitachi Boys and Girls Computer Club" August 6, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company We organized a plant tour for "Hitachi Boys and Girls Computer Club" which consists of elementary and junior high school students from Hitachi City.
Thailand Cooperation with Bike For Mom August 16, 2015 Clarion Asia (Thailand) Co,.Ltd. At the government-sponsored “Bike For Mom” cycling event held to commemorate the Queen’s birthday, we donated 6,000 bottles of drinking water and employees also participated as volunteers.
Germany Renovation of children’s meeting place September 4, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Semiconductor Europe GmbH Hitachi Kokusai Semiconductor Europe GmbH carried out repair activities at a facility where children meet after school, together with the children.
China Visit to old people’s home September 22, 2015 Dongguan Clarion Orient Electronics Co., Ltd. Eighteen company staff, including the president, visited an old people’s home. After taking a commemorative photograph and giving a greeting from the president, we socialized with the elderly residents and gave them gifts that we brought.
Japan Experiential learning about the workplace for junior high school students October 1 and 2, 2015 Hitachi INS Software,Ltd. Experiential learning about the workplace for junior high school students was held over two days. Aside from explanations of business manners and work, the students also experienced video conferencing, simple design and review process, and data analysis using QlikView, etc.
Japan Community cleaning activity October 2, 2015 Hitachi IE Systems Co.,Ltd We have participated in a cleanup activity in Inazawa generally twice a year (in June and October) since fiscal 2009. Around 60 employees took part, picking up about three rubbish bags full of rubbish in about 30 minutes around the factory and parking lot, etc.
Japan Cooperation with blood donations October 8, 2015 Hitachi IE Systems Co.,Ltd Blood donations have been carried out every year since 2000, and this year there were 31 people who cooperated. In July 2015, we received a letter of thanks for our long-term cooperation from the governor of Aichi Prefecture.
Japan Omika Elementary School acorn collection October 20, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company held an acorn collection event at the shrine on the plant premises as part of the off-campus learning of this neighboring elementary school.
Japan Odaiba cleanup activity October 24, 2015 Hitachi INS Software,Ltd. At this annual family participation-type environmental activity event, this year we cleaned the south area of Shiokaze Park in Odaiba. After the cleanup, we enjoyed barbecue with particpants.
America Rebuilding Day October 24, 2015 Hitachi Data Systems Every six months we voluntarily repair housing for low income earners. Houses were cleaned beyond recognition, becoming a source of hope and pride for the local community.
Japan Participation in cleanup activity around MH Building October 30, 2015 ALAXALA Networks Corporation ALAXALA Networks Corporation participated in the “Shin-Kawasaki cleanup operation” and before work hours, 11 volunteer employees (including the company president) picked up rubbish around the Shin-Kawasaki building.
Japan Participation in “large-scale Kyoto town beautification exercise” November 1, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Four employees participated in beautification activities covering approximately 2.3km of walkways from Kyoto City Hall to Nijo-ohashi, the National Museum of Modern Art, Heian Shrine, and the area around Kyoto Municipal Zoo.
Japan “Shinagawa workplace walk” career training November 2, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd., Information and Telecommunications Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd., Information and Telecommunications Systems Company accepted 2nd grade junior high school students from Shinagawa-ward for a company visit. They were given explanations of work and demonstrations, and exchanges through interviews with young employees, etc.
Japan Hama Road Supporter November 4, 2015 Hitachi INS Software,Ltd. On moving into Yokohama Mitsui Building, Hitachi Group signed up as a “Hama Road Supporter”, and accordingly we carry out cleaning/beautification activities on the roads (walkways) around the Head Office. Every month, about 40 employees participate. This activity has been approved by the civil engineering office of Nishi-ward, Yokohama City.
Japan Acceptance of students on factory tour November 4, 5, 12, 17, 19 and 26, 2015 Hitachi-Omron Terminal Solutions, Corp. Hitachi-Omron Terminal Solutions, Corp. accepted student groups including elementaly school, junior and senior high school and universities.We explained our products, show them sites of assembly, shipping and inspection.
Japan Cleanup activity November 5 and December 2, 2015 Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co.,Ltd. Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co.,Ltd. carried out cleanup activities around the plant.
Japan Regional contribution activities through cleaning activities November 5, 10, 11 and 25, and December 4, 9, 18 and 24, 2015 Kyushu Hitachi Systems, Ltd. Cleaning activities were carried out with the aim of encouraging employee communication and contributing to the community. A total of 132 employees actively participated, and this has become a regular activity that is popular with the participants.
Japan Cleanup activity in Tsukubanosato Industrial Park November 11, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company participate in the activities sponsored by Tsukubanosato Industrial Park Association, which are held each term, by collecting rubbish within industrial park.
Japan Acceptance of elementary school students on plant tours November 12, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. accepted six 2nd grade elementary school students on a plant tour to cooperated with the learning activities for local elementary schools visiting the region’s companies and stores with the aim of deepening their interest and understanding of work and labor. We explained our products and exchanged with studens through interviews, etc.
Japan Road cleanup activity November 12, December 10 and 24, 2015 Hitachi Industry & Control Solutions, Ltd. As a local community activity, Hitachi Industry & Control Solutions, Ltd. carried out to beautify the environments of roads around each plant. This activity is carried out year-round.
Japan Participation in beautification activity in Matsuyama-city November 13, 2015 Shikoku Hitachi Systems, Ltd. Shikoku Hitachi Systems, Ltd. endorse the beautification activity by Matsuyama City, and carry out cleanup activities in the area around the plant.
Hungary Schoolyard cleaning and tree-planting at local elementary school November 14, 2015 Clarion Hungary Electronikai kft. Every year, we carry out repair activities for local facilities such as schools. This year, we cleaned the schoolyard and planted trees at an elementary school.
Japan Volunteer for Marathon race November 15, 2015 Clarion Co., Ltd. Around 100 volunteers, including employees, their family and friends, participated in the “First Saitama International Marathon”, distributing water and sports drinks at water stations and arranging the course. Also, two Clarion Group employees entered and completed the race.
Japan Riverbed and riverbank beautification activity in Sendai-gawa River November 15, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. carried out cleaning work at the riverbed of Sendai-gawa River, which we participate in and cooperate with every year. The collected rubbish filled more than 10 extra-large rubbish bags.
Japan Wakasu district cleanup activity November 18 and December 16, 2015 Tokyo Eco Recycle Co.,Ltd. Local network member companies simultaneously engaged in cleaning activities around their own company sites. This activity started more than 2 years ago, and the amount of rubbish has decreased, showing the effects of continuing with the activity.
Japan ”Buy and Help Society! Bazaar” for disaster recovery in Tohoku November 24, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company Two NPO were invited and an event was held to sell products from the three Tohoku prefectures of Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima.
Japan ”Buy and Help Society! Bazaar” for disaster recovery in Tohoku November 24, 2015 Hitachi Plant Construction,Ltd. Employees participated in managing the annual NPO sale of famous Tohoku products and goods handcrafted, held to support the reconstruction of Tohoku.
Japan Cleanup activity around Tamagawa Office November 25 and December 24, 2015 Hitachi Systems, Ltd. Hitachi Systems, Ltd. carried out cleanup activities to provid an opportunity for short-time volunteer activities which employees were able to participate freely as volunteers and to promote beautification activity. It started the day feeling good by finishing cleanup around the office before work hour.
Japan Experiential learning at the company November 27, 2015 Okinawa Hitachi Network Systems, Ltd. Three junior high school students were invited to the office to increase their professional awareness. Experiential learning carried to learn what work is, business manners, and connecting with IT.
Japan Cleaning activity around Rinkai Works November 27 and December 25, 2015 Hitachi Power Semiconductor Device, Ltd. Cleaning activities are conducted around the Rinkai Works every month. During "Hitachi Volunteer Day" period, these activities were carried out twice with participation from 17 volunteers.
Japan Mosaic art made by arranging paperback books November 28, 2015 Hitachi Technical Communications Co., Ltd. We cooperated with the “Mosaic art made by arranging paperback books project”. We collected 143 books from in-house and also employee volunteers helped with preparatory work for the project.
Japan Kohto Seaside Marathon Water supply volunteers November 29, 2015 Hitachi Government & Public Sector Systems, Ltd. Hitachi Government & Public Sector Systems, Ltd. assisted at the Kohto Seaside Marathon, which is held every November, as water supply volunteers. This year was the fifth year of the event. We provided water to a total of 5,000 runners while cheering them on.
Japan Building area cleaning activity November 29, 2015 Hitachi Inspharma, Ltd. A cleaning activity was carried out in the area around our building, with participation from employees and their families. In this local environmental improvement health promotion (average 2km) activity, eight 90L bags of rubbish were collected.
Japan TABLE FOR TWO activity November to December 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. introduced a cafeteria menu for TABLE FOR TWO, as well as drink vending machines. Through this activity we carry out school lunch support for children in developing countries in Africa.
America Toys for Tots Charity Toy Drive November to December 2015 Clarion Corporation of America Clarion employees purchased and donated unwrapped toys for underprivileged children. The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted.
Japan A year‐end charity campaign December 2015 Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company donated to year-end charity campaign fund-raising.
America Employee donation of shoes for children. December 1, 2015 Clarion Corporation of America Employees donated new shoes for underprivileged children. Simply put, Shoes That Fit helps kids improve their self-esteem. How do we do this? By providing them with much-needed new shoes so that they can go to school in comfort and with dignity and focus on their studies rather than their circumstances.
Japan Bell mark donations supporting reconstruction of earthquake disaster area December 1, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Group Together with year-round bell mark collection, Hitachi Kokusai Electric Group collected bell marks for donation to support reconstruction of earthquake disaster areas.
Japan Regional contribution activities through cleanup activities December 2 to 25, 2015 Hitachi Systems, Ltd. Hitachi Systems, Ltd. appealed to the “Meguro River Minna no Illumination 2015” secretariat and conducted combined cleanup activities along the riverside paths of Meguro River. In addition to 49 employees, local residents and people from local companies also participated.
Japan Blood donation December 3, 2015 Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co.,Ltd. Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co.,Ltd. donated blood.
Japan Workplace Experiential Learning December 3, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company invited three 6th grade elementary school students to experience the workplace, and conducted science-related career training such as methods of changing ocean water into fresh water and operation of electron microscopes, etc.
Japan Support for Toyosaka Bridge Illumination December 6, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. assisted with a large local festival. In preparatory up to the day before the event, we helped by weeding the venue and setting up tents, but on the day the festival was cancelled due to bad weather. Nevertheless, we cooperated with eel fry stocking work and with disassembly of tents on a later date.
Japan Social contribution activities in the Shonan region/Shonan International Marathon December 6, 2015 Hitachi Systems, Ltd. Since fiscal 2009, we have supported the Shonan International Marathon, which has concepts of “environment ”, “regional contribution” and “reconstruction support”. We established a booth at the venue and displayed the panels which introduced our resource-separating activities, fatigue/stress measurement experience using a “fatigue/stress measurement system”, and our support for reconstruction for Tohoku.
Japan End-of-year cleaning of senior citizens’ care home December 12, 2015 Hitachi-Omron Terminal Solutions, Corp. Hitachi-Omron Terminal Solutions, Corp. carried out end-of-year cleaning of a senior citizens’ care home. This was the 18th time we had carried out such an activity, and the participants, having become familiar with the task, thoroughly cleaned even places that are normally considered to be out of reach. The families of senior high school students and kindergarteners also took part.
Japan Park cleaning activity in front of our office December 14, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. carried out a park cleaning activity in front of our branch office. By doing this on Monday before working hour, many people were able to take part and cooperate. Going forwards, we will continue to contribute to local society through cleaning activities.
America Hitachi Comark Employees Donate to Food Pantry December 15, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark LLC We are cooperating with a food party service that supplies food to local families in need of temporary support for various reasons, and twice a year we collect the necessary foods in boxes established in the cafeteria.
Japan Acceptance of senior high school students visiting the company December 17, 2015 Hitachi Solutions Create, Ltd. Hitachi Solutions Create, Ltd. held an SE work introduction, simulation of job hunting seminar, stories of experiences from senior employees, and demonstration experience of our products to senior high school students from Kagoshima Prefecture, providing an opportunity to understand corporate activities and think about what it means to work, etc.
Japan Hitachi Soleil Indoor Ensemble “Christmas concert” Connecting through music December 18, 2015 Hitachi Government & Public Sector Systems, Ltd. A free admission Christmas concert has been held for local people since 2009. We held a performance by the Hitachi Soleil Indoor Ensemble (made up of Shinsuna Hitachi Group employees), a musical instrument experience workshop, and sales event organized by reconstruction support groups and welfare offices.
Japan In-house sales event for Tohoku products December 19, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. At the “Family Day” event for employees’ families to tour the plant, we held a ”Buy and Help Society! Bazaar” event as a means of supporting reconstruction of areas affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster.
Japan Collection and donation of old books and clothes, etc. December 19, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. We collected old books, old clothes, spoiled postcards and used stamps and donated them for supporting the education of children in Asia and welfare activities in Kodaira-city.
Japan A year‐end charity campaign fundraising December 21 to 29, 2015 Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company Every year, we cooperate with A year‐end charity campaign fundraising.
Japan Musical performance at welfare facility December 23, 2015 Clarion Co., Ltd. Our company Ensemble, made up of employees, held a concert at a welfare facility. We performed Christmas songs and popular songs, etc.
Japan Volunteer cleaning of Yaba Park in Naka-ku, Nagoya December 24, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Yagi Solutions Inc. We participated in volunteer cleaning of Yaba Park in Naka-ku, Nagoya, which was conducted by Hitachi, Ltd. These events are held once a month, and we participate on a monthly basis.
Japan Participation in Meguro River cleanup operation December 25, 2015 Hitachi-Omron Terminal Solutions, Corp. Hitachi-Omron Terminal Solutions, Corp. participated in a cleanup operation (rubbish collection) along Meguro River.
China Cleanup activity around the company site December 29, 2015 Hitachi Asia (Taiwan) Co., Ltd. A cleanup activity was held for the first time, and 21 employees participated. In the area between the company site and the closest station, we were able to collect 5 large rubbish bags full of rubbish in one hour. Using the experience of this cleanup activity, we will make all sorts of preparations to continue the activity next year.
China Fantian Temple cleanup activity December 31, 2015 Xiamen Clarion Electrical Enterprise Co., Ltd. On December 31, we held a cleanup activity at Fantian Temple with 33 employees applying to take part from across the various divisions.
Japan Blood donation activity January 15, 2016 Hitachi INS Software,Ltd. Since fiscal 2006 we have issued a company-wide call and carry out blood donation activities in summer and winter, when blood tends to be lacking. This year, 34 employees cooperated.
America Hitachi Comark Donates to Baystate Health Blood Drive July 7, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark LLC Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark LLC cooperated with the Bay State Health Blood Drive Donor Program, which is actively developing blood donation exercises in Massachusetts, with 12 employees giving blood several times during the year.
France Support for students’ CSR project July 7, 2015 Clarion Europe S.A.S. Four volunteer employees answered to an interview conducted by two students from local high school ICN. The subject was the CSR activities based on ISO framework and particularly in Clarion Europe SAS.They asked us to make our self-assessment by answering questions. We explained the CSR philosophy from the group, the guidelines, the way to communicate and to involve our employees. Then, we discussed about CSR actions leaded in CEF, it was a concrete illustration of what firms can do for CSR.
Spain Cap for new life July 7, 2015 HITACHI POWER TOOLS IBERICA S.A. Hitachi works with Seur Foundation, picking all types of plastic caps collected by employees. After the collection,Seur sell it to a recycling company ,and the money received is dedicated to helping childrens with health problems. We have collected 18,66 Kg until today.
Australia Hills Community Care Volunteer July 7, 2015 Hitachi Power Tools Australia Pty Ltd Employee volunteers participated in a meals on wheels program to provide meals to disabled persons and elderly persons living in the Hills District.
Thailand Pray for Nepal July 7, 2015 Clarion Asia (Thailand) Co,.Ltd. We provided 100 survival packs consisting of food, drink and first-aid sets for the Nepal earthquake that occurred on April 25, 2015. We also carried out donations from employees in order to support the victims.
China Donations to child education in impoverished regions, etc. July 7, 2015 Hitachi Kokusai Electric(Shanghai) Co.,Ltd. Hitachi Kokusai Electric(Shanghai) Co.,Ltd. brought in and encouraged year-round employee donations to the China Youth Development Foundation for education of children in impoverished regions as part of the employees’ social contributions.
Japan Cleaup activity around plant site Second and fourth Tuesday of every month Hitachi Plant Services Co.,Ltd Since fiscal 2002, Hitachi Plant Services Co.,Ltd have carried out cleanup activities around the plant before starting work. This has always been a volunteer activity, and it is now established as a continuous activity with 5 to 10 participants every time.
Japan Cleanup activity around Amagasaki Works Last Friday of every month Hitachi Plant Services Co.,Ltd On the last Friday of every month, we use part of our lunchtime for cleaning activities. By picking up rubbish in the area around the plant, we are aiming to contribute to the local community in a small way.
Japan Monthly simultaneous cleanup of areas around plants Last Friday of every month Hitachi, Ltd.,Infrastructure Systems Company On the last Friday of every month, we use part of our lunchtime to pick up rubbish on roads and walkways.