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Together with Local Communities

Recognizing that it is part of society and local communities, the Lintec Group is engaged in various initiatives to contribute to society while ensuring harmonious co-existence with society.

Social Contribution Activities of the Lintec Group

The Lintec Group carries out contribution activities in various communities. In Japan, the group performs the following kinds of activities, some of which are highlighted on these two pages.

  • Activities by the Entire Lintec Group

    Assistance for recovery after the Great East Japan Earthquake, volunteer tree planting, blood donation, cleanups, collection of plastic bottle caps and used postage stamps, and donation to the Japan Red Cross, Central Community Chest of Japan, and National Land Afforestation Promotion Organization

  • Support for the Development of the Next Generation

    9th Summer Paper Craft Contest, and support for Kurarika

  • Support for Sports

    Support for Saitama Prefecture Baseball Team "Musashi Heat Bears"
    Sponsoring Saitama Prefecture Baseball Team the "Musashi Heat Bears" and the Itabashi City Marathon

  • Community Safety Activities

    Street campaign to eliminate organized criminal groups, an AED* workshop, and registration as a "House for Children's 110" in a map for commuting to an elementary school

  • Support for Persons with Disabilities

    Friendship concerts, bread sales by welfare facilities for people with disabilities (Warabi City, Bunkyo Ward, Tatsuno City), co-sponsor of the Chuo City Charity Golf Tournament (Shikoku) to support education for children with disabilities, provision of products for the Itabashi Ward Sports Tournament for people with disabilities, taking disabled persons to a baseball game at Tokyo Dome, and participation in the Bellmark campaign for educational institutions and activities to support people with disabilities

  • Support for Community Festivals

    Higashi Agatsuma Furusato Festival, Hara-machi Gion Festival, Usa Hachiman Shrine, Kawado Shrine, Sengen Shrine Spring Festival, Kanai Ichinomiya Shrine Spring and Autumn Festival, Kumagaya Fan (uchiwa) Festival, Kumagaya Fireworks, portable shrine for three district children's clubs at Rokujo Hachiman Shrine, Rokujo Hachiman Shrine Autumn Festival, Tatsuno City Shingu-cho Summer Festival and Fireworks, Tatsuno City Kamioka-cho Konada Residents' Association Summer Festival, Tatsuno City Kamioka-cho Kamioka Sports Promotion Association Furusato Competition, Doi-cho Fishing Tournament, Tatsuno Shrine, Oyake Shrine, Sosui Thanksgiving Festival, Kosui (lake) Festival, Mishima Park Cherry Blossom Festival, Tenjin Festival and Fireworks, Suiha Shrine Association, Shikoku Chuo City Summer Festival and Fireworks in Doi, Mishima Drum Festival, Doi Drum Festival, Enoki Shrine donation, Otsuka Shrine donation, Kasuga Shrine donation, Kogan Temple, Asahi Culture Center year-end party, Sosa Tulip Festival,Ina Festival, Warabi Hata Festival, Nakasendo Warabi Juku Shukuba Festival, Awa Dance Festival, Itabashi Fireworks, and Itabashi Honcho Kamicho festival donation

  • Donation of Products

    Donation of paper products to 11 preschools and elementary schools

  • *AED: a medical device designed to return a heart undergoing ventricular fibrillation to its normal condition by applying an electric shock.

Community Support Expenses

In fiscal 2016, Lintec provided support for the areas affected by the Kumamoto-Oita Earthquake. We will continue to support local communities to which we belong.

Community Support Expenses
Community Support Expenses

Social Contribution Initiatives

Ongoing Disaster Support

Fukushima Foods & Product Fair

Fukushima Foods & Product Fair

The Lintec Group has been making relief donations as an ongoing activity to support recovery after the Great East Japan Earthquake. In fiscal 2016, as in the previous fiscal year, the company raised funds for Ofunato City in Iwate Prefecture, which has signed a cooperation agreement with Itabashi City, where Lintec's Head Office is located. Lintec and Lintec Forest* respectively matched the donations made by Lintec employees. The funds were used to purchase and install sports facilities and equipment on local elementary and junior high school grounds. Lintec's Head Office also hosted a Fukushima Foods & Product Fair to support the recovery of Fukushima by economic activities. The company will continue various forms of reconstruction support activities in the future.

  • *Lintec Forest: Lintec's labor union
Lintec employees with junior high school students in Ofunato City

Lintec employees with junior high school students in Ofunato City

Donation to Ofunato City

The Lintec Group has been raising funds from employees to donate to Ofunato City in Iwate Prefecture as part of support for recovery from the Great East Japan Earthquake. The donation was used, through the local education board, to improve local junior high school facilities, particularly school grounds, to help students to more fully engage in physical and athletic activities. We received a letter of thanks from many recipients, including Ofunato Junior High School's baseball team, who expressed their heartwarming appreciation for the developed standard school athletic grounds, which had been unavailable in the disaster-affected area. We will continue activities to support disaster victims with reconstruction efforts.

Hiroshi Iwasaki

Hiroshi Iwasaki
Vice President
Ofunato City Junior High School, Iwate Prefecture

Students Became More Motivated

We had to hold our physical education classes and extracurricular activities at off-site locations because temporary housing was built on our school grounds following the Great East Japan Earthquake. Now we have a space for extracurricular activities, which was completed with support from Lintec, and students seem to be more motivated to take part in activities. Lintec has also supported the purchase of musical instruments for our brass band club, which expanded the scope of the club's activities. We hope students will let others know that they are living an active life thanks to the support of many people.

Members of the football club playing on the new field

Members of the football club playing on the new field

Brass band club performance

Brass band club performance

Fureai Concert

Lintec held its sixth Lintec Fureai Concert in October 2016 at the Itabashi Culture Hall, inviting persons with disabilities and their helpers living in Tokyo's Itabashi City, as well as people from neighboring areas. A total of about 650 people, including Lintec employees, enjoyed the event.

The concert programs included: hand bell performances and sign language dances by children with Down syndrome from Itabashi Hohoemi-no-kai, an association of parents of those with the condition; a chorus by Kuma, the Itabashi City Takashima Daisan Junior High School girls choir; and a jazz band session

We will continue this initiative to create opportunities to communicate with local residents.

Children from Hohoemi-no-kai performing a sign language dance

Children from Hohoemi-no-kai performing a sign language dance

Fun Time Big Band, whose members including Lintec employees

Fun Time Big Band, whose members including Lintec employees

Global Activities

Madico's volunteer activity

Madico's volunteer activity

Lintec Group companies are providing wide-ranging support. For instance, PT. Lintec Indonesia planted 1,500 mangrove trees to improve the local environment, while Madico, Inc. participated in an event for children who are unable to return home for compelling reasons.

Support for the Areas Affected by the Kumamoto Earthquake in 2016

We express our heartfelt sympathy to all those who were affected by the Kumamoto Earthquake. To be of help to the affected people and help the recovery of the affected areas, the Lintec Group made relief donations through the Japanese Red Cross Society. Employees of group companies in and outside Japan have also donated the funds they raised separately.

We hope for the earliest possible recovery of the affected areas.