Together with Local Communities

Lintec Group's thinking 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

    Support for Kurarika, offering plant tour, workplace experience opportunity

  • Support for Sports

    Sponsoring the Saitama Prefecture Baseball Team, the "Musashi Heat Bears", and the Itabashi City Marathon 2019

  • 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, disaster prevention drill, support to local fire company

  • Environmental Preservation

    Participation in NPO Tatsuno Akatombo-wo-fuyasou-kai, firefly preservation project, Tokushima Forestation Association's Mori-he-iko volunteer tree-planting activity in Kaifu

  • Support for Persons with Disabilities

    Friendship concerts, bread sales by welfare facilities for people with disabilities, sponsoring a charity golf tournament, inviting disabled persons to a baseball game at Tokyo Dome, visiting workplaces for the disabled, and donation to children with deformities

  • Support for Community Festivals

    Hara-machi Narita School, Haramachi Otori Festival, Hara-machi Gion Festival, Usa Hachiman Shrine, Sengen Shrine Spring and Autumn Festival, Kanai Ichinomiya Shrine Spring and Autumn Festival, Kumagaya Ebisu Commerce 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, Doi-cho Fireworks, Tatsuno Shrine, Oyake Shrine, Kosui (lake) Festival, Suiha Shrine Sukeikai, Mishima Drum Festival, Doi Drum Festival, Enoki Shrine donation, Otsuka Shrine donation, Kasuga Shrine donation, Kogan Temple, Sosa Tulip Festival, Warabi Hata Festival, Awa Dance Festival, Itabashi Fireworks, Itabashi Honcho Kamicho festival donation, Itabashi Citizens Festival, Itabashi Children's Festival

  • Donation of Products

    In-kind donation to 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 2018, we made donations to support victims of the torrential rain in western Japan. We also provided support for academic research.

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 2018, as in the previous year, Lintec raised funds for Ofunato City in Iwate Prefecture, which has signed a cooperation agreement with Itabashi City, where Lintec's Head Office is located. The Company matched the donation made by its employees. The funds were used to replace classroom chairs and install window screens in local elementary and junior high schools and improve drainage at the city ballpark. The company will continue various forms of reconstruction support activities in the future.

Fureai Concert

Dance performance incorporating sign language by children of "Hohoemi-no-Kai" members

Dance performance incorporating sign language by children of "Hohoemi-no-Kai" members

In October 2018, Lintec held its eighth Lintec Fureai Concert 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 600 people, including Lintec employees, participated in the concert. The concert program included a dance performance incorporating sign language by children of members of Itabashi "Hohoemi-no-Kai", an association of parents of people with Down syndrome, a chorus by "Harmony Korine" from the Daito Bunka University a cappella club, a jazz performance by "FUN TIME BIG BAND", a group of adults who play big-band music, and a dance performance by a dance team of children living in Itabashi City, who participated in this concert for the first time. We will continue to value opportunities to communicate with local residents.

Global Activities

The Lintec Group carries out community-based social contribution activities in locations where it operates. Lintec Speciality Films (Taiwan), Inc. donated its food reserves to contribute to addressing the food loss issue.
Lintec of America, Inc. Nano-Science & Technology Center participated in a program to send Christmas presents to children, and its employees sorted and packed toys. The Lintec Group will continue to engage in social contribution activities rooted in the community.

Toni Doughty

Toni Doughty
CSR Committee

Participating in a Community Event to Support Food Provision to Children

In April 2019, the CSR team of VDI, LLC. participated in "Summer Blessings", held as part of a community event encouraging volunteer activities. The aim of the event is to pack 8,000 lbs (about 3,600 kg) of food and provide it to children in the community who visit community centers in Louisville, Kentucky. Working alongside a number of other participants, the CSR team packed canned pasta, cereal, and snacks. VDI, LLC. will continue to contribute to local communities by participating in volunteer events.

CSR members who participated in the volunteer activity with Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer

CSR members who participated in the volunteer activity with
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer