Living with Local Communities

As a global company to be trusted by its
local communities, based on the concept of mutual
development in society, we will continue efforts towards
social contribution activities tailored to the needs
of communities in each region.

Local Environmental Conservation

Musashi Woodland Project (MSI: Japan)

Musashi Woodland Project (MSI: Japan)Musashi Woodland Project (MSI: Japan)

The “Musashi Woodland Project” started in 2009 for raising biodiversity and the employees’ awareness on environment. During the past 5 years since this activities started, 1,117 people have participated and planted 29 black pines, 480 azaleas, and 67 irises in total.

Environmental Educational Activity
(MDA: Brazil)

Environmental Educational Activity (MDA: Brazil)Environmental Educational Activity (MDA: Brazil)

MDA works together with neighborhood companies, local governments, and environment groups for educational activities. In 2016, MDA participated environmental events in a zoo and schools and provided kids programs and plants.

Voluntary Cleaning
(MAP-CH: China)

Voluntary Cleaning (MAP-CH: China)Voluntary Cleaning (MAP-CH: China)

For community environmental improvement and a better environmental mind-set of the employees and their families, MAP-CH started clean- up activities in local villages and parks in 2011. More and more kids and family members are attending.

Traffic Safety Promotion

Local Traffic Safety Promotion
(KMS: Japan)

Local Traffic Safety Promotion (KMS: Japan)Local Traffic Safety Promotion (KMS: Japan)

Cooperating with its local traffic safety association and schools, KMS “checks on the street” during traffic safety weeks in spring and fall to secure the safety of kids on the way to school and to improve drivers’ mind-set on the prevention of traffic accidents.

Traffic Safety Campaign
(MSB: Brazil)

Traffic Safety Campaign (MSB: Brazil)Traffic Safety Campaign (MSB: Brazil)

MSB organizes an educational campaign on traffic safety for its employees. During the campaign, they listen to the disabled from an traffic accident, test breath, and experience how the drunk see the world.

Traffic Safety in Chinese New Year
(MAP-CH: China)

Traffic Safety in Chinese New Year (MAP-CH: China)Traffic Safety in Chinese New Year (MAP-CH: China)

In the Chinese New Year season, many people go back to their home town. MAP-CH calls its employees for safe driving by tying a red ribbon charm on the back mirror and by handing in a card with a safety message for their family.

Parent-Child Traffic Safety Class
(MSI: Japan)

Parent-Child Traffic Safety Class (MSI: Japan)Parent-Child Traffic Safety Class (MSI: Japan)

“Parent-child traffic safety classes” have been provided for local school kids and the family members of the employees since 2014. Working with local police, programs include the simulation of various traffic accidents for better safety mind-set.

Support for Next Generations and Local Communities

Plant Open to Family
(MAP-TH: Thailand)

Plant Open to Family (MAP-TH: Thailand)Plant Open to Family (MAP-TH: Thailand)

MAP-TH opened the plant half day for the family of its employees to feel closer. This was a good opportunity to let the family members know about the company to give them a better sense of ease and trust about where they work.

Support for Local Communities
(MAP-VN: Vietnam)

Support for Local Communities (MAP-VN: Vietnam)Support for Local Communities (MAP-VN: Vietnam)

MAP-VN provides scholarships for students in local schools for the low-waged, donates to the poor and disabled soldiers, and invites local people to a summer festival in the industrial estate.

Health Support Program
(MAP-IN: Indonesia)

Health Support Program (MAP-IN: Indonesia)
Health Support Program (MAP-IN: Indonesia)

Under the cooperation of the local government and a corporate doctor, MAP-IN checked on the health of 220 people and provided seminars on health. This program targets at residents around the plant, the economically indigent people in particular.

Participation in Charity Marathon
(MAP-MX: Mexico)

Participation in Charity Marathon (MAP-MX: Mexico)
Participation in Charity Marathon (MAP-MX: Mexico)

MAP-MX participates in “kilometoron” every year. The company donates 50 pesos to local society every time its employee runs 1 mile. The money earned from the event this year was used to donate beds and breakfast to a medical institution.

Donation to a Local Fountain Park
(MAP-CA: Canada)

Donation to a Local Fountain Park (MAP-CA: Canada)
Donation to a Local Fountain Park (MAP-CA: Canada)

MAP-CA keeps supporting its local communities. Donation was made to the Arthur Optimist Club for the development and construction of a fountain park which will be a place of relaxation for local residents.

Water Supply Stand for Local Residents
(MAP-ID: India)

Water Supply Stand for Local Residents (MAP-ID: India)
Water Supply Stand for Local Residents (MAP-ID: India)

In India, securing water safe to drink is a social issue. MAP-ID provided a drink water supply stand for its local residents. The stand supplies the enough amount of drinkable water to them.

Delivery /Saturday Class
(Educational Support) (MSI: Japan)

Delivery /Saturday Class (Educational Support) (MSI: Japan)
Delivery /Saturday Class (Educational Support) (MSI: Japan)

As part of local society, MSI carries out educational support activities with schools and communities to contribute to the development of children who will lead the future. Utilizing resources of special knowledge/skill and facilities, MSI organizes delivery class and plant tour and send lecturers to Saturday class (recommended by the Education, Sports, Culture, Science and Technology Ministry) in a municipal public hall to meet the needs of vocational education by neighborhood elementary and junior high schools.

Musashi Summer Festival
(MSI: Japan)

Musashi Summer Festival (MSI: Japan)
Musashi Summer Festival (MSI: Japan)

MSI organizes “Musashi Summer Festival” every summer since 1993. The festival is open to everyone including its local residents and the family members of the employees. This festival attracts more than 1,500 people with various food stalls, spectacular firework, and many events organized by the employees. It provides a good opportunity for interacting with the local residents.