Together with Local Communities
Tokyo Century Group contributes to the public good and donates money to nonprofit organizations and groups as part of its social contribution activities. The Group also actively strives to engage in communication with local communities, including conducting cleanup activities in the vicinity of Group offices and holding industry seminars at universities.
Main Non-Profits Donated To（FY2022）
- The Organization for Industrial, Spiritual and Cultural Advancement (OISCA) International (Donated to the Children’s Forest Program, the Great East Japan Earthquake Reconstruction Support ― Coastal Forest Restoration Project sponsored by the organization and the Mangrove Reforestation Project)
- Japan Service Dog Association (Donated 2.5% of the value of shareholder incentives to the association)
- Japan Rescue Association (Donated 2.5% of the value of shareholder incentives to the association)
- ITOCHU Memorial Foundation
- Shibusawa Eichi Memorial Foundation
- Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research
- The Nature Conservation Society of Japan
- Approved Specified NPO Katariba
- Social Welfare Corporation Central Community Chest of Japan (Donated to the Disaster Volunteer, NPO Activity Support Donation)
- Fukuoka Prefecture (Donated to the Fukuoka International Marathon 2022)
- Fukuoka City (Donated to the city using the corporate version of Japan’s hometown tax donation program)
- Donation for the launch of donation-type corporate PPA services* (in-house solar power generation system support services)
- Environmental Relations in conjunction with launch of the service at Kakamigahara Plant, Menicon Co., Ltd.
- Hyogomori No Club in conjunction with launch of the service at Seishin Works, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
- Tokyo Council of Social Welfare and 9 NPOs (Donated many phalaenopsis orchids received from business partners)
- Sapporo UNESCO Association (Donation of calendars to the Calendar Fair sponsored by the organization)
Tokyo Century Corporation donated a total of ¥19,938,675 in fiscal 2022.
- *A service that incorporates donations to public service corporations and NPOs to promote activities for achieving the SDGs into a corporate PPA contract. Tokyo Century donates a portion of the service fee paid by customers who have installed solar power generation systems using this service. The recipient of the donation is decided based on the customer’s intention.
Social Contribution Activities through Our Shareholder Incentive System
Tokyo Century donates 5% of the value of shareholder incentives (Quo Cards: Prepaid Card) each year to the groups which are engaged in social contribution activities. In fiscal 2020, Tokyo Century has donated to the Japan Service Dog Association which is engaged in service dogs’ training and the Japan Rescue Association which is engaged in disaster search dog’s training and deployment.
Service dogs are dogs which have undergone special training to assist people with hand or leg disabilities in their daily life.
Search and rescue dogs are specially trained to search for missing people with their keen sense of smell in disaster areas which are affected by earthquake, typhoon, landslide and others. They are engaged in lifesaving activities in disaster areas affected by increasing occurrence of natural disasters.
Environmental Conservation Initiatives
Believing the Earth’s biodiversity to be irreplaceable, Tokyo Century Group engages in activities to raise awareness on and conserve it. Tokyo Century conducted a cleanup activity on the Enoshima Katase Coast. In total, some 100 employee volunteers and their family members participated. Tokyo Century Group also intends to continue to engage in environmental activities which contribute to local communities.
Initiative on Educational Academic Support
Tokyo Century continuously engages in educational and academic support activities which serve as an initiative to contribute to the creation of talented individuals who will lead the financial industry in the future.
In fiscal 2020, Tokyo Century employees participated in industry research seminars and career development classes at universities as guest lecturer for 8 lessons to provide knowledge on finance and leasing as well as the way of working.
Furthermore, PT. Tokyo Century Indonesia (TCI), Tokyo Century’s local subsidiary in Indonesia, constantly delivers financial literacy lectures (*1) at elementary schools, high schools and universities. In 2020, TCI initiated “Month of Financial Literation and Inclusion (*2)” along with CSR Program, providing an online lecture at an elementary school in West Java, Indonesia.
- *1Number of lectures held at elementary schools, high schools and universities and the participants are as follows:
Number of lectures held: Once a year from 2014 through 2020
Number of participants: about 40 in 2020
- *2Financial inclusion: This aims to educate the participants and improve their knowledge on the types of products and business fields in the non-bank financial industry.