We give great importance to contributing to the world and society we live in; We carry out social responsibility activities with the voluntary participation of our employees in many fields such as sustainable life, children's rights, women's rights, animal rights, education and health. CSR activities, which enable employees to discover their different talents and manage volunteering management more effectively, are planned and carried out with the participation of employees.
Company employees work to contribute to their environment and sociaty by coming together with volunteer projects.
The list of environmental problems in Turkey is pretty long: Deforestation, loss of water sources, the effect of climate change on humans and nature, pollution of seas and soil, air pollution, fossil fuel, waste and trash problems.
Aiming to participate in the greening activities, we first started from our factory and planted trees with our employees in 2021 too.
A 6.6-magnitude earthquake has struck Seferihisar, İzmir in October 30th. It is stated that some houses have been ruined and big numbers of buildings have been damaged. To relieve the wounds of earthquake and to show them that we are here to help no matter how far, we prepared and sent aid parcels.
In order to increase social awareness in terms of protecting nature and forests and to increase the sense of responsibility towards the environment, we, as Sumitomo Rubber AKO Factory employees, organized a garbage collection event in thecity forest together with the Çankırı Municipality Cleaning Works Directorate in order to lead the cleaning of a part of the forest and picnic areas in Çankırı province. Join hands for a cleaner world.
We came together with the people of Çankırı in the traditional iftar organization which we organized in Ramadan, the month of aid and solidarity. We set an example of social solidarity with the participation of 1000 people. The people of Çankırı City were grateful for the participation of Japanese employees in the event.
This visit was made to raise the morale of our esteemed elders staying in Çankırı Nursing Home and to chat with them. The residents of the nursing home were very pleased with the visit and asked us to come again. In this event, Turkish and Japanese administrators also participated in.
Blood transfusion saves lives and improves health conditions, but many patients waiting for transfusions do not have timely access to safe blood. Voluntary blood donations should also increase in order to deliver the needed blood products to hospitals. In order to raise this awareness, blood donations were made by our volunteer employees at the Factory site.
"Thanks to the Children's Park we built in the garden of Kindergarten with the cooperation of our company and Kurşunlu Municipality, children will step into a joyful education life. Good luck to our children!"
In today's world, where energy assets are rapidly depleted, energy saving is considered as the material and moral responsibility of both individuals and institutions. For this reason, we, as the leading company of the region, became together with educational stands about energy saving at Çankırı Industrial Vocational High School in order to transfer this social responsibility to future generations in a way that will raise awareness.