CSR Award 2018
ROHM Group is conducting CSR activities that are rooted in local communities in many parts of the world in which we operate by emphasizing dialogues with stakeholders.
ROHM Electronics Philippines, Inc. (REPI), the Philippine production site of ROHM Group, received the CSR Award 2018 from the Carmona Municipal Government in Cavite, Philippines, on February 19, 2018.
This award is given to the local enterprises with excellent social contribution activities, and this time, 9 companies were given the award. REPI was recognized as a good corporate partner for its contributions to the communities through health, education and environmental protection.
ROHM Group will continue to make contributions through activities rooted in the local communities.
Sponsorship of Academic Competition to Schools in Carmona
ROHM Group is conducting various activities that are rooted in local communities in many parts of the world in which we operate; ROHM Electronics Philippines, Inc. (REPI), the Philippine production site, continues to hold many activities for nearby elementary schools, among others.
On February 24, REPI invited 2 representative students from 9 nearby elementary schools, and held a interschool quiz competition.
It covered broad fields of learning through the quiz on environment, science and social issues, as well as introduction of manufacturing business of REPI. The children who participated in the quiz were full of smiles, showing that they enjoyed it very much.
ROHM Group will continue to make contributions through educational activities for children to develop next generation human resources with rich sense of humanity and intelligence.
Christmas Lantern Contest
ROHM Group is conducting community-based social contribution activities in many parts of the world in which we operate.
ROHM Electronics Philippines, Inc. (REPI), the Philippine production site of ROHM Group, held a Christmas lantern-making contest in December 2017.
This activity is held every year with the purpose of having the employees learn the importance of recycling, where the wastes generated in each Department are used in making beautiful lanterns that become entries for a competition.
There were lanterns from 39 Departments this time, and the employees who made them said, "Camaraderie was strengthened while everyone in the Department made the lantern together," and "We affirmed the importance of recycled resources through the use of waste materials generated by our own Departments."
Moreover, the judges said, "We were surprised by the beautiful lanterns that were made by each Department from waste materials," and "all of the lanterns are beautiful, which show that REPI employees are creative and resourceful."
Through these activities, ROHM Group will continue to contribute to resolving social issues that include environmental problems, by working toward the preservation of global environment.
Sports Clinic for Employee Dependents
A sports clinic for the children of ROHM employees working in the Philippine production site was held recently. Although letting them have fun while exercising is one of the objectives, it was held with the intention for them to learn the importance of team work and sportsmanship.
More than 40 participants enjoyed playing volleyball and basketball. The local employees who participated said, "This was a good opportunity to show to our children the company where we work," while the children commented, "I am happy that I made new friends," and "I want to participate again," among others.
Did the children learn the importance of teamwork through sports?^^
ROHM will continue to make efforts for CSR activities and various events for the employees in our domestic and overseas factories and sites located in diverse areas.
Rohman's Pledge and Support to Marawi Crisis
CSR Promotion Team, together with Employee Management Council Members launched the voluntary donation to aid the families affected by the ongoing armed clashes in Marawi City.
As a result, we were able to generate P565,210.00 worth of grocery packages coming from 2,339 employee. Grocery packages were composed of 3,898 kg of rice, 19,490 pieces of canned goods and 11,694 packs of instant noodles.
They were handed over to Philippine Red Cross for delivery to evacuation areas in a ceremony attended by 23 employee representatives coming from Employee Management Council and CSR Promotion Team.
Prevention of Rainy Season-Related Illness thru Dengue Awareness Lecture
Dengue fever is prevalent during rainy season and has become a leading cause of hospitalization and death among children and adults.
To promote the elimination of dengue-carrying mosquitoes in the community and schools near REPI, a Dengue Fever Awareness Lecture was conducted which was attended by over 100 Community members composed of parents, children and teachers.
As part of the awareness campaign, they were also given free educational materials and insect repellent lotion.