As a good corporate citizen, we initiate and support a wide range of CSR activities related to charity, environment and education schemes to meet the needs of our community and help make a difference to it.
We aim to share our love and provide support for the less privileged by giving generously to different charity organizations and actively taking part in a host of volunteer service programs throughout the territory.
We also engage with different organizations to carry out community-based initiatives in a bid to promoting environmental conservation and developing the young generation through activities that support the promotion of science & technology, culture and arts, and sports.
We were invited as a corporate donor to join the first “Liver Charity Walk” organized by The Hong Kong Liver Transplant Patients’ Association in December 2016 to raise fund for its daily operation to give support to the liver transplanted patients and educate the public about the importance of liver protection and healthy lifestyle.
We co-organized Green Living & Gardening Workshop with Sham Shui Po Integrated Rehabilitation Centre (Po Leung Kuk) in Dec 2016. During the event, our volunteers accompanied the mentally retarded and physically handicapped people to make and decorate the name badges with dried flowers and stickers in order to let them understand the concept of "Environmental Protection".
We, one of corporate donors, sponsored “The Back To School Drive 2016” organized by St. James’ Settlement (SJS) which is to encourage underprivileged students to study hard and let them understand that they are cared for.
We visited Wai Chow Public School (Sheung Shui) to give the gift pack (including the school bag and the gift) to the students in Sep 2016. Afterwards, an upcycling workshop was held to teach students the concept of “Upcycling” during the process of making a wine cork pen.
We supported “SPS Don't Qua Charity Action 2016” organized by Suicide Prevention Services (SPS) held in July 2016. Meanwhile, we appealed our staff to participate as volunteers to visit the distressed elderly who live alone, talk with them and give them snacks and melon water to share our care to them.
We co-organized dessert classes with Sham Shui Po Integrated Rehabilitation Centre (Po Leung Kuk) in Apr 2016. During the event, our volunteers accompanied the mentally retarded and physical handicapped people to make waffles in order to strengthen their learning skill and convey the “Sharing” concept to them.
To share happy festive moment with the elderly, we co-organized the event with Yan Oi Tong. In the party held in September 2015, our staff arranged games, lucky draw, singing performance and snacks to the elderly and delivered gift packs to them who felt joyful in the party.
We supported MTR Race Walking 2015 co-organized by MTR Corporation and Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association held in September 2015 to promote healthy living and raise funds for Hospital Authority’s Health InfoWorld to support its work on enhancing the public’s disease management skills. We made a donation and a team of staff joined the “Corporate Team Challenge” in the event.
To render warmth and care to low-income households, we supported the event co-organized by The Hong Kong Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Association Limited and Caritas Hong Kong (Community Centre- Ngau Tau Kok Branch). We sponsored 100 Mitsubishi Electric Fans. Meanwhile, our staff participated in the community voluntary work to deliver fans and pay home visits to low-income households in July 2015.
In 2015/16, Mitsubishi Electric (Hong Kong) Limited was awarded the “Caring Company Logo” by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service in recognition of our continuous support and contributions to the community. We continue our endeavor to be a good corporate citizen.
We took part in different fundraising events, namely MSF Day organized by Medecins Sans Frontieres, Orbis World Sight Day organized by Orbis, etc. to support their meaningful charity campaigns. To encourage our staff’s participation, we launched the "Matching-Donation Scheme“ (i.e, every HK$1 that our staff member donates, we will donate HK$1) to engage more staff to support and render their care to the community.
Students from Tsuen Wan Government Secondary School, one of the winning teams of YESA, visited our office in December 2016. During the visit, we shared with the students about green technologies and its application in different fields.
Besides, students took a tour around our showroom and we also explained and demonstrated our diverse cutting-edge products to them. They showed great interest to the advanced technologies behind the products.
We supported and sponsored "Youth Energy Saving Award ("YESA") - Study Mission on Low Carbon City" jointly organized by the Environment Bureau and the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department ("EMSD"). The event was held in November 2016 at EMSD's Headquarters, Kowloon Bay. The aim of the program is to cultivate talent of new "Energy Wise" generation and to engage the youth to embark on an overseas study mission to learn from other low carbon cities. In the event, the winning team shared what they learnt about energy saving measures and their experiences about environment protection.
We sponsored the environmental education program “Green x Engineering x Energy Crisis” (4-day Summer Camp) for students organized by The Chinese University of Hong Kong - Centre for Innovation & Technology & its student club held at the Chinese University Campus in July 2016.
A total of 30 students at F.2 to F.6 from different secondary schools joined the program which consisted of talk, workshop, visits, competition, etc. During the half-day visit to our office, our colleagues briefed students on green technologies and its application in different fields and took them a tour around our showroom to explain and demonstrate our diverse cutting-edge products. After the program, students can understand more about green technology, engineering and energy crisis issue through interactive learning.
The YESA award is to encourage young people to form teams to plan for and implement energy saving measures. The response to the award was overwhelming with over 250 applications. As one of platinum sponsors, we were invited to be one of judging panel members and on stage together with the winning teams from Primary School, Secondary School and Open Group category to present e-cheque donation to their nominated non-governmental organizations for provision of youth services at the prize presentation ceremony held in June 2016.
We supported the event co-organized by Environment Bureau and Electrical & Mechanical Services Department and sponsored the “Youth Energy Saving Award” as one of platinum sponsors. This event held in July 2015 aimed to educate the young generation about the importance of saving energy and to have a better understanding on the responsibility in lowering the carbon footprint in our daily life.
We arranged the tour for 40 Polytechnic University Engineering students and teachers to visit our factories manufacturing air conditioners and refrigerators in Japan in May 2016. During the visit, students and teachers were impressed by the 5S implementation in our factories. Besides, students showed great interests in our displayed products, features demonstration in the showroom and well organized production line. The visit provided a fruitful learning experience and inspiration to students.
We offered scholarships to different educational institutes to provide financial support to students