Activities to send hand-knitted sweaters to world's children
MS&AD Unison Smile Club
MS&AD Unison Smile Club was established in 1993 as a social contribution activity group by employees of the MS & AD Insurance Group.Employees who support the activities donate "100 yen x any number" from the monthly salary, and the donations are used for subsidizing NPOs, financial support for social contribution activities by departments and branches, holding charity events, etc.
Number of works sent (fiscal 1992-2019) : 71,493
In cooperation with 'JHIA' (JAPAN HANDICRAFT INSTRUCTOR'S ASSOCIATION) & 'World Vision Japan', we send hand-knitted goods such as sweaters made by volunteers to children in Mongolia, Pakistan, Viet Nam, Afghanistan etc. More than 1,000 including outside the company participate as knitters at present.
Support program of children through charity Christmas cards 1992-2017
From 1992 to 2017, In cooperation with KIDS EARTH FUND, we made and sold Charity Christmas cards and supported world's children in troubled area / suffered area of the disasters through the proceeds.
Chernobyl, Russia 1992-1994, Sakhalin, Russia 1994, Yugoslavia districts (Croatia and Serbia) 1995-2017, Sumatra 2005, Pakistan 2006-2007, Viet Nam, and Cambodia 2009-2017, and 'KIDS EARTH HOME TOHOKU' 2011-2017
Accumulated total of proceeds 1992-2017 : 51,585,666 yen (140 types, 402,365 pieces)
Participating in the Campaign to Deliver Picture Books
Accumulated total of picture books
(fiscal 2000-2020) : 10,724
Volunteers in the company participate in the Campaign to Deliver Picture Books to Children in Cambodia and Laos, supported by of the Shanti Volunteer Association and put the translation in the picture books.
Valentine Charity Concert
Total of stipendiary student
(fiscal 1996-2020) : 588
The MS & AD Light Music Club holds a concert and donates the proceeds to the "Education for Development Foundation" as a scholarship for children living in rural areas of Thailand, Laos and Cambodia to attend junior high school.
Buta-Neko Charity Concert
Accumulated total of proceeds
(fiscal 2000-2019) : 1,503,714 yen
Every year, mini concerts are held by students and graduates of Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music at lobby floors in the headquarters building. Participation fees collected from employees are donated to "Family House" in support of sick children and their families.