Days off leaves of absence for volunteer work

Days off

Employees may apply for days off for volunteering equal to his or her annual paid vacation days.

Leaves of absence

Employees may apply for a leave of absence of 6 to 28 months to participate in volunteer activities.

Social activities Supporter System

One employee at each branch will be nominated as responsible for the promotion of socially contributive work. The person in charge will work to fulfill targets such as at least one socially contributive work per year per branch.

Matching Gift Program for donations made for disaster relief

For donations collected from employees and made for relief of disasters in Japan where the national disaster act is applicable and of major disasters around the world, the company will match the amount as additional donation.

Past Records

Year Disaster Relief Donation Accrual Date Number of Collaborators Aggregate Sum
Total Sum 41,928 171,553,900
2009 Yearly Total 8,419 24,624,000
Haiti earthquake Jan. 13 2,473 7,662,000
Sumatra earthquake (Indonesia/Sumatra) Sep. 30 1,029 2,767,000
Typhoon Ketsana (Philippines typhoon #16) Sep. 26 954 2,467,000
Typhoon Etau (Hyogo/Okayama typhoon #19) Aug. 9 1,094 3,046,000
Typhoon Morakot (Taiwan typhoon #8) Aug. 8 922 2,628,000
Fukuoka Pref. rainstorm Jul. 24 831 2,504,000
Yamaguchi Pref. rainstorm Jul. 21 1,116 3,550,000
2007 Yearly Total 5,934 23,110,000
Bangladesh cyclone disaster relief donation Nov.15 956 3,130,000
Akita prefecture rain disaster relief donation September 590 2,028,000
Niigata prefecture Chuetsu Coastal Earthquake disaster relief donation Jul.16 2,224 9,406,000
Kumamoto prefecture rain disaster relief donation July 766 2,704,000
Noto Peninsula Earthquake disaster relief donations Mar.25 1,398 5,842,000
2006 Yearly Total 3,838 15,542,000
Miyazaki Prefecture Typhoon No.13 Damages Sep.17 822 2,776,000
Nagano, Kagoshima, Miyazaki Heavy Rain Disaster July 911 3,718,000
Indonesia Jawa Island Earthquake May 27 2,105 9,048,000
2005 Yearly Total 3,353 12,985,400
Pakistan Disaster Relief Donation Oct.8 1,139 4,638,000
Victims of Typhoon No.14 Support Donation Sep.6 784 2,803,400
US Hurricane Katrina Disaster Relief Donation Aug.23 1,430 5,544,000
2004 Yearly Total 9,653 63,937,500
Fukuoka Prefecture Western Offshore Earthquake Disaster Relief Donation Mar.20 661 2,796,000
Victims of Sumatra Earthquake Support Donation Dec.26 4,087 40,875,500
Niigata Prefecture Chuetsu Earthquake Disaster Relief Donation Oct.23 3,111 15,620,000
Victims of Hyogo Prefecture Typhoon No. 21 and 23 Donation Oct.20 1,794 1,426,000
Tokushima Prefecture Typhoon No. 23 Disaster Relief Donation Oct.20   418,000
Victims of Gifu Prefecture Typhoon No. 23 Support Donation Oct.20   442,000
Victims of Kyoto Prefecture Typhoon No. 23 Support Donation Oct.20   674,000
Miyazaki Prefecture Typhoon No. 23 Disaster Relief Donation Oct.20   394,000
Kagawa Prefecture Damages Caused by Typhoon No. 23 and Heavy Rain Disaster Relief Donation Oct.20   442,000
Shizuoka Prefecture Damages Caused by Typhoon No. 22 Relief Donation Oct.9   420,000
Victims of Ehime Prefecture Typhoon No. 16 and 21 Support Donation Aug.30, Sep.29   430,000