Trading & Investment Group of Samsung C&T is engaged in a range of activities to fulfill its social responsibility and join in the global effort to help those in need
Since 2009, Trading & Investment Group of Samsung C&T has joined hands with Plan International Korea, a children's development organization, to carry out sponsorship program for children from less developed countries. As part of corporate social responsibility activities, the company has participated in poverty eradication program for less developed countries and launched sponsorship program for children overseas. Employees are involved in various sponsorship activities for children from 136 countries in Asia, Latin America, and Africa, where they are not only supporting children financially but also building true friendship by exchanging letters and making visits.
Every summer since 2011, the Samsung C&T Corporation Trading & Investment
Group sends a volunteer group consisting of Corporate Office employees and their
families, local employee and partner company employees, to underdeveloped
communities around the world to assist children and the local communities.
The first project was at a public school in New Delhi, India, where volunteers
helped improve the school environment by painting classrooms, cleaning up
trash, fixing restroom facilities, and installing a water tower. They also hosted
cultural events such as a magic show, K-Pop concert, and sports events for
the children. The company will continue to extend a helping hand to children
around the world In 2016, six years into overseas volunteer activities, Myanmar
was selected as the
volunteer group’s new destination.
As a global company with 108 offices located across the globe, the company is engaged in various volunteer activities overseas around the world. Employees at overseas offices of Trading & Investment Group participate in a number of volunteer activities customized to meet local needs, such as disaster responses and environment conservation; our activities has helped the company gain trust and support from local communities.