Furukawa Battery contributes to the health of communities and employees and to the revitalization of local communities through sponsorship of sports teams and events as well as through volunteer activities.
Yokohama Marathon 2019
Approximately 20 employees participated in the Yokohama Marathon 2019 held in November 2019 as runners, and employees and their families worked as volunteer staff.
Jakarta KIZUNA Ekiden 2019
In September 2019, six Japanese expatriates from the subsidiary FIBM and 18 local employees, participated in the Jakarta KIZUNA Ekiden 2019, which was organized into six teams. Everyone connected the sleeves and completed the entire team.
Iwaki Sunshine Marathon
Iwaki Sunshine Marathon, which is held mainly in the Onahama area of Fukushima Prefecture, is one of the largest marathons in the Tohoku region with 10,000 participants. Furukawa Battery sponsors this event and its employees also participate as runners.
FB Battery River Kwai Half Marathon Thailand Championship 2019
Siam Furukawa Co., Ltd. sponsored the FB Battery River Kuwai Half Marathon Thailand Championship 2019 held in December 2019 in Thailand. We have been sponsoring this event on an ongoing basis since the 2016 championship. Ninety-one employees participated in the 2019 championship as runners, and the championship was excited together with other runners.