The Kowa Group is working to create local communities where people can continue to live enjoyable lives, through initiatives like local revitalization via support for sports and assistance in case of disaster.
CSRCorporate Social Responsibility
Contributing to Society
Local revitalization by supporting sports
We are revitalizing local communities by sponsoring and supporting sports competitions and teams.
01 Special Sponsor of LPGA Ladies Golf Tour KKT Cup Vantelin Ladies Open
To aid recovery from the earthquake in Kumamoto, we support the ladies professional golf tour every year.
02 Official Top Sponsor of the Ski Association of Japan
As an Official Top Sponsor, we support skiers competing on the global stage.
03 Sponsor of All-Japan Collegiate Ekiden Championship
We sponsor the All-Japan Collegiate Ekiden Championship every year. In this event, university running teams selected from all over Japan compete in a long-distance relay race from Atsuta Shrine to Ise Grand Shrine.
04 Top Partner of Yokohama B-Corsairs in B League
As a Top Partner of the Yokohama B-Corsairs, a professional basketball team of the port city of Yokohama, we support local revitalization and development of Japan’s professional basketball league.
05 We support Breath Hamamatsu in the Women’s Volleyball V2 League.
We support Breath Hamamatsu, a volleyball club made up of V leaguers working in Hamamatsu. Some employees of the Kowa Hamamatsu Factory play for the team.
Support for disaster recovery and preparation
01 Disaster support activities
We provide support when there is an earthquake or other disaster, and we promote routine disaster preparation activities in cooperation with local communities, through emergency drills and other forms of support.