Relief Activities and Fund-raising Campaigns (Global)
Canon carries out relief activities in regions affected by sudden disasters to identify the best ways to assist disaster victims.
Canon Aids Relief Activities Following Hurricane Sandy
Canon U.S.A., Inc. is providing support for recovery efforts in the affected regions with a donation of $100,000.
Local Flood Relief Efforts in Thailand
Canon Marketing (Thailand) and Canon Hi-Tech (Thailand) carried out local relief efforts on their own to aid the victims of flooding caused by record-breaking heavy rains in 2011, in Thailand.
Argentina Presents Strings of 1,000-cranes to Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster-hit Sendai
Canon U.S.A. carried out an event under the slogan "Canon, ARGENTINA Y JAPON UN SOLO CORAZON (Argentina and Japan, One Heart)," in which it delivered 13,500 folded paper cranes and 1,780 message cards and Japanese national flags with the word “Bond” and messages from Argentine children, from Argentina to disaster-hit northeastern Japan.
Donation to Disaster Areas in Taiwan Stricken by Typhoon
Three companies, Canon Marketing (Taiwan), Canon Semiconductor Equipment Taiwan and Taiwan Canon, donated a total of six million Taiwanese yuan (equivalent to approximately ¥18 million) to the Red Cross Society of Taiwan, to provide assistance to disaster areas stricken by Typhoon, Morakot.
Canon Australia and CiSRA Provide Aid to Forest Fire Victims
Canon Australia and Canon Information Systems Research Australia (CiSRA) provided assistance to the victims of the forest fires that occurred on February 7, 2009, in Australia.
Donations by Canon (China) and Canon Group's Chinese Companies to Areas Damaged by Heavy Snows
Canon (China) and the Canon Group's companies in China carried out activities in support of the people in areas that suffered from the rain and snow that continued to fall from mid-January 2008, in southern China.
Aid for Earthquake Hit Areas of Pu'er City, Yunnan Province
Canon (China) carried out aid activities for the victims of the Magnitude 6.4 earthquake that hit Pu'er City, Yunnan Province, in southwestern China, on June 3, 2007.
Assistance for severe snowstorm damage in Dalian China
Canon Dalian donated 50,000 yuan (about 760,000 yen) to the Dalian Charity Foundation, which will be used to assist relief in the area affected by a severe snowstorm that occurred in Dalian on March 4, 2007.
Support for flood refuges in southern Malaysia
Both Canon Marketing Malaysia and Canon Opto Malaysia gave support to the Batu Pahat area in Johor in southern Malaysia, where many people are suffering from flood damage due to heavy rains since the end of 2006.