Aeon Co., Ltd.
On November 30 (Wednesday), about the presentation of the “Kizuna Campaign” donation amount from AEON Pet to the Japan Assistance Dog Association
It will be used for training and dissemination activities of assistance dogs that contribute to society.
AEON PET Co., Ltd. (President: Ichiro Yonezu, hereinafter AEON PET) announced that on November 30, 2022 (Wednesday), 1,736,723 people gathered through the 2022 “Kizuna Campaign” for the Japan Assistance Dog Association. We are pleased to inform you that we have made a donation of yen and held a presentation ceremony with the association. [Image 1
Since 2013, AEON PET has continued to implement the “Bond Campaign” together with customers and pet food manufacturers to deepen understanding and interest in animal welfare and give form to the desire to contribute to animals. I was.
In fiscal 2022, the total donation of 3,473,445 yen collected through the “Kizuna Campaign” will be divided into two, and donated to the Japan Service Dog Association and the Japan Assistance Dog
Association, respectively, to contribute to society. Your donation will be used for the training and popularization of dogs (guide dogs, service dogs, hearing dogs).
AEON PET will continue to work hand in hand with local customers and stakeholders with the aim of realizing a society in which all animals and humans can live happily.
[FY2022 “Kizuna Campaign” Donation Presentation Ceremony]
Date: November 30, 2022 (Wednesday) 10:00-11:00
Place: AEON PET Co., Ltd. office conference room (4-17-8 Minamiyawata, Ichikawa City, Chiba Prefecture J-pro Motoyawata 6F)
Attendees: Ms. Yoshiko Boku, Representative Director, Japan Assistance Dog Association
Ichiro Yonezu, President and CEO, AEON PET Co., Ltd.
Donation Recipient: Japan Assistance Dog Association
Donation amount: 1,736,723 yen
Comment from Yoshiko Boku, Representative Director, Japan Service Dog Association
“Thank you very much for your valuable donations through the Kizuna Campaign. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Japan Assistance Dog Association. We continue to operate with the aim of creating a future where we can participate in society together.In recent years, the concept of the SDGs, which has become established, includes “respect for diversity.” We would like to use this donation for initiatives such as the training of assistance dogs, with the aim of realizing a prosperous society in which the diverse people who make up society participate together with their dogs. Thank you for your support. ”
Comment from Ichiro Yonezu, President of AEON PET Co., Ltd.
“We made this donation in order to contribute to the training and popularization of assistance dogs. This year’s “Kizuna Campaign” was supported by a total of 44 business partners (AEON Pet Association). Thanks to all of you, we were able to make a big leap forward.I would like to thank all the companies that belong to the AEON Pet
Association.We will continue to work with the AEON Pet Association, the Japan Assistance Dog Association, and the Japan Assistance Dog Association to help AEON Pet. I sincerely hope that we can work together to build a symbiotic society where everyone can live happily.”
About “Kizuna Campaign”
Since 2013, AEON Pet has been holding the “Kizuna Campaign” every September during Animal Care Week from September 20th to September 26th. This is an initiative in which the total amount converted to 1 yen for each target brand product purchased at the store is used for activities related to animal welfare.
In fiscal 2022, in addition to all products handled at Petemo stores and online stores, use at Petemo grooming salons will be newly targeted for the campaign, and efforts will be made with stakeholders who share the aspirations of animal welfare and social contribution. maximized.
List of related manufacturers (Aeon Pet Association* participating companies) that participated in the “Kizuna Campaign”
* AEON Pet Club: An organization that aims to realize a symbiotic society where animals and humans coexist and develop the pet industry, mainly by AEON Pet’s business partners.
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