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Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture SANKYO Co., Ltd. has provided a corporate version of hometown tax for the third consecutive year in Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture’s SDGs promotion project.

Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture
SANKYO Co., Ltd. donates corporate hometown tax for the third consecutive year to SDGs promotion project in Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture
Certificate of Appreciation Ceremony held on July 4th
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Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture (Mayor: Yasuhiro Higashi) has been awarded the corporate version for the third consecutive year by SANKYO Co., Ltd. (Head Office: 3-29-14 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo) for the “Osaki Town SDGs Promotion Project”. We received a donation using hometown tax payments. In response, a letter of appreciation ceremony was held on July 4th (Thursday) at “circular village hostel GURURI” (location: 2433 Hishida, Osaki-cho).
The donations we receive will be used to promote a recycling-oriented society through research and development, human resource development, and information dissemination, in order to achieve our vision of “From a recycling town to a town that creates the future of the world.”
-Overview of contributing companies-
Company name: SANKYO Co., Ltd. (Representative Director and President: Akihiko Ishihara)
Address: 3-29-14 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Company URL: https://www.sankyo-fever.co.jp/
Donation amount: 4,000,000 yen
In-kind donation: Electrically assisted three-wheeled cargo bike STREEK Donation date: Wednesday, March 6, 2024 (donation): Wednesday, March 13, 2024 (donation in kind)
[Image: https://prtimes.jp/i/38352/42/resize/d38352-42-0c55d4ca8ada8c74a2b6-0.jpg&s3=38352-42-7e29d226249bb890849ffa9fc9572a54-643×509.jpg] -Comment from Shiro Chitose, Deputy Mayor of Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture- Continuing from last year, SANKYO Co., Ltd. has selected Osaki Town as the recipient of their third corporate hometown tax donation, and in addition to receiving donations, we have also received an in-kind donation for the first time in our town. I appreciate you sincerely. The donated electrically assisted three-wheeled cargo bike “STREEK” has been widely used by guests of the experience-based accommodation facility “circular village hostel GURURI” and town residents as a vehicle suitable for Osaki Town with a low environmental impact. We hope that you will discover new charms of the town that you cannot experience just by riding in a car.
With the slogan “From a town of recycling to a town that creates the future of the world,” we will use the donations we have received to promote SDGs initiatives to achieve the vision map of Circular Village Osaki Town, centered on the SDGs Promotion Council (general
incorporated association). We look forward to your continued support and cooperation as we move forward.
-Comment from SANKYO Co., Ltd.-
Our company is a company that manufactures and sells gaming machines. As a manufacturer, we are working every day to reduce our
environmental impact by promoting the reuse and recycling of our products from a sustainability perspective. To help, we have decided to continue making donations from the year before and the year before. This time, we are also donating an electrically assisted three-wheeled cargo bike called “STREEK” designed by our group company Envision Co., Ltd. We hope that it will be used effectively as a vehicle that has a lower environmental impact than cars.
We look forward to the further development of Osaki Town’s efforts in the future and will work together to contribute to the creation of a sustainable society.
-What is Osaki Town, Kagoshima Prefecture-
Osaki Town is located on the nature-rich Osumi Peninsula with a vast whitebait plateau, and has achieved the highest recycling rate in Japan a total of 15 times as a municipality, winning the Chief Cabinet Secretary’s Award at the Japan SDGs Awards, and is internationally recognized. It has been evaluated. In addition, the city is rich in agricultural and livestock products such as mangoes and eels grown in its warm climate and abundant spring water, and is constantly striving to create a “sustainable city” by promoting childcare support measures and environmental policies.
U R L: https://www.town.kagoshima-osaki.lg.jp/
* Regarding Osaki Town’s corporate version of hometown tax
https://www.town.kagoshima-osaki.lg.jp/kc_kikakuseisaku/kigyoubannhurusatonouzei.html * Regarding Osaki Town SDGs promotion project
https://www.osakini.org/
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