Mizuho Volunteer Day
Since 2006, Mizuho employees, family members and friends have participated in Mizuho Volunteer Day, volunteering in their local communities as part of Mizuho's day of global community service.
|Mizuho employees and family members||9,000|
Executives and employees working at Group departments, offices, and branches in Tokyo and Osaka along with their families took part in cleaning up shared spaces as part of efforts to create beautiful communities.
Europe, the Middle East and Africa
Mizuho volunteers prepared and served food at a home for senior citizens as part of Amsterdam's citywide "Night of the Volunteer."
Mizuho Dusseldorf staff helped improve a biotope, collecting and removing debris and green waste, and pruning hedges. Their efforts help preserve a natural environmental setting.
Mizuho London organized a week of volunteer activities benefiting a local children's hospice. The London team capped off the week with a day spent transforming the hospice's garden and play area, and preparing the grounds for winter.
Asia and Oceania
Mizuho New Delhi volunteers painted the interior of a children's facility, and engaged the children in financial education and arts activities.
Mizuho Hong Kong volunteers helped pack and deliver mooncakes for senior citizens, providing both treats and companionship. The Chinese baked good is traditionally gifted and enjoyed during the Mid–Autumn festival.
Mizuho Manila volunteers cleaned up approximately 2,749 square meters of coastline as part of a broader effort to preserve and protect the last mangrove refuge in Manila Bay. The team filled 54 sacks filled with trash including styrofoam, glass, cans, and bottles, contributing to the conservation of the area.
Mizuho Houston volunteers helped build twenty wall frames for new houses for Houston Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit that builds affordable housing for low–income families. The frames will also be used to rebuild homes for Hurricane Harvey survivors in their community.
Mizuho New York volunteers packed thousands of emergency meals for homebound senior citizens for the hunger relief organization, CityMeals on Wheels, saving the nonprofit labor and time, while assisting seniors in need.
Mizuho Sao Paulo volunteers transformed and brought joy to a children's shelter. The team painted, cleaned and decorated the residential home and provided recreational activities.