As a global company, Konica Minolta is committed to providing solutions to societal challenges. Our corporate philosophy is the creation of new value - which means being a good corporate citizen and giving back to our communities is in our DNA. We believe that through innovation and collaboration, we can develop essential products and solutions that solve challenges faced by our customers and society, leading to a brighter future for all.
On a global scale, we are members of the United Nations’ Global Compact and are actively working to achieve their Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. This includes our commitment to:
No PovertyOur local partnerships with Habitat for Humanity and Feeding America serve to build stronger communities and a brighter future.
Zero HungerIn the past 5 years, we’ve donated over 30,000 meals to support underserved families.
Good Health and Well-BeingEach year we run initiatives to educate our employees about staying healthy and disease prevention, while donating funds to support outreach and research. Through our partnership with the National Kidney Foundation, we have served as a National Walk Team for the past three years.
Quality EducationIn 2019, we partnered with the nonprofit organization, Books for Kids to help build a reading and relaxation room at an underserved school in New York City.
Gender Equality and Reduced InequalitiesOur Step Forward program is focused on helping our female employees reach their goals and to collaborate and learn from each other.
Clean Water and SanitationWe aim to contribute to the sustainability and preservation of our world by achieving carbon minus status by the year 2050.
Affordable and Clean EnergyCorporate headquarters uses solar energy to help reduce environmental impact. The 967,000 kWh system consists of 3,848 240-watt solar panels and produces enough annual output to power 84 homes or offset the greenhouse gas emissions of 130+ passenger cars.
Work and Economic GrowthOver the past couple of years we’ve added hundreds of jobs in our community.
Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesWe proudly support environmental initiatives such as forest and trail preservation and community gardening with local and national non-profits.
Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureWe know that the traditional office environment and way of doing business is transforming. We are creating new value for our world by helping organizations and teams reshape the way they work.
Responsible Consumption and ProductionKonica Minolta engages in programs to help reduce, reuse and recycle at all stages of business.
Climate ActionIn 2020, we partnered with the nonprofit organization, the Arbor Day Foundation (ADF) to help revitalize national forests. Through our partnership, we are contributing funds to plant over 10,000 trees in areas in need of reforestation.
Life Below Water and Life on LandEach year we volunteer on the community-run, MEVO Fresh Roots Farm, to help maintain and grow this organic farm to keep our community green and provide fresh produce to members of our community.
Peace, Justice and Strong InstitutionsThe Konica Minolta Charter of Corporate Behavior is shared globally and articulates Konica Minolta’s respect for international social norms such as the United Nations Global Compact and our commitment to acting in compliance with those ideals.
Partnerships for the GoalsAs a global company, Konica Minolta knows how important our actions are to a sustainable planet and society. That’s why we’re taking steps on a global scale to help achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and follow international guidelines including the UN Global Compact and ISO26000.
Some of the organizations we have supported include:
Habitat for Humanity
National Kidney Foundation
Books for Kids
The Arbor Day Foundation
As a company built on innovation and transformation, Konica Minolta’s commitment to our communities will continue to evolve alongside the ever-changing needs of our customers and society.