Youth Education Program - SEM-IRANG
SEM-IRANG is a talent development program with youth and Samsung Electro-Mechanics becomes a teacher.
This program is to help our youth grow into future talent who can contribute to the development of the country and society by supporting scholarship, providing global insights through overseas exploration, operating self-exploration camp during vacation for designing individuals’ futures, and guiding English studies during the school year.
Culture and Arts – hello! SEM Orchestra
In order to discover the musical potential of disabled youth and to support their dreams, an orchestra of the disabled has been operated since 2013, and students with disabilities learn musical instruments and develop their talents through 1: 1 lessons and ensemble classes. This program is with AbleArt Corporation and ChildFund Korea.
Culture and Arts – National Music Competition for Disabled Students
Music competitions have been held since 2008 to promote culture and arts of disabled youth and every year more than 350 disabled students from all over the country participate in the competition, providing opportunities to reveal their hidden talents and to change the social perception of disability. This program is with TJB Daejeon Broadcasting.
Medical Services – Free Surgery for Artificial Joints
The artificial joint free surgery project, which has been in operation since 2005, is aimed at seniors who cannot undergo surgery due to economic difficulties, and up to now, a total of 594 people and 943 joints have been supported. (as of November 2019)
※ The project is scheduled to be operational by 2020 due to increased government support.
|How to apply for free artificial joint replacement surgery|
|Requirement||medical aid class 1 in low-income families (age 75 or younger). Application of a patient who is not from a low-income family will be examined based on our criteria and the selected recipient will be contacted|
|Service includes||surgery-related costs (examination fees, hospital fees, food, surgery fees, etc.).|
|One caregiver (9:00 a.m.to 6:00 p.m, up to seven days).|
|Contact||Mikyung Joung, Social Contribution Group, Samsung Electro-Mechanics (E-mail email@example.com)|
|※ Applicants who live from far distances or who are not available to visit the designated hospital may provide a doctor’s report from a hospital in their residence.|
Urban-Rural Win-Win, One Company Several Villages
In order to take the lead in establishing a foundation for rural independence, the company has entered into sisterhood relations with 17 villages beginning with the agreement with Togomi Village in Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do in 2002, and securing markets with agricultural products funds and with holiday direct trading markets and exchanging activities such as farm stays have been continued.
An agreement with Suwon Multicultural Family Support has been signed in 2009 and social integration of multicultural families and migrant youth is supported by sponsoring the construction of Suwon Global Youth Dream Center in 2013.
Employees Volunteer Activities
Employees of Samsung Electro-Mechanics actively participate in various volunteer activities for children, the disabled, and senior citizens in order to practice sharing through volunteer activities, and also environmental volunteer works and talent donation activities have been continuously conducted for communication and harmony with local communities.
Regular sponsorship of employees
It is operated by voluntary participation of employees by donating a certain amount of monthly salary. Employee donations are fully sponsored for youth education areas, support activities for vulnerable social group, and sister village funds that support welfare facilities by purchasing excellent eco-friendly agricultural products from sister villages.