CEO’ S Desk: Humanitarian Efforts for Turkey-Syria Earthquake

Dear Teammates,


Today, I am writing to you with a heavy heart about the earthquake that struck the Turkish-Syrian border on February 6, 2023. The disaster has left many people in need of basic necessities like food, shelter, and medical care, and as a company, we want to do our part to help those in need.

In living our corporate commitment “Bridgestone E8 Commitment”, Bridgestone Group will be making a donation of EUR 1 million through Red Cross and a local foundation to support relief efforts and restoration for people and areas affected by the earthquake. I would like to share the attached press release on our actions.

I urge you to consider the impact that you can make in your communities as well as in the world . Our Bridgestone E8 Commitment is more than just a statement; it is a way of life. We are committed to realizing a sustainable society with employees, society, partners, and customers.

If you have any questions or would like to learn more about Bridgestone’s relief efforts in the affected area, please don't hesitate to reach out to RHO Sustainability Department.

Thank you for your continued support and dedication to our Bridgestone E8 Commitment, and our mission “Serving Society with Superior Quality.”

Yours sincerely

Yasuhiro Morita