Corporate Social Responsibility

The Mitas Tires North America factory in Charles City (Mitas) is a responsible member of the local community, drawing on the benefits provided by the community and contributing back to the improvement of the community.

The Mitas Tires North America factory in Charles City (Mitas) is a responsible member of the local community, drawing on the benefits provided by the community and contributing back to the improvement of the community.

Mitas provides support to local charitable causes and communal services while observing these principles:

  • Transparency
  • Integrity
  • Efficacy

By recognizing this moral responsibility, Mitas does not use any support of charitable causes as a means for advertising its products and services. Instead, such support is considered an expression of the goodwill of the board of CGS Holding.

Areas of support                                               

Mitas considers these areas for support in Charles City and its neighborhood:

  • Education to increase opportunities
  • Voluntary work to improve cohesion
  • Healthcare to improve well-being
  • Support for people in need, sports, the arts and other similar endeavors to improve quality of life

Means of support

Mitas maintains a fund to meet legitimate requests for support. In addition, Mitas encourages employees and business partners to contribute to the community. The support can be, for example, a financial award and in merchandising items. Mitas strives to make donations in the most efficient manner. In this, Mitas considers consulting local dignitaries and community leaders to determine the neediest and worthiest causes. Mitas makes apparent that donations of money and gifts to good causes are in particular an expression of the philanthropy of the board of CGS Holding and of the CGS board’s desire to promote the welfare of others.