SP Social Responsibility

As Standard Profil Group, we focus on sustainability and we develop by adding value to the society we’re operating in.
We continue conducting projects to make a better world with ‘SP Act for Good’ and our volunteering employees.

January 2021
SP Social Responsibility

Standard Profil donates 5 pumps to 5 villages

Standard Profil, as in previous years made a meaningful donation to UNICEF, as a New Year gift for its business partners. Standard Profil donated 5 water pumps to 5 villages with limited water supply. The pumps will provide clean water to dozens of families over a long period. Standard Profil continues to make life easier for children and those in need with meaningful donations.
December 2020

We delivered the donations to people affected by the earthquake in İzmir.

As the SP Act for Good Committee, we came together for the people affected by the Izmir earthquake. We made a call for donations to provide for their needs and received a huge return from SP members. The donations collected from SP Düzce, Manisa and Istanbul were delivered on December 31st. The donations included items such as thermal clothing and hygiene kits for the earthquake victims in the Limontepe neighbourhood and we also celebrated their new year. With this site visit, we had a chance to determine the current needs. We will continue our aid campaign in line with those needs.
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October 2020
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We raise awareness of breast cancer

Safeguarding women from breast cancer is important in terms of community healthcare. Because every year breast cancer devastates the lives of the women we love on a heart-breaking scale. As always in October, amazing people throughout Standard Profil wore pink to raise awareness in their communities, and among women about the importance of early diagnosis, and to support them in their participation in screening programs.
September 2020

We walked for children with Cerebral Palsy in STEPtember

The philanthropic activities of Standard Profil that positions corporate social responsibility as one of the cornerstones of its structure continue. As SP, we took part in the STEPtember project in Turkey to draw attention to Cerebral Palsy, one of the most widespread physical disabilities in childhood. We achieved substantial success ranking 4’th with a total of 20,738,185 steps, among the 35 institutions participating in STEPtember. This is a social responsibility project that encourages people and institutions to take 10 thousand steps a day, while collecting donations for children with Cerebral Palsy. We took the steps with 44 teams and 176 volunteer SP members and collected donations for the needs of children for rehabilitation in our 3’rd year in STEPtember within the scope of SP Act for Good. Our employees in all our locations around the world also wore green clothes to raise awareness about the condition on October 6, World Cerebral Palsy Day.
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April 2020

Due to the global Covid-19 pandemic and considering children who need soap and water, SP signed a cooperation agreement with UNICEF. Thus, children of SP staff participated in an exhibition by sending us online, pictures they had painted or drawn, and for every picture received we delivered soap and water packages to children in need with the cooperation of UNICEF.
March 2020

This year, as every year, we celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8 with great enthusiasm. In order to emphasise the significance of March 8, as Standard Profil, we have contributed with gifts to non-governmental organizations that support women. Through the lavender pouches produced by women’s cooperatives, we supported their efforts to empower women with low income.
October 2019

The ASPACE Walk, a charity walk for the disabled, was held this year in the streets of Logrono. At the event that we have been participating in since 2015, 59 volunteers from our SP Spain Plant completed the 19.5 km route for the benefit of the disabled.
September 2019

Our team of 332 people constituting a total of 83 teams from Düzce, Istanbul and Manisa took part in the STEPTEMBER event that aimed to provide support to the lifelong training and rehabilitation needs of children with Cerebral Palsy (CP).
July 2019

In Cape Town, where access to water is one of the biggest problems, our SP South Africa Factory handed out 300 water flasks to students of a local high school on this year’s Mandela Day.
June 2019

We planted new forestation at our own home and crowned the garden of our youngest plant, SP Jingzhou, with trees.

35 of our colleagues from SP Düzce gave hope to patients who are waiting for bone marrow transplants, with a campaign called ‘Let’s Save a Life’. To raise awareness about bone marrow donation, after trainings in May, over 200 bone marrow donations were made in our Düzce factory in June, thanks to cooperation with the Turkish Red Crescent.

Our team at SP Mexico broke into a sweat on 5 km and 10 km courses at races for the benefit of children with cance.
May 2019

We love to contribute to the communities we live in. Every year we support the Düzce Municipality İftar Campaign and this year enjoyed an iftar meal together with our neighbours in Konuralp.

To raise funds and awareness for the treatment of spinal cord paralysis, the Wings for Life World Run took place in Izmir on May 5th. In coordination with the global run our SP Manisa Factory volunteer employees ran with the team of our customer Ford.
February 2019

As with every year, our Spanish plant donated to the La Rioja Food Bank this year, helping families in need in the region.
January 2019

To support the social and cultural development of children and encourage them adopt positive habits, we sponsored the science workshop of the Children's Club organised by Düzce Municipality.
December 2018

We wanted the New Year to bring hope to children in need, so we sent UNICEF donation cards instead of gifts to all our stakeholders.
October 2018

The ASPACE Walk, a charity walk for the disabled, was held this year in the streets of Logrono. At the event that we have been participating in since 2015, 59 volunteers from our SP Spain Factory completed the 19.5 km route for the benefit of the disabled.

We supported the TAYSAD ( Association of Automotive Parts and Components Manufacturers) Talent Management Conference for the second time as a bronze sponsor, in which new age human resources and strategies were examined.

We sponsored Logrono University at MotoStudent, the premier competition among Spanish universities for motorcycles designed and produced by university students.
September 2018

Our SP Mexico plant turned green with trees planted in the garden. Each department planted their own trees, dreaming of resting in their shade for years to come.

To support the education and rehabilitation services that children with Cerebral Palsy need throughout their lives, as SP Turkey, we supported the STEPTEMBER project, which was conducted simultaneously in 7 countries. We walked and collected donations for children with volunteering employees in our Istanbul, Manisa and Düzce locations. Thanks to our volunteer army of 460 people, we were the second largest contingent among all the companies that participated throughout Turkey.
July 2018

Mandela Day, celebrated on July 18, is celebrated with volunteer activities to keep Nelson Mandela's memory alive. Each year, our SP South Africa team crown this day with a social responsibility project. Volunteer co-workers visited a nursing home, served food, presented gifts and had sincere conversations to help residents enjoy a pleasant day.
April 2018

As in previous years, we supported the YAKA/Life and Career Fair held in Düzce University. We were the main sponsor of the fair and conducted interview simulations at our booth. Our Group R&D Director Ali Erkin Kutlu talked about careers in the automotive industry in his speech.
March 2018

In the assessment of 300 companies in Lanfgang, by the Economic Development Zone, we were awarded a certificate for our occupational health and safety practices at the production site.
December 2017

SP Morocco plant created a special project to increase awareness of nature for future generations. In the Children's Festival, which was launched last year and held for the second time this year, we aim to highlight the value of environmental and ecological culture among young children.

As the Standard Profil Group, we strive to leave a beautiful world for our children. Therefore, we support their development. We wished happy new year to our customers, suppliers and business partners with UNICEF inspired gifts and welcomed 2018 by touching the lives of children in need.
November 2017

We started sign language lessons in SP Düzce Plant in November, as a part of the “Speaking Hands” project started in February to support hearing impaired employees.
February 2017

We started production in the SP Manisa-ZEKI Plant. We produce profiles for the world’s giant automotive brands with our colleagues in the Protective Workplace Living Centre for People with Mental Disabilities. We have 8 mentally disabled colleagues in the centre that has 12 workshops.

An important event took place in Manisa Plants within the scope of the 25th November, Day Against Violence Against Women. To raise public awareness about combating violence against women, trainings prepared by the General Directorate of Women's Status affiliated to the Ministry of Family and Social Policy were organized. All our employees were educated about the fight against violence, over a three week period.
December 2016

Standard Profil continues its global projects in all locations. Within the scope of our donation projects, we donated to schools and institutions in need at our SP Bulgaria and Morocco plants.

As Standard Profil Turkey employees, we have organized a donation campaign by collecting proper materials from our homes and offices. With the support of “ihtiyacharitasi.org”, we could deliver them to needy schools in various cities of Turkey from Midyat to Sinop.
July 2016

With employees of our South Africa Plant, we visited the children’s ward of the Tygerberg Hospital on 18th of July to honour and celebrate Mandela Day.
May 2016

On 22nd of May, the III El Arco Community Run was held in support of the Riojana Association for friends and family of children with cancer (FARO). Our volunteers from SP Spain ran in support of the cause and bonded with the children and their families.
April 2016

We supported the event «YAKA 16’ Life and Career Fest» of Düzce University with silver sponsorship. Düzce Plant General Manager Teoman Yücel attended the event and shared his experiences with the students.
September 2015

We supported the CSR project of the Association of Automotive Parts and Components Manufacturers; «Let’s Improve Technical High Schools» by increasing materials from the Düzce and Manisa plants.
May 2015

To support the fight against domestic violence, we supported the awareness program of social incidents, conducted by the Manisa Community Policing Branch Office.

To address the problems of the disabled, we set up a podium at the Dragonfest event, held in İzmir and Istanbul. After the events, in the name of Standard Profil, we donated 30 white walking sticks and 8 wheelchairs.

Standard Profil Global Infrastructure Director Süha Tunca joined Düzce University Science and Technology Festival which Standard Profil sponsored. Tunca spoke about the global technologic infrastructure of the company and met students.
April 2015

Düzce Üniversitesi tarafından düzenlenen YAKA 15’ Yaşam ve Kariyer Festivali’ne altın sponsor olarak katıldık. Etkinlik kapsamında konuşma yapan İK’dan Sorumlu Genel Müdür Yardımcımız Ayhan İbrahim Tokcan tecrübelerini öğrencilerle paylaştı.

During the National Day of Blood Donation in Morocco, we donated blood from more than 400 employees of the Standard Profil Tangier Plant.
January 2015

Our colleagues at Standard Profil Manisa Plants have volunteered for blood donations to the National Blood Bank of Turkey (Kızılay).
January 2014

We supported the La Rioja Food Bank with a collection campaign of food packets throughout SP Spain. We collected over 1,200 kilos of food.

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