sharp works with the community
In the spirit of building closer ties with the communities in which we work and live, Sharp Electronics Corporation and its employees play an active role in a large number of local efforts. The company is a sponsor of organizations that help children and communities in crisis all over the world, and also contributes to local hospitals and foundations that battle a wide variety of serious illnesses and diseases. Employee participation in annual blood drives and charity fundraising efforts have become company traditions.
Community Tie-in with Sharp Sports Programs
Sharp combines sports and community giving, donating a variety of products to charities and community organizations in conjunction with the professional teams within our sports marketing programs.
Other Programs in Our Backyard
Sharp is an annual contributor to several local New Jersey colleges and universities, including support for the construction of the Sustainability Education Center at Ramapo College, a state of the art green building. For more information, visit the Ramapo College website. The company’s contributions have helped fund construction of the Mahwah Public Library and The Center for Food Action, both located in Mahwah, New Jersey, the Sharp U.S. corporate headquarters.
The Sharp Solar Academy℠
Developed in Japan and now expanding throughout the U.S., the Sharp Solar Academy is an educational program designed to help schoolchildren learn about the environment and climate change issues, the use of alternative energies and the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling.
Visit the Sharp Solar Academy website.