Community Impact

Over our 25+ year history in North America, we have invested more than $7 billion in people, research, and production. We value the communities that have welcomed Daikin as corporate neighbors, and we strive to be stewards of economic prosperity and civic engagement.

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In Your Community

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MEMBER OF COMMUNITY

We are passionate about working with the communities where our facilities are located through cultural events and events focused on environmental-protection issues.

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CREATING JOBS

Daikin has created 19,000 jobs in North America, fueling local communities and the livelihood of families.

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BUILDING CULTURAL BRIDGES

Through our homestay progam and Daikin Festival, we are proud to be a cultural bridge between the U.S. and Japan.

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AIDING MINORITY GROUPS

Every January we award four $3000 scholarships to deserving minority students to help them continue their education.

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ENCOURAGING STUDENT ART

Each year, Daikin provides canvas, paint, brushes, and other supplies to the 11 elementary schools in Decatur City Schools system.

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EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT

We support our local high school's career incubation program and donate supplies to our local elementary school.

Key Figures

Community members to attend our Neighbor’s Night and experience a tour of our plant in 2019

210

Amount of attendees enjoying Daikin's Festival each year

20,000 +

Number of local high school juniors who get to experience 10 days in Japan in the homes of Daikin employees since 1994

332

Bicycles donated to needy kids in 2019

428

Community Involvement

Daikin Festival in Decatur, AL

Every year, Decatur-based industry Daikin America hosts a community party in celebration of the company’s Japanese heritage. The annual Daikin Festival is held in May at the Morgan County Fairgrounds and features live entertainment, hot-air balloon rides, Japanese cultural displays and art contest. The festival is family-friendly and free.

Daikin Festival

Community Involvement

Homestay Program

Every year, United States high school students get to experience a visit to Japan with the families of employees of Daikin Industries, Ltd in the Osaka area.

Daikin Homestay program in Japan

Community involvement

Habitat for Humanity

Our employees have volunteered to work on building houses for a local chapter of Habitat for Humanity.

Daikin Habitat for Humanity Program
Daikin Festival in Decatur, AL
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Community Involvement

Daikin Festival in Decatur, AL

Every year, Decatur-based industry Daikin America hosts a community party in celebration of the company’s Japanese heritage. The annual Daikin Festival is held in May at the Morgan County Fairgrounds and features live entertainment, hot-air balloon rides, Japanese cultural displays and art contest. The festival is family-friendly and free.

Community Involvement

Homestay Program

Every year, United States high school students get to experience a visit to Japan with the families of employees of Daikin Industries, Ltd in the Osaka area.

Community involvement

Habitat for Humanity

Our employees have volunteered to work on building houses for a local chapter of Habitat for Humanity.

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Daikin continues to make a positive impact on our community by not only expanding their facility and creating new well-paying jobs, but truly being a great community partner throughout their 25-year history.

Tab Bowling Mayor of Decatur, Alabama