Corporate Social Responsibility: Communities

Recognizing responsibility. Now.

We foster a culture of responsibility – from operational efficiencies, to how we work together – with our customers and suppliers and within our teams and communities.

Here are some of the notable community initiatives:

Asia Pacific

  • Through an effort called the Warm Delivery Project, we collected more than 8,000 pieces of clothing and other items for the less fortunate in Shanghai.
  • Delphi’s sponsorship of Student Formula Japan challenged young automotive-oriented engineering students to plan, design and build vehicles.
  • Presented by the Global Supply Chain Council of China, the prestigious “Green Supply Chain Award” was awarded to Delphi, recognizing excellence in the areas of logistics, supply chain and procurement.
  • We created new learning opportunities for underprivileged Shanghai teenagers. We organized global events designed to increase awareness of environmental protection, including a tree-planting activity in Yantai, China.

Europe, Middle East and Africa United Kingdom:

  • We sent nine pallets of bicycles to children in Uganda to help them get to school.
  • Germany: Our donations helped a food charity continue delivering goods to those in need.
  • Morocco: To improve health care quality for local residents, we supported renovation 
    projects and equipment acquisition for health institutions.
  • Romania: We donated printers and supplies to local schools and organizations in need. In addition to helping the community, the new energy-efficient, replacement equipment resulted in a 30 percent reduction in energy consumption.

North America 

  • We inspired Mexican students and teachers at the first Industrial Forum of CONREDES (Regional Council for the Development of Education and Sustainability), an organization whose mission is to improve the preparedness of students to enter the workforce.
  • We sponsored winning teams at the Finger Lakes Regional FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) high school robotics competition.
  • We challenged all Delphi Mexico plants to recycle or treat 95 percent of all waste generated on site.

South America

  • Delphi employees and volunteers in Brazil led a community by example, initiating a cooking oil recycling program.
  • We led activities and events focused on educating children and the community through the annual Environment Week program.
  • In its 13th year, Brazil’s Formare Program continued to empower underprivileged teenagers through education.
  • Delphi was named a finalist in the Sustainability category for the Automotive Business Award.
  • We challenged all Delphi South America plants to recycle or treat 95 percent of all waste generated on site.

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