AEON's commitment to our communities is a vital part of the Company's Social Responsibility Mission. It is the Company's goal to promote healthy, peaceful, interactive activities with the communities in locations where its stores operate. The Company strives to be more socially aware of its responsibility to act as a responsible corporate citizen in all its ventures. As a corporate citizen, AEON continually conducts activities which seek to provide opportunities that encourage environmental conservation, promotes educational opportunity as well as social responsibility and healthy living among the communities. These may take on various forms including philanthropic initiatives, in-kind donations and volunteerism.