Support for culture and the arts


Daiwa Securities Group supports Yahoo! JAPAN Corporation’s DOCS for SDGs action plan for achieving the SDGs. Yahoo! JAPAN has posted documentary films on a special website, so be sure to watch them.

Documentary film

Ideal World

Documentary film Ideal World (Japanese)

The Potential of Nobishiro House

Documentary film The Potential of Nobishiro House (Japanese)

The Sea, the Future, and Youth

Documentary film The Sea, the Future, and Youth (Japanese)

SDGs Creative Award

The SDGs Creative Awardis a film contest that seeks to promote SDG education and initiatives by recognizing live-action films intended to solve social issues. Daiwa Securities Group supports this initiative, which was launched in FY2018 by holding the SDGs Creative Award Executive Committee meeting in Sapporo.

Third Daiwa Securities Group Award

“Garbage is a pop treasure! A global partnership across the ocean towards a world free of plastic pollution”

NGO LOOB is a non-governmental organization that has been engaged in youth development and community development in the Philippines since 2001. This video introduces the fair trade that has been implemented at LOOB since 2007, where waste juice packs are reused and upcycled.
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Second Daiwa Securities Group Award

Ryuzo Tanaka, Taki Corporation, “TAKI SMIKLE DESIGN LABO × Chonmagetai—Lala Tree” (Japanese)

First Daiwa Securities Group Award

Yusaku Kanagawa, “Verde Africa Forever” (Japanese)

Children’s Art Exhibit Held

With cooperation from the Japan National Council of Social Welfare and the National Council of Children’s Homes, we borrowed paintings created by children living in children’s homes and displayed them to provide an opportunity for more people to deepen understanding of these children.

Other Support Programs

Daiwa Securities Group continues to provide support to promote sports, culture, and the arts.

Charity project held with Kashima Antlers F.C.

Daiwa Securities, in cooperation with official partner Kashima Antlers F.C., carried out a charity project on June 1-24, 2022, using the KASSAI tipping service of Fintertech Co., Ltd. In this project, fans and supporters purchase their favorite gifts and the money is donated to Japan Heart, an NPO that supports childhood cancer patients.
Approximately 6.2 million yen of support funds were collected from 528 participants.
One charity participant commented, "I was able to use money to solve social issues." We were able to propose a fund circulation system that contributes to the SDGs.
At a match sponsored by the Group on June 18, a ceremony was held for Ryuji Otsuki, President and CEO of CONNECT Co., Ltd, to hand over the list of donations to Japan Heart.