Yoshimoto Kogyo join hands with Professor Muhammad Yunus, recipient of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, to establish the "yunus‐yoshimoto Social Action Co., Ltd. (yySA)" on February 1, 2018.
yySA will develop businesses for the implementation and dissemination of “Yunus Social Business” advocated by Professor Muhammad Yunus. Yoshimoto taking the advantage of its strength, the power of entertainment = “laugh”, is able to establish that concept and technique in the livelihood culture Japan, Asia, and around the world.
“yunus‐yoshimoto Social Action Co., Ltd. (yySA)” will strive to enhance the collaborations up until now and “enjoy” while creating sustainable mechanisms.
The purpose is not maximizing profits as the traditional business model, but to solve social problems through business.
Unlike philanthropy, it is economically self-sustained, making it a sustainable and providing products and services that are accessible to the needy around the world.
|Address：||〒160-0022 Tokyo, Shinjuku-ku, Shinjuku 5-18-21|
|Founded：||February 1, 2018|
|Board of Directors：||Masaharu Okada
|Capital：||10 million Yen|
|Shareholders：||Yunus Center, Yoshimoto Kogyo Co., Ltd.|
|Business Description：||Promotion, consulting, business matching, planning and funding of Social Business|