Corporate Social Responsibility

The Trelleborg Wheel Systems Americas, Inc. factory in Charles City (Mitas) is a responsible member of the local community, drawing on the benefits provided by the community and contributing back to the improvement of the community.

The Trelleborg Wheel Systems Americas, Inc. factory in Charles City (Mitas) is a responsible member of the local community, drawing on the benefits provided by the community and contributing back to the improvement of the community.

Mitas provides support to local charitable causes and communal services while observing these principles:

  • Transparency
  • Integrity
  • Efficacy

By recognizing this moral responsibility, we don't use any support of charitable causes as a means for advertising its products and services. Instead, such support is considered an expression of the goodwill of the company.

Areas of support                                               

The company considers these areas for support in Charles City and its neighborhood:

  • Education to increase opportunities
  • Voluntary work to improve cohesion
  • Healthcare to improve well-being
  • Support for people in need, sports, the arts and other similar endeavors to improve quality of life

Means of support

We maintain a fund to meet legitimate requests for support. In addition, we encourage employees and business partners to contribute to the community. The support can be, for example, a financial award and in merchandising items. We strive to make donations in the most efficient manner. In this, we consider consulting local dignitaries and community leaders to determine the neediest and worthiest causes.