As a family-owned company, Murrelektronik is conscious of its responsibility not only to our employees, but also towards the communities where we have branches and factories worldwide. Our social commitment is guide by the following principles:
Young people are our future. We actively promote a balanced lifestyle by enhancing their intern/apprenticeships with both sports and cultural activities.
Determination, ambition and enthusiasm guarantee success. We promote these values through school projects, volunteer work, sporting and cultural events.
We take our corporate responsibility seriously. We support a wide range of social projects that provide help and support, giving people a chance to enjoy life again.
Our factories and branches are key employers and sponsors in their communities. We actively support local charities and initiatives.
We focus on long-term projects. Our aim is to give clubs, business partners and projects a degree of security with our funding. In this way, we promote sustainable development.
Since its founding in the 1990s, we have been supporting Casa do Zezinho in Saõ Paulo. The house is a refuge for 1,500 Brazilian children who would otherwise be living in poverty. It provides the children with an education and helps them discover and develop their skills and potential.
We have been the main sponsor of the HC Oppenweiler/Backnang and TV Oppenweiler 1911 e.V. handball teams since 1982. They are the largest sports club in the town where we have our headquarters and they play an important role in the lives of the locals, many of whom are our employees.
The UK branch is the main sponsor of Wigan Rugby Union Football Club, the Mini and Junior section has grown significantly over the past few years, now approximately 300 children aged 6 -19 years play and train each week. Murrelektronik UK are extremely proud to be an active partner in supporting this growth and helping to increase the profile of sport within the local community. The club is managed by a dedicated team of volunteers, working hard each week to uphold the core values of teamwork, respect, enjoyment and discipline. By supporting grass roots rugby, we support the local community, help the club be more sustainable and ensure rugby’s core values are inclusive to all.