Funding progress through the Mizuho USA Foundation
Our charitable arm—The Mizuho USA Foundation—funds community initiatives and nonprofits that strengthen and revitalize urban neighborhoods and their residents. Last year, we focused on affordable housing preservation, career exploration and pathways for underserved youth, and workforce development.
amount of grants given since inception
Taking the time
Our ongoing volunteer programs respond to local needs in the Americas and help employees make a difference through skills-based and hands-on activities like reading with youth, job skills and financial literacy training, renovating community facilities, food distribution and donation drives.
volunteers worldwide in 1,980
Mizuho Volunteer Day projects since 2006
Take a look at some highlights from the past year
Employees give back to the local communities on our annual Mizuho Volunteer Day — painting murals at schools, building homes with Habitat for Humanity, and preparing and distributing food for people in need.
Volunteers support workforce development organizations by conducting mock interviews and job readiness programs
Mizuho team members have walked and raised $1.23 million over 27 years for the March of Dimes' "March for Babies"
Volunteers help build homes for low income families with non-profit partner Habitat for Humanity.
Every week for over 20 years, Mizuho volunteers in New York have helped serve lunch to senior citizens at Encore Community Services
Volunteers teach financial education workshops year round in our communities
Mizuho tutors read with NYC elementary school students weekly through Innovations for Learning