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Ho Chi Minh City – Oct 14th 2013, Bridgestone Vietnam announces to organize “BRIDGESTONE ACCOMPANIES WITH VIETNAMESE STUDENTS” program at Quy Nhon University on 17th Oct 2013.
With the mission "Serving Society With Superior Quality”, besides introducing the line of premium tires, especially, the eco-friendly tires, Bridgestone Vietnam has been organizing many CSR activities (Corporate Social Responsibility) to the community. Particularly, for the young generation, the company has built a series of program "Bridgestone accompanies with Vietnamese students" which has been implemented from 2011 and has also received enthusiastic support from HCMC University of Science, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Can Tho University, etc.
In 2013, "Bridgestone accompanies with Vietnamese students" will cooperate with Quy Nhon University (in Binh Dinh Province) to hold a seminar for more than 500 students on 17th October 2013. During the seminar, one of Bridgestone Vietnam’s member will introduce useful knowledge towards the tire industry, tire manufacturing techniques, and information about Bridgestone Corporation as well as sharing business story of Shojiro Ishibashi, the Founder who is a good model of overcoming difficulties to reach success.
Also, through CSR activities at Quy Nhon University, Bridgestone Vietnam will award 35 scholarships to assist students who face difficulties in their lives to continue their academic learning, and promisingly become useful citizens for society. This is the fourth times the company has been awarding scholarships to Vietnamese students as a firm commitment of Bridgestone Vietnam with the young generation.
After the seminar at Quy Nhon University, on October 18th 2013, Bridgestone Family will visit Binh Dinh Social Welfare Center to support more than 120 the elderly and children. Visiting the center, Bridgestone Vietnam’s members will give presents, build children's playground with interesting springing animals, swings made from old tires, plant trees in tires in order to share their difficulties and bring joy to each member of the center.
In addition to many activities contributing to the development of society such as "Bridgestone for the environment" or "Bridgestone for safety", series of program "Bridgestone accompanies with Vietnamese students" have helped students to accumulate more practical knowledge as well as work experience in the future. Bridgestone Vietnam will maintain and develop this meaningful activity at various universities nationwide, and the next destination is Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology.

See pictures of program "Bridgestone accompanies with Vietnamese students" here.

See pictures of Bridgestone Vietnam visits Binh Dinh Social Protection Center here

About Bridgestone Vietnam:

Bridgestone Vietnam Ltd, Co. is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation - the largest tire manufacturer in the world. Its products are sold in over 150 nations and territories around the world.
The tire products distributed by Bridgestone Vietnam which have high quality meet all the need of the consumers. Moreover, Bridgestone Vietnam is also interested in the quality of life so its activities should be environmentally friendly. With customer care programs such as conference with customers, seminars, consultation for tire care, and so on. Bridgestone Vietnam continues with its mission "Serving Society With Superior Quality" from the founder, Shojiro Ishibashi.