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Social Responsibility

At JOC Group Inc., we believe in giving back to the communities in which we work, as well as coming together to support the programs which are important to our employees

 

Habitat for Humanity  – Each year JOC Group employees help Habitat Newark build homes for low and moderate income families by assisting the organization with whatever the current project needs. A staff construction foreperson, as well as trained professional volunteers work with and instruct our crew.       

    

 Conducting business in a socially responsible manner is central to our beliefs

 

  "As Teddy Roosevelt once said “Far and away  the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing”, I am proud that here at JOC Group Inc., we have the opportunity to have that prize both through the work we do for our customers as well as our efforts to make things better in our community.”


- Mike Moriarty, Data Delivery Manager

   “We’re an established company with a long history of supporting charitable institutions. Conducting business in a socially responsible manner is central to our beliefs - this very much includes philanthropic efforts. We encourage and support formal and informal programs in which the whole company can participate. We support causes that matter to our employees and customers and which build a better future for the communities in which we operate.”


- Gavin Carter, CEO JOC Group Inc.


Think Pink  – Each October, JOC Group recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness month by  having a “Pink Day” where employees are encouraged to wear pink and contribute items for a bake sale, the proceeds for which are contributed to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.  
Food and Coat Drive – Each fall JOC Group collects canned goods and non-perishable items for the St. John’s Soup Kitchen in Newark. During this same time, JOC Group runs a coat drive for the homeless in Newark.  
Toys for Tots – Each December, JOC Group collects unwrapped toys for children in the Newark area for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves Toys for Tots program.  
Feed Foundation  – JOC Group raised funds for the FEED Foundation, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness and funds to ensure nutritious school meals for all children as a first step to improving the global food system.  

Damon Runyon 5K -  JOC Group employees are participating in this unique fundraising run/walk that uses Yankee Stadium as its course.  100% of the money raised will be used by the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation to fund innovative research by today's most brilliant young scientists, who are racing to find the causes and cures for all types of cancer.

 
Seaman’s Church Institute (SCI) – JOC Group is a longtime supporter of  SCI.  SCI promotes the safety, dignity and improved working environment for the men and women serving in North American and international maritime workplaces.