Alexander Hoisl During the past 25 years,
Alexander Hoisl has volunteered for the Technisches Hilfswerk (THW), a Federal agency for technical relief controlled by the German government. Hoisl has been responsible for several key tasks, such as ensuring all volunteers receive the proper training on how to use, operate and handle hydraulic rescue tools for use in accidents and disasters. He also specializes in securing and stabilizing damaged buildings.
Marlie De Guzman After joining the TIPI Mountaineering Society more than five years ago, TI employee
Marlie De Guzman, who works at TI's facility in Bagio City, decided to help the group incorporate community outreach projects into its charter. Now, as they trek across mountain peaks, the group brings donated books, clothing and canned foods to people in nearby communities.
TI Clark Community Involvement TeamThe members of the TI Clark Community Involvement Team in
the Philippines initiated two large-scale programs in 2012 that supported area schools and spearheaded many other activities aimed at helping citizens in their local community.
Shanghai Junior Achievement Volunteer TeamThe more than 30 TI members of the Shanghai Junior Achievement (JA) volunteer team are passionate about education and sharing their experiences with the next generation. Last July, these volunteers held a "
Job Shadow Day" at the TI Research & Development (R&D) and Fortune Tower offices in
Shanghai, China to provide a meaningful work-day experience for 40 high school students.
The TI Founders Community Service Awards are named in honor of TI founders
J. Erik Jonsson
, who set a high standard for TI employees to be involved in their communities.
Created in 2010 for TI's 80th anniversary, the TI Founders Community Service Awards recognize employees worldwide. The award winners were selected by an independent panel of judges consisting of education and community leaders from the various states and countries in which TI has a major presence.