Giving back to the communities where our employees live and work is an important part of ASI’s corporate commitment to social responsibility which includes charity donations, volunteering, and employee health and wellness. Over the years ASI has supported the efforts of many organizations within our communities through annual participation.
Since 2013, ASI has conducted its annual holiday food drive for the Alameda County Food Bank. Each year ASI employees donate over 350 pounds of food that is distributed to over 275 soup kitchens throughout Alameda County helping to provide healthy meals to over 49,000 children and adults each week. ASI is thankful to the members of the Alameda County Food Bank for everything they do to offer services to those in need.
Since 2016, ASI has been a Top Hat Champion Sponsor for Washington Hospital. Top Hat is the signature fundraising event for Washington Hospital Foundation and has raised millions of dollars for hospital programs including Trauma Rooms, Special Care Nursery, Prenatal Diagnostic Services, Health Resource Library and more. In 2017, funds were raised for the Radiation Oncology Center to acquire a new linear accelerator which is a highly specialized tool used to locate a tumor more precisely to deliver targeted dose of radiation resulting in an aggressive treatment with reduced risk, reduced recovery time and fewer side effects. In 2018 ASI was a proud Patron Sponsor helping to raise funds for the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit.
For over 15 years, ASI has been a proud sponsor of Friends for Children with Special Needs. FCSN’s mission is to help individuals with special needs and their families find love, hope, respect, and support through integrated community involvement. FCSN provides information and assistance to children with special needs, adults with special needs, and their communities by helping to provide opportunities for individuals with special needs to give back to their community through volunteer work and jobs. FCSN strives to create a secure community in which individuals can learn, grow, and interact.
2018 California Wildfire Relief - Though the deadly wildfires in California are now 100 percent contained, the destruction left behind is immense. More than fourteen thousand homes were destroyed, leaving families reeling from the enormity of the situation. In response, more than 1,700 American Red Cross disaster workers provided comfort and relief in the form of safe shelter, nourishing food and compassionate care during this heart-wrenching disaster. Through employee donations, ASI is proud to support the efforts of the American Red Cross as they help provide relief to individuals and families in the ongoing recovery from the devastating California Wildfires.
With recent firestorms in California, ASI supports The California Fire Foundation which provides emotional and financial assistance to families of fallen firefighters, firefighters and the communities they protect. Formed in 1987 by California Professional Firefighters, the California Fire Foundation’s mandate includes an array of survivor and victim assistance projects and community initiatives.
In addition to these wonderful foundations, ASI is also a proud sponsor of the following organizations:
- MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving)
- American Cancer Society
- California Narcotic Officers Association
- Disabled Veterans Association
- Narcotic Education Foundation of America
- National Drug and Safety League
- Richardson Texas Police Department
In addition to ASI employees individual commitments to volunteering outside the workplace, they also join projects such as the “Letters of Love” campaign which was a nationwide activity where ASI employees created hand crafted cards or wrote letters that were delivered to the elderly living in nursing homes across the US reaching over 200 grandmas and grandpas.
Health and Wellness
The health and well-being of our employees is a high priority for ASI so we offer a variety of programs designed to make our workplaces healthier. We schedule annual health fairs which include health assessments, as well as educational seminars on exercise, diet, and stress relief. In addition, ASI offers in-office flu shot programs, discounted gym memberships, and wellness-focused lunch seminars.