As the employer of more than 70,000 people worldwide, the attractiveness of the region in which DRÄXLMAIER is active is a great concern for the company. DRÄXLMAIER therefore shapes the cultural, social and economic environment at all its sites in an active and long-term manner. The focus of our social engagement lies on education, culture, sports, and social aspects. In all these areas, we have selected specific sponsoring programs, which will provide benefit to many people in the Region. Sponsorships by the DRÄXLMAIER Group promote the future sustainability of their sites.
With regard to sustainable development, the advancement of young talent is emphasized – for example, by supporting schools, kindergartens and technical colleges, or by contributing to junior and youth sports teams.
The DRÄXLMEIR Group is e.g. the sponsoring company of the competition "Jugend forscht". "Jugend forscht" is Germany's largest, renowned competition for yound talents and a platform for the talented researchers of tomorrow. The DRÄXLMAIER Group will act biennially as sponsoring company and host of the Bavarian regional competition of "Jugend forscht" as of 2017. In this way, the organization will encourage the curiosity and inquiring minds of clever young people. More than 2,000 young academics took part in the Bavarian regional competition in 2016.