Community outreach ASSA ABLOY believes that community outreach plays an important role in building trust in the organization and making employees feel proud of the company. There are numerous ways in which ASSA ABLOY engages to give back to the local communities in which the Group operates. Community outreach is part of being a good corporate citizen. However, the community needs varies from one region to another. ASSA ABLOY runs several projects to strengthen communities around the world. Building trust The community outreach projects bring meaning and joy to a great number of people, organizations and communities. It makes employees feel proud to represent the Group. It also creates trust in the organization, as well as the local communities in which the Group operates. ASSA ABLOY is a politically neutral company and does not engage in lobbying or contribute financial support or political parties or representatives.