More than a half-century of taking care and giving care.
Established in 1952, the Kimberly-Clark Foundation carries out
our mission of charitable giving, which is based on our promise to
be a good employer, a good neighbor and to support causes that
provide essentials for a better life. The Kimberly-Clark Foundation
focuses our social responsibility efforts on access to sanitation,
empowering women, and the health & happiness of mom &
The Kimberly-Clark Foundation, together with funding from the
corporation and our employees, responds to causes and programs with
financial contributions, Kimberly-Clark product donations and
In 2016, Kimberly-Clark and our employees contributed $32
million in cash and product donations for charitable causes
worldwide. As part of that amount, the Kimberly-Clark Foundation
matched $1.2 million in employee giving and awarded about $363,500
in grants to charities where our employees or their spouses
volunteered more than 38,390 hours of their time.