Our company, our employees around the world and the Kimberly-Clark Foundation contribute to worthy causes through financial support, product donations and volunteerism.
Our giving strategy
We're leveraging the power of our brands to build a better
Each day, our brands touch 1.3 billion consumers. That global
reach gives us tremendous opportunity to improve lives and
communities. As part of Sustainability 2015, we will use the power
of our brands to support causes that consumers care about.
Need: Moms struggle to provide diapers for their babies.
Kimberly-Clark solution: 20 million Huggies diapers for diaper
banks. Through its Every Little
Bottom initiative, the Huggies brand donated 22.5 million
diapers distributed through 10 local diaper banks to needy families
in the U.S. and Canada.
In 2011, Kimberly-Clark and our employees contributed $32.1
million in cash and product donations for charitable causes
worldwide. As part of that amount, the Kimberly-Clark Foundation
matched $1.25 million in employee giving, and awarded more
than $850,000 in grants to charities where our employees or
their spouses volunteered more than 84,000 hours of their time.
Choosing to be a responsible corporate citizen is always the
right choice. Whether providing educational opportunities to our
world's brightest youth or helping families around the
globe, Kimberly-Clark is dedicated to a better life for