Our global giving budget is balanced across our signature programs, local contributions and employee programs. The budget is approved annually by the Public Policy Committee of the Board of Directors.

 

2018 global charitable investments spend by giving pillar and cause area

 

Input and insight from business units is overlaid by uniform, global process and policies to provide:

  • Due diligence scrutiny of potential partners.
  • Consistent project selection criteria and focus wherever we operate.
  • Appropriate audit trail and document retention.
  • Tracking and assessment of performance metrics and impact.