Connected Communities

Connected Communities

UPS has a legacy of connecting and improving communities around the world. We collaborate with local and global government and non-profit partners to help create sustainable cities, and help people plan and prepare for unexpected events. We also bring relief when it matters most, offering logistics expertise, funds, and in-kind assistance to support those impacted by disaster.

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UPS Longitudes | Growing Support for Resilient Response
The Good360 Disaster Recovery Council (GDRC) launched in the fall of 2017 during what would become one of the most active Atlantic hurricane seasons on record. The timing proved prescient. In the aftermath of the historic devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria,...
Dec 29, 2020 11:00 AM ET
UPS Longitudes | Pursuing a More Equitable World
Deadly disease; economic hardship; racial unrest — the United States is living through a triple pandemic. For more than a century, the National Urban League has been an economic first responder, helping families through their most trying crises. Now, in this triple pandemic, we’re rising to the challenge with urgency, expertise and deep compassion...
Dec 24, 2020 11:00 AM ET
UPS Stories | Passion, Purpose and Bow Ties
Young entrepreneur Treandos is inspired. Not only does he want to make the world a better and more colorful place via the unquestioned magic of the bow tie, he is also combatting a real and persistent issue in many communities … food insecurity. For this enterprising kid, it’s where passion meets purpose. With his drive to help others, he found an ally in UPS. Watch this...
Nov 24, 2020 1:30 PM ET
UPS News | UPS Foundation Wins U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Top Citizenship Award
When businesses create shared value — aligning corporate citizenship with business strategy, engaging their people to act with purpose, and leveraging their strengths to deliver good — they drive powerful, positive change. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation recognized UPS for doing just that. The U.S. Chamber...
Nov 23, 2020 12:30 PM ET
UPS News | UPS Teams With Atlanta-Area Organizations To Give Old Uniforms New Life
Following first major redesign in decades to uniforms worn by 125,000 drivers worldwide, thousands of old uniforms are being upcycled into leashes for homeless dogs Using a donation from UPS, program benefits work of Decatur-based Initiative for Affordable Housing Leashes being provided to Best Friends...
Nov 19, 2020 12:00 PM ET