Microsoft Employee Giving

Microsoft Employee Giving

As part of our overall commitment to corporate citizenship, Microsoft takes an active role in encouraging employees to support causes and nonprofits they care about. At Microsoft, giving is ingrained in our culture and is one of the most rewarding aspects of our jobs. Our Employee Giving Program is one of the world's largest initiatives of its kind and brings support to nonprofit organizations around the world. Learn more about how and why we give at our Employee Giving website.

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How Pink Flamingos Helped Raise $100 million for Nonprofits
by Brad Smith, Executive Vice President of Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft Corp. If you had visited one of Microsoft's locations in the United States during October you might have found an employee's office filled with pink flamingos. For a small...
Feb 9, 2012 5:00 PM ET
Microsoft Employees Give Back in Record Fashion
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Redmond, WA – February 8, 2012 – Microsoft employees raised a record-breaking US$100.5 million in 2011, topping last year’s total with donations to more than 18,000 community organizations across the United States and around the world. Giving was up across the board in 2011—more employees participated, donating more time...
Feb 9, 2012 2:35 PM ET
Did You Hear About Our 35,500 Employee Philanthropists?
We share one the best part-time jobs in the world. As co-chairs of the annual Microsoft Giving Campaign, we get the opportunity to see firsthand how our colleagues bring passion, creativity and generosity to raise much needed funds for community organizations around the globe. In 2010, we raised an outstanding $96 million. We wondered if we could go higher in 2011 and we did, knowing our...
Feb 8, 2012 6:00 PM ET
Microsoft Employees Raise Record-Breaking $100 Million for Nonprofits in 2011
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Redmond, WA — February 8, 2012 — Microsoft Corp. is delighted to announce the results of its 2011 employee giving campaign: our U.S. Microsoft employees raised $100.5 million (inclusive of the company match) for more than 18,000 U.S.-based community organizations doing work in the U.S. and around the world last year. With this milestone,...
Feb 8, 2012 3:00 AM ET
Volunteers Create a Circle of Giving Back in Kenya
One of the things we regularly see through employee giving at Microsoft is the passion people have for making a positive difference. Several employees are utilizing their volunteer hours here to support the Global Give Back Circle (GGBC), a nonprofit organization that helps underprivileged girls in Kenya to overcome extraordinary...
Oct 28, 2011 6:00 AM ET

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