Supporting Vibrant Communities

Supporting Vibrant Communities

UTC enhances the well-being of the communities in which we operate because we believe positive engagement encourages​ growth and vitality and helps us to attract and retain the best employees.

American Cancer Society. In 2013, more than 100 UTC-affiliated teams in 22 states participated in Relay For Life. Since becoming a National Corporate Team Partner in 2009, UTC has raised more than $1.4 million for cancer research.

PEHAL. Named “The Initiative” in Hindi, UTC and United Way of Delhi launched a three-year community development program to improve the education, healthcare and living environment of more than 2,000 families of migrant laborers.

Special Olympics. For 37 years, UTC has served as the lead sponsor of the Connecticut Special Olympics Summer Games. Over that time, more than 20,000 UTC employees, families and friends have volunteered to support the games.

United Way. For more than half a century, UTC employees have been the backbone of United Way Community Campaigns. Our combined giving totals more than $100 million over the last two decades.

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Content from this campaign

United Technologies Donates $1.5 Million to Create New Family Resource Center at Connecticut Children's Medical Center
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Jan 22, 2015 2:00 PM ET
UTC Donates 300 Libraries to Elementary Schools in China
With a diverse collection of books, glistening new reading tables and shelves, and smiling children and volunteers, United Technologies recently donated the 300th student library in partnership with the international nonprofit The Library Project. This marks a new milestone for the UTC China Library Project since its inception in 2011. "UTC is a company with a rich legacy of innovation...
Jan 13, 2015 2:00 PM ET
A Moment for the Movement: A Children's Book Inspired by the Center for Green Schools
Originally posted on USGBC's website here. By Annie Donnelly Annie Donnelly is the Best of Green Schools 2014 honoree in the Moment for the Movement category. Annie...
Jan 6, 2015 9:00 AM ET
International Holiday Party Captures Spirit of the Season
The generosity and volunteer spirit of UTRC employees ensured yet another successful international Holiday Party, Thursday, Dec. 11, with employees contributing 113 new unwrapped toys, hundreds of dollars' worth of canned and other non-perishable food items, and more than $2,650 in cash that will support families in need throughout the East Hartford community during the 2014 holiday season....
Dec 24, 2014 9:00 AM ET
Dozens of UTC Volunteers and Thousands of Toys Make the Season Brighter for Connecticut Families
On Friday, Dec. 12, more than 100 volunteers from across the company supported UTC's $80,000 donation to the 2014 Marine Corps Toys for Tots campaign in Connecticut. As UTC celebrates 34 years partnering with Toys for Tots, this year set a record for volunteer attendance - with three opportunities to help - leaving many employee participants feeling they got more than they gave. Wearing...
Dec 23, 2014 10:00 AM ET