Giving is an important part of our social responsibility work at UnitedHealth Group. We give as a corporation and we give as individuals. Our contributions support programs that are making a difference and helping people live healthier lives.
$17.6M IN 2012
We continue to increase our commitment to giving.
Each September, our Employee Giving Campaign raises funds for the communities where we live and work. It is one of the most direct ways we live the company's mission to help people live healthier lives.
During our 2012 Giving Campaign, employees pledged nearly $9.7 million. Dollars raised including the company match totaled $17.6 million, an increase of nearly 14 percent from the 2011 campaign.
Our Giving Campaign partners include:
- AARP Foundation
- American Heart Association
- America’s Charities
- Community Health Charities
- Global Impact
- Make-A-Wish Foundation®
- United Way
- UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation
We are ready to respond when disaster strikes.
UnitedHealth Group and our employees are ready to help in an emergency, whether it’s in our local communities or beyond our national borders.
We support the American Red Cross Disaster Relief fund as an American Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program (ADGP) member. This support helps the American Red Cross prepare in advance and respond quickly and effectively before the first donations are given in response to a disaster. Support from ADGP members enables the American Red Cross to have warehoused supplies in key locations, recruit and train volunteers, and conduct other preparedness activities.
Most recently, UnitedHealth Group has reached out with assistance to individuals facing the following emergencies: