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The UPS Foundation Fact Sheet


The UPS Foundation leads global citizenship programs for UPS. Its mission is to help build stronger and safer communities by combining strategic philanthropy with the volunteer power of UPSers.
Eduardo Martinez
Corporate Office:
Atlanta, Georgia
2012 Charitable Contributions:
US$97.5 million

The Foundation focuses its efforts in four areas:

Community Safety:

We help make communities safer through our humanitarian relief activities and with the UPS Road Code™, our safe-driving training program.

Environmental Sustainability:

We seek to preserve and enhance the natural environment through our global forestry initiative and other activities.


Our grants to organizations that promote diversity help create opportunities and increase inclusion for underserved and under-represented members of our society.


We promote and facilitate the engagement of people who want to lend a helping hand to those in need.

The UPS Foundation 2011 Achievements and Highlights

  • Awarded grants to more than 4,200 non-profits, supporting communities where our employees live and work
  • Launched a multi-year Forestry Initiative,  providing US$1.3 million to support tree planting and reforestation projects around the world
  • Reached a new employee volunteer record, 1.6 million hours
  • Provided  US$6.4 million in humanitarian relief donations, the highest in company history
  • Provided a total of on US$2.7 million in in-kind transportation movements
  • Taught 1,800 young people safe driving skills in four countries (US, Germany, England, Canada)
  • Provided a total of US$3.7 million in environmental grants
  • Supported the United Way with US$52.1 million (includes $45.4 million in employee and retiree contributions) in the US, Canada and Mexico

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