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July 14, 2013

How America’s Biggest Companies Gave in 2012

Browse the table below for information on giving at large companies in 2012, including their cash gifts and the causes they support.

Company Cash Giving in 2012 Change from 2011 Causes it Supports
Wells Fargo & Company $315,845,766 47.9% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Housing, Human services, Local and regional causes
Walmart Stores $311,607,280 -9.0% Community and economic development, Environment and conservation, Hunger/food security, Other, Women's issues
Chevron Corporation $262,430,000 25.4% Economics, Education (K12), Health
Goldman Sachs Group $241,278,912 -28.4% Community and economic development, Education (higher education), Military veterans, Women's issues
Exxon Mobil Corporation $213,374,183 -8.3% Education (K12), Health (global), Science and technology, Women's issues
Bank of America $186,815,007 -10.4% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Environment and conservation, Housing, Human services, Hunger/food security, International, Leadership, LGBT programs, Local and regional causes, Military veterans, Nonprofit developme
JPMorgan Chase & Co. $183,471,434 -9.6% Community and economic development, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Housing, Military veterans, Minorities
GE $161,500,000 12.1% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Environment and conservation, Health (global), Health (U.S.), United Way
Target Corporation $147,038,722 0.6% Arts and culture, Education (K12), Human services, Hunger/food security
Citigroup $137,032,650 12.4% Community and economic development, Education (higher education), International, Other
Johnson & Johnson $131,314,000 10.4% Health (global), Health (U.S.)
Google $105,000,000 1.3% Children and youths, Education (K12), Environment and conservation, International relief and development, Science and technology
Intel Corporation $104,937,646 15.8% Diversity, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Science and technology, United Way
General Mills $102,724,397 17.1% Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Families, Hunger/food security
Microsoft Corporation $99,728,128 -5.1% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Community and economic development, Human services, International, Local and regional causes, Nonprofit development, Social entrepreneurs
Coca-Cola Company $96,610,310 -13.8% Diversity, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Recreation, Women's issues
AT&T Corporation $95,484,375 14.0% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Health (U.S.), United Way
Kroger Company $77,420,000 11.1% Education (K12), Human services, Hunger/food security, Local and regional causes, Military veterans, Women's issues
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company $63,993,820 2.0% Community and economic development, Education (K12)
Merck & Company $62,400,000 -14.0% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Health (global), Health (U.S.), HIV/AIDS, Women's issues
Pfizer $60,720,000 7.6% Health
UnitedHealth Group $60,304,650 1.4% Health (U.S.)
Caterpillar $60,000,000 20.0% Children and youths, Community and economic development, Environment and conservation, International, Science and technology, United Way, Women's issues
Verizon Communications $56,382,352 -14.3% Education (K12), Health (U.S.)
Capital One Financial Corporation $55,301,578 88.3% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Housing, Realestate acquisition
Medtronic $55,201,861 10.9% Education (K12), Education (higher education), Health, Health (global), Health (U.S.), International, Science and technology
Eli Lilly and Company $54,869,000 14.9% Community and economic development, Diversity, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Health (global), Hunger/food security, United Way
Abbott Laboratories $54,215,516 -10.1% Health, International relief and development, Science and technology
Bristol-Myers Squibb $53,782,577 -16.4% Health (global), Health (U.S.), HIV/AIDS, Mental health, Military veterans, Other
Procter & Gamble $53,000,000 -13.1% Health (global), Housing, Human services
State Street Corporation $50,701,000 92.5% Community and economic development, Education (early childhood), Violence prevention
ConocoPhillips $50,166,000 0.0% Arts and culture, Civic affairs, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health
PNC Financial Services Group $49,800,000 7.4% NULL
IBM $48,300,450 2.9% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Human services
U.S. Bancorp $47,666,920 4.0% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), United Way
MetLife $46,986,567 -1.8% Aging, Arts and culture, Children and youths, Civic affairs, Community and economic development, Disabilities, Diversity, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Health, Health (global), Health (U.S.), Housing, Human ri
UPS $46,634,292 2.9% Community and economic development, Crisis intervention, Diversity, Economics, Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Human rights, International relief and development, Nonprofit development, United Way
Morgan Stanley $46,359,510 -2.1% Children and youths, Diversity
Altria $45,185,496 5.6% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Civic affairs, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Military veterans
Cisco Systems $44,905,684 4.6% Community and economic development, Disabilities, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health, Health (global), Health (U.S.), Human services, Hunger/food security, International, Intern
PepsiCo $40,623,008 -8.5% Agriculture and food, Children and youths, Diversity, Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health, Hunger/food security, United Way
Alcoa $40,427,613 6.4% Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Other, Science and technology
Philip Morris International $38,326,304 11.6% Agriculture and food, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Hunger/food security
Home Depot $38,000,000 0.5% Housing, Disaster relief
Dell $34,507,809 3.3% Education (K12), Education (higher education), Medical research and education, Other, Social entrepreneurs
Chesapeake Energy Corporation $32,371,283 1.6% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Human services
Monsanto Company $32,200,000 16.2% Education (K12), Other
Exelon Corporation $30,977,198 10.5% Arts and culture, Capital projects, Children and youths, Civic affairs, Community and economic development, Disabilities, Diversity, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Families, Health
Texas Instruments $30,467,328 45.1% Arts and culture, Education (K12)
Ford Motor Company $30,100,000 2.0% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Other, United Way
Nationwide $29,905,354 -7.6% Crisis intervention, Housing, Human services
American Express Company $28,500,000 2.7% Arts and culture, Civic affairs, Community and economic development, Leadership, Nonprofit development
Southern Company $27,143,134 -3.2% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Human services, Local and regional causes
Lockheed Martin Corporation $25,200,000 -0.1% Education (K12), Military veterans
Allstate Corporation $24,893,215 10.2% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Community and economic development, Diversity, Education (K12), Human services, Local and regional causes, Nonprofit development, United Way
Bank of New York Mellon Corporation $24,796,000 -1.0% Disabilities, Education (higher education), Housing, Human services, Hunger/food security, International, Nonprofit development
3M Company $24,529,109 -8.4% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Community and economic development, Diversity, Economics, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health, Health (U.S.), Human services, Hunger/food s
Costco Wholesale Corporation $23,500,000 15.8% NULL
Northrop Grumman Corporation $23,464,866 -16.6% Diversity, Education (K12), Environment and conservation, Military veterans
PG&E Corporation $23,441,505 1.2% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation
Mondelez International $22,700,000 -42.6% Agriculture and food, Children and youths, Health, Hunger/food security, International
Safeway $22,144,729 2.5% Children and youths, Disabilities, Education (K12), Health, Hunger/food security
Dominion Foundation $21,300,000 -1.4% Community and economic development, Environment and conservation, Human services
Deere & Company $20,475,158 26.4% Agriculture and food, Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Human services, Hunger/food security, International relief and development, Other, Science and technology, United Way
Kimberly-Clark Corporation $18,715,329 47.5% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Environment and conservation, Families, Health (global), United Way, Women's issues
Starbucks Corporation $18,650,000 -1.8% Leadership, Other
Mosaic Company $18,079,599 76.5% Agriculture and food, Environment and conservation, Hunger/food security, Local and regional causes, United Way
Travelers Companies $17,200,000 2.4% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education)
Motorola $17,100,000 -29.9% NULL
Entergy Corporation $16,314,585 -0.4% Community and economic development, Education (early childhood), Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, United Way
Peter Kiewit Sons' $16,314,286 -15.5% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Education (K12), Local and regional causes, United Way
New York Life Insurance Company $15,450,000 0.3% Children and youths, Education (K12), Education (higher education)
Public Service Enterprise Group $14,907,778 -1.1% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company $14,748,999 -14.1% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Human services, United Way
CVS Caremark Corporation $14,371,000 3.1% Children and youths, Disabilities, Education (early childhood), Health
Principal Financial Group $13,972,784 29.4% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Environment and conservation, Health, Human services
Xerox Corporation $13,500,000 0.0% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Diversity, Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Science and technology, United Way
CSX Corporation $13,494,324 60.2% Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health (U.S.), Human services, Leadership, United Way
Kellogg Company $13,155,000 -7.0% Diversity, Hunger/food security, Other, United Way
International Paper Company $12,300,000 43.0% Education (K12), Environment and conservation, Hunger/food security, United Way
Union Pacific Corporation $12,000,000 0.0% Civic affairs, Education (higher education), Human services, Military veterans, United Way
Waste Management $11,941,437 8.1% Arts and culture, Children and youths, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Local and regional causes, Nonprofit development, Science and technology
Oracle Corporation $11,547,977 -2.8% Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Local and regional causes, Science and technology
Cardinal Health $11,041,332 -15.0% Arts and culture, Capital projects, Health, Health (global), Health (U.S.), Substance abuse
Consolidated Edison Company of New York $10,185,207 27.6% Arts and culture, Civic affairs, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Leadership, Nonprofit development, Public parks, Public policy, Science and technology
ConAgra Foods $9,677,241 -6.3% Hunger/food security, Other
Eaton Corporation $8,738,788 8.5% Arts and culture, Education (higher education), Health, Human services, United Way
Ameriprise Financial $7,800,000 20.0% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Housing, Human services, Hunger/food security, Nonprofit development
Marriott International $7,200,000 -4.0% NULL
Unum Group $7,200,000 7.5% Disabilities, Education (K12), Leadership
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company $7,001,295 0.3% Arts and culture, Capital projects, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), United Way
Norfolk Southern Corporation $7,000,000 16.7% Arts and culture, Education (early childhood), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Human services, Hunger/food security
CHS $6,900,000 38.0% Agriculture and food, Diversity, Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Leadership
Fluor Corporation $6,817,000 11.4% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Housing, Human services, Hunger/food security, International, Military veterans, Science and technology, United Way
Oneok $5,346,727 -11.7% Arts and culture, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Environment and conservation, Health, Human services, United Way
Genworth Financial $5,000,000 -5.7% Aging, Children and youths, Human services, United Way
Parker Hannifin Corporation $4,905,810 14.1% Local and regional causes
Halliburton Company $4,723,334 21.1% Children and youths, Community and economic development, Environment and conservation, Health
Marathon Petroleum $4,300,900 12.1% Arts and culture, Capital projects, Children and youths, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Local and regional causes, United Way
Hartford Financial Services Group $3,500,000 -22.2% Community and economic development, Education (K12), Education (higher education), Other
Guardian Life Insurance Company of America $2,760,930 -4.8% Arts and culture, Education (higher education), Health (U.S.), Housing, United Way
Sherwin-Williams $2,742,924 -0.9% Children and youths, Community and economic development, Health, Health (U.S.)
H.J. Heinz Company $2,511,450 -14.3% Health, Local and regional causes
Southwest Airlines $2,104,000 16.0% Civic affairs, Community and economic development, Environment and conservation, Health (U.S.), Military veterans, Other
Office Depot $1,729,952 -11.2% Children and youths, Community and economic development, Education (K12), Human services, Nonprofit development, Other
First Data Corporation $1,616,000 -33.6% Children and youths, Education (K12), Human services, United Way