To help achieve our vision of a future with zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion, our social impact strategy focuses on philanthropic investments that create inclusive and sustainable solutions to common social issues.
We’re working to expand access to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning opportunities, provide safer transportation options and create avenues for everyone to thrive.
While our social investments in 2020 supported many COVID-related response and recovery programs, we maintained a robust portfolio of nearly $35 million in funding to 357 U.S.-based nonprofits. Together, these projects will impact an estimated 5 million individuals through a variety of support services.
Several of our nonprofit programs have a global impact, but the map to the right shows how charitable funds were distributed to projects across the U.S. in 2020. GM also provided in-kind assets to nonprofits valued at more than $9.8 million.
Our work puts people at the center and is structured under three focus areas in alignment with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: