Community engagement

Working with communities

We seek to deliver sustainable economic growth, social development and environmental protection, so that actions today might enable future generations to meet their needs.

Corporate citizenship

Managing impacts to local communities

Simply stated, the term “socioeconomic” refers to the collective social and economic effects that our activities can have on the people and communities where we work. We are sensitive to balancing local communities’ concerns with the desire for economic development. Our activities produce direct and indirect benefits to communities wherever we do business — an essential way is through the development of a globally competitive local workforce and local supply chain.

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Special delivery: Supplying sanitizer to frontline professionals Across the country, frontline medical workers and first responders are receiving supplies of medical-grade sanitizer donated by ExxonMobil. For many communities, the sanitizer – provided to hospitals, fire and police stations, assisted-living facilities and the military – is making a difference in protecting against the spread of COVID-19.

Community Energy Factor May 12, 2020

Human rights We respect internationally recognized standards on human rights and assess our activities to confirm these rights are respected.

Community Article April 23, 2020

Our coronavirus response: Meeting a new challenge ExxonMobil is working to help meet the needs of health care professionals fighting this pandemic on the frontlines, as well as those socially distancing themselves at home. While those needs continue to evolve, the company remains focused on working to meet global energy demand.

Risk management Energy Factor March 27, 2020

Getting disinfectant into the right hands

The simple acts of washing your hands and using hand sanitizer can have a dramatic impact on slowing the spread of diseases like COVID-19. ExxonMobil is helping to meet demand for products like medical hand sanitizers, alcohol wipes and disinfectant sprays by manufacturing a key ingredient, isopropyl alcohol (IPA), and providing it to the customers and areas that need it most.

Chemical Energy Factor March 27, 2020

ExxonMobil gift to CitySquare contributes toward Fight against Poverty in the Dallas region IRVING, Texas — Darren Woods, ExxonMobil chairman and chief executive officer, today presented the company’s annual holiday gift of $50,000 to CitySquare to help advance the organization’s efforts to fight poverty in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The contribution marks the 14th annual ExxonMobil Chairman’s Holiday Gift, which benefits and highlights a deserving nonprofit organization in the North Texas region.

Newsroom News Dec. 13, 2019