U.S. employees and retirees pledged $15.1 million to the United Way, in addition to United Way corporate gifts in the United States totaling more than $3.7 million. In Houston, Texas, employees and retirees raised more than $11 million during the company’s 2017 fundraising campaign for the United Way of Greater Houston. ExxonMobil provided $1.6M in corporate donations to the Greater Houston area as well. Employees and retirees in Canada pledged more than $1.8 million to the United Way, bringing the total corporate and employee donations in Canada to more than $2.6 million. In Dallas, Texas, ExxonMobil and its employees and retirees donated almost $1.9 million through our Employees’ Favorite Charities Campaign.
Over 2,800 employees volunteered more than 28,000 hours at Houston-area nonprofit agencies, which was supported by more than $400,000 in volunteer involvement grants by the ExxonMobil Foundation to the organizations where they volunteered.