Topics: Citizenship Stories

  • November 11, 2014 - 2:21pm
    One year ago, Super Typhoon Haiyan—the strongest tropical typhoon on record to make landfall—devastated a huge part of central Philippines, claiming thousands of lives and destroying homes and livelihoods.  P&G was at the forefront of relief efforts, working with partners to donate P&G products, such as Safeguard, Tide, Joy, Pantene and Pampers. With Save the Children and World Vision, we also provided 25 million liters of safe drinking water through our P&G Purifier ofmore...
  • November 5, 2014 - 11:21am
    We couldn’t wait to meet Anna Friendly in person to hear what she had to say about her 49 years as a Machine Operator making blades and razors at our South Boston Gillette Plant since 1965!The South Boston Gillette Plant is where King Camp Gillette opened his blades and razors facility in 1901, and it remains—as the sign outside states—Gillette’s World Shaving Headquarters.more...
  • October 22, 2014 - 2:35pm
    Last year, P&G broke ground on a new manufacturing facility on the outskirts of Hyderabad, India—a thriving metropolis that’s also home to Google and Microsoft’s India operations.From early on, our recruiting teams encountered tremendous obstacles to secure the very best talent for the plant. Some of the local laws restricted women from working certain shifts.more...
  • October 16, 2014 - 5:22pm
    In observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month in the U.S., we wanted to share some interesting and exciting things you may not know about Diversity & Inclusion at P&G—specifically in the area of disabilities.  People with Disabilities Affinity Groupmore...
  • October 15, 2014 - 7:54am
    Happy Global Handwashing Day!  Handwashing with soap has been called “the most important medical remedy for children in developing countries,”1 and the Safeguard brand has made it their mission to teach kids globally that preventing these illnesses is in their hands.more...
  • October 13, 2014 - 11:39am
    Today, we announced that we’re expanding our sustainability goals to continue creating value with consumer-preferred brands and products while conserving resources, protecting the environment, and improving social conditions for those who need it most.            We’re guided by 12 established Environmental Sustainability Goals toward our vision of 100% renewable energy use, 100% renewable or recycled materials for all products andmore...
  • October 7, 2014 - 12:13pm
    We're thrilled to announce a partnership with American chemicals company DuPont on a more sustainable way to make Tide Coldwater. For context, this move will save enough power each year to do all the laundry in homes across California for over a month.Corn-based ethanol is a key ingredient in Tide that enhances washing and stabilizes the detergent formula. With this move, we will switch to cellulosic ethanol, which is derived from agricultural waste.more...
  • September 30, 2014 - 10:34am
    This past Saturday, P&G joined more than a dozen global leaders, a stream of A-list musicians and celebrities, and a crowd of nearly 60,000 people at New York’s Central Park for the 3rd Annual Global Citizen Festival, a globally-webcast concert aimed at ending extreme poverty by 2030.more...
  • September 15, 2014 - 11:36am
    Bright sun shines down through a skylight onto the Charmin line at P&G’s Box Elder facility, where Gina Hancock works as a technician.She feels blessed that P&G opened its newest North America plant here in 2010 at the base of the Rocky Mountains, and has been here ever since.“I worked at the IRS for awhile, but I’m not a desk-job person,” she says. “I like to make things.”Everywhere you look at Box Elder, you can sense its constant theme of innovation and sustainability:more...
  • August 7, 2014 - 1:56pm
    The Annual African Business Leadership Awards puts the spotlight on companies and business professionals who have impacted society and used their business portfolios to touch humanity. Yesterday at the National Press Club, P&G received an award for our commitment to development in Africa.Prior to the keynote speech, Allison Tummon-Kamphuis, Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW) Leader (pictured below, right), demonstrated how the P&G Purifier of Water packets work.more...