US Corporate Responsibility Update 2012

February 2013
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US Corporate Responsibility Update 2012

At a glance

PwC plays a transformative role in addressing today’s social, business, and environmental challenges. This document covers our most significant accomplishments, recent public commitments, and select Corporate Responsibility performance metrics from the past fiscal year. Please read this in tandem with our FY11 web based report to gain a full understanding of our strategy and the value it creates for our firm and for our stakeholders.

PwC’s FY12 update captures highlights of our recent Corporate Responsibility (CR) progress and performance and is intended to be a companion to our more comprehensive FY11 web based report. As you will read in this update, the engagement of our people is a recurring focus. Through their generous gift of time and skills, PwC can further expand our contribution in the marketplace and the communities in which we live and work.

Highlights from this update include:

  • PwC’s Earn Your Future commits $60 million in cash and 1 million service hours towards youth education
  • 33% of PwC partners report serving on a non profit board
  • PwC's Charitable Foundation grant giving from 2001-2012 totalled $14.2 million
  • In FY12, we adopted a new goal to cut our absolute carbon emissions by an additional 10% by FY16 – totaling a 30% overall reduction