Giving back is core to who CocaCola is as a company, and we know our business is only as strong and sustainable as the communities we serve. Since 1984, The Coca-Cola Foundation has worked to distribute funding to over 200 local communities worldwide, giving over US$1 billion to more than 42,000 organisations across the globe.
The Foundation’s funding priorities sit naturally alongside the company’s core sustainability areas of water, community, recycling, women and the well-being of communities. To this end, the Foundation recently announced AU$1.5 million in funding to seven partners across Australia and New Zealand whose work helps vital community projects focused on protecting the environment, empowering women and supporting youth education and development.
HOW THE COCA-COLA FOUNDATION IS STRUCTURED
As the philanthropic arm of The Coca-Cola Company, the Foundation is focused on giving back and making a difference in the communities where Coca-Cola operates as a business, but also where the company’s employees live and work. When you look at the Coca-Cola…