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Building Healthier Communities Through Philanthropy and Employee Engagement

Perrigo believes in making a positive impact in the ways we engage with our communities.

Our employees enhance their engagement and job satisfaction by leveraging their time and talent in community-based initiatives. Their efforts are augmented by philanthropic contributions by the Perrigo Company Charitable Foundation.

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Donation of Products

Through our partners International Aid and Medical Teams International, Perrigo has donated $21 million dollars of products to support everything from humanitarian efforts to disaster relief. Perrigo donated $1.5 million of that during 2019 alone. 

Additionally, products are often donated by both the company and employees to support local causes.  For example, in December 2018, Michigan-based employees joined the Company in donating $43,000 in OTC medicines and infant formula to replenish local food pantries. 

Holding Ourselves Accountable

Several examples of Perrigo’s volunteer and giving efforts are highlighted in our latest Corporate Social Responsibility report.

2020 CSR Report

Increasing Employee Engagement Through Community Engagement

Perrigo believes that volunteering is not only good for the community, but also enhances personal and professional development. Perrigo's volunteer initiatives and programs:

  • Caring 4 Communities – donates $100 to a non-profit organization for every 10 hours an employee volunteers
  • Day of Caring – global dedicated days of volunteering
  • Mentoring Opportunities – partnership with Big Brothers/Big Sisters and Junior Achievement to mentor local students

Learn More About the Perrigo Foundation

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Perrigo Employees Changing the World

Perrigo encourages and supports community volunteerism by our teams. Through activism and education, we help foster vibrant communities. Learn more about Perrigo’s presence in the community

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Employee Volunteerism

We support employees as they serve their communities.

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Stem Education

We introduce children of all ages to science  and technical careers.

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Local Mentorship Programs

We help students achieve their true potential.

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Foundation Giving

Established in August 2000, the Perrigo Company Charitable Foundation supports initiatives that promote equal access to healthcare, educational opportunities, and the needs of underserved populations. During 2018 alone, the Perrigo Foundation donated:

  • $2.8M in grant donations around the globe

  • $346,000 provided in academic scholarships

  • $250,000 of employee matched donations


Learn More About the Foundation

Doing the Right Things Every Day

Perrigo strives for success, but not at the expense of our values. Guided by our Code of Conduct, our focus on compliance and conducting business with integrity underpins everything we do.

We are concerned not only with results, but with how those results are achieved.

Learn more via our Policies and Practices page.

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See How Our Ethical Practices Create Great Products

We focus on delivering results to all our partners, and great, affordable self-care products to the community. See how our dedication creates the world's best self-care solutions.

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