To help improve the health and well-being of people around the world, our company supports qualified nonprofit organizations and innovative programs that are finding solutions to key global challenges.
|Grants and Contributions Summary||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013||2014|
|Grants and contributions (total cash, in-kind and product, US$M)||923||1,158||1,270||1,696||1,860||1,543|
|Cash grants and contributions (US$M)||57||73||73||70||107||111|
|Product donations through U.S. Patient Assistance Program (US$M)||188||323||301||559||566||433|
|Product donations for ex-U.S. programs and U.S. disaster relief (US$M)2||678||762||893||1,067||1,185||997|
|Valuation of employee volunteer time (in-kind, US$M)3||0||0||0||0||2.0||2.2|
|1 Beginning in 2013, total giving includes “in-kind” contributions.|
2 Includes our Medical Outreach Program (including U.S. disaster relief), the African Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnerships, the MECTIZAN® Donation Program, the GARDASIL® Access Program and MSD division and subsidiary donations.
3 Includes valuation of volunteer time for only those employees who participated in our Fellowship for Global Health program and our company’s Legal Pro Bono program.