Today, many multinational companies across the globe have come forward to take part in the Corporate Social Responsibility. They have been contributing to the society through numerous activities and campaigns. Some of the activities by these companies have witnessed positive impact on the environment and society. There are hundreds of companies that follow business ethics as a corporate policy. Some of the major supporters from worldwide include:
Vodafone is a mobile telecommunications network that has topped the list of companies active with CSR activities. Their prime focus is on micro-credit projects, social investments, relief aid and environment. They are achieving this through sponsorships, researches, their foundation and voluntary work.
General Electric is into technology and services. Their CSR activities are related to governance and compliance, education, environment, community development, health and safety. They have their foundation, volunteers, product and service donations.
HSBC Holdings is into banking and financial services. They are particular about education, micro-credit projects, environment, disaster relief, financial inclusion. They serve the society through their own projects, volunteer activities, sponsorships and other philanthropic work.
Hewlett-Packard is into computers and office equipment. Their interest has been diverse in the areas of education, environment, community engagement, supply chain responsibility, social investment, business ethics and philanthropy. The implementation is done by employee volunteers, partnerships with NGOs and other institutions, sponsoring/philanthropy and their own projects.
Tesco is a food and drug store. Their CSR areas include education, public health, sports and environment. They implement these activities through their own projects, foundation, charities and sponsorships.