Together We Are Stronger.

The Caterpillar Foundation's mission is to alleviate poverty
and place people on the path to prosperity.

Together. Stronger.

We cannot alleviate poverty alone

The Caterpillar Foundation believes that no one organization or individual can end extreme poverty. That’s why we created Together.Stronger. This collaborative impact platform unites business, non-profits, governments and citizens to combine their strengths to help 50 million people rise out of poverty by 2020. 

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Grant Partners

Our partners are doing life-changing work throughout the world,
and we’re bringing them together to make their work even stronger.



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Get Involved

There are many ways Caterpillar employees and retirees can make an impact together with the Caterpillar Foundation:

  • Pledge to be a Global Citizen
  • Disaster Matching
  • Matching Gifts
  • United Way Fund
  • Volunteer tracking
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April 14, 2016

Caterpillar Foundation Water Walk at bauma 2016

Over 660 million people in the world lack access to clean water. Millions of women and children spend up to four hours – every day – walking to collect water for their homes and families. This time spent carrying water is time not spent seeking an education or earning income. And, too often, the water carries diseases that can make everyone sick.

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