creating
prosperity

everywhere we work, we strive to build lasting partnerships to create prosperity now and for decades to come

ourstory

our global impact

Through decades of experience, we’ve learned that our business success is deeply linked to society’s progress.

creating prosperity:<br> the business of progress

creating prosperity:
the business of progress

We invest significantly in major projects and local goods and services, create jobs and generate revenues for local communities. Beyond contributions to our partner countries through direct business investments and taxes, we contribute to local communities by making strategic social investments in three core areas: health, education and economic development.

our global
commitment

invested in global goods & services

$332 billion

in the past seven years

invested in global social investments

$1.9 billion

in the past 10 years

local economic impact

Chevron partners with independent research and analysis firms to assess our economic impact on countries where we operate. These studies evaluate Chevron’s direct and indirect spending throughout our supply chain and show the positive impact on local employment and spending, which improves livelihoods.

building local
capacity

building local capacity

We demonstrate our commitment to the countries and communities where we live and work by creating jobs, developing and sourcing from local suppliers, and employing local workforces. This business strategy establishes Chevron as the partner of choice that helps build local economies and improve livelihoods.

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communitymap

helping
our communities
succeed

Beyond contributions to our partner countries through direct business investments and taxes, we contribute to local communities by making strategic social investments in three core areas: health, education and economic development. Each pin on this interactive map represents an example of Chevron’s social investment programs and partnerships and their impact on communities where we operate. Click on the pins to explore the map.

economic development
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economic
development

We work with communities and partners to make social investments in programs that promote self-sufficiency, job growth and economic development. We start by working closely with the communities and our partners to assess the local needs, then we take actions to help remove barriers to economic growth.

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our partnership
initiatives

Our partnership initiatives around the world strengthen local economies through programs that provide microloan services, enterprise and workforce development and improve education. They include: the Niger Delta Partnership Initiative (NDPI), Appalachia Partnership Initiative (API) in the U.S., Bangladesh Partnership Initiative (BPI), and Thailand Partnership Initiative (TPI). By leveraging our partners’ resources and expertise we can help drive scale and sustainable impact in these communities.

health
health

health

We recognize the deep interdependence of healthy businesses and healthy societies. And we know that when our communities succeed, we succeed. Chevron invests in programs aimed at improving access to health care to support the communities where we operate. Working with partners, we support initiatives that build local capacity and deliver real and lasting gains in the fight against devastating diseases.

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partnering to help eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Chevron works with our partners using an integrated approach to strengthen health systems where we operate. In our fight against HIV/AIDS, we recognize that ending mother-to-child transmission of HIV is one of the most feasible ways to achieve an AIDS-free generation.

achieving an HIV-free generation in&nbsp;Nigeria

achieving an HIV-free generation in Nigeria

In 2012, Chevron partnered with Pact in the state of Bayelsa, Nigeria, to establish a community-based and government-supported statewide outreach program for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT).

Since 2012, we have partnered with Pact to increase AIDS awareness, testing and counseling.

more than

294,000

individuals have been reached with PMTCT messaging

nearly

54,000

pregnant women have taken HIV tests, received their results, and been counseled at health facilities

more than

700

community health extension workers and other community members have been trained on the latest PMTCT approaches and techniques

education stem
education

education

If people and communities are to thrive, nothing is more important than education and job training. We’re focused on improving instruction in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and helping provide career and technical training that can lead directly to well-paying jobs.

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hands-on
learning

chevron&rsquo;s partnership with the fab foundation

chevron’s partnership with the fab foundation

We’re partnering with the Fab Foundation to bring fabrication labs (Fab Labs) to areas where we operate across the United States. In 2014, we launched our first sponsored Fab Lab at California State University, Bakersfield. The Fab Labs across the United States will provide approximately 20,000 students and adults with a hands-on science and technology experience.

in 2015 more than

$80 million

was invested in education worldwide

more than

100,000

U.S. students have access to project-based engineering curriculum through our partnership with Project Lead the Way

around the world

130

universities, colleges and associations receive support through Chevron’s University Partnerships and Association Relations group to strengthen faculty, curriculum and student development

since 2013

$270 million

was invested in education partnerships and programs worldwide