A Culture of Giving Back: Employee Giving & Volunteering at Edison

Charitable giving is an ingrained, important part of the culture here at Edison International, and we encourage everyone to give back. Whether they choose to take part in our organized community-volunteering events, volunteer on their own, raise money for favorite non-profits, or take advantage of our matching-gifts program, it’s all good with us. 

FACTS AT A GLANCE

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Value of Employee Volunteering

$4.3

million

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EMPLOYEE GIVING (2015)

$2.2

million

EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEERING (2015)

168,733

hours

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TOTAL GRANTS AWARDED

1,534

(2015)

GIVING BACK (2015)

$20

million

COMMUNITY IMPACT TOTAL (2015)

$26.1

million

Whether they’re tutoring children, cleaning parks and beaches, or feeding the homeless, our employees can be found throughout the community, wearing their green Edison International volunteer t-shirts.

Employees Raise $8,295 for UNCF

Each year, hundreds of Edison employees participate in the Annual UNCF Walk for Education to raise funds for one of the nation's largest and most effective minority education organizations. At our utility, Southern California Edison, members of the Employee Resource Group called the Networkers raised a total of $8,295 for UNCF in 2015.

Get to know UNCF

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Helping End Homelessness Among Veterans

Of the dozens of volunteer opportunities available to Edison employees each year, our National Family Day events are among the most popular. This year, with a focus on helping to end hunger and homelessness among veterans, we assembled food boxes at the Orange County Food Bank and participated in the United Way HomeWalk in Los Angeles. 

Read more at Inside Edison

LIFE AT EDISON

Matching Grants

We match donations our employees make to accredited educational institutions on a dollar-for-dollar basis up to $2,000 annually.


Volunteer Incentive Grants

We recognize employees for their commitment to the community with special grants. The employee gets to choose a favorite charity to receive the funds.


SPOTLIGHT ON

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