2022 Community & Economic Impact Report
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For 137 years, Edison International has supported the communities in which many of us live and work.
Our volunteering, customer assistance programs and partnerships with local nonprofits help address key needs across SCE’s diverse service area. Today, Edison International is also one of the largest corporate charitable contributors in Southern California.
Through partnering with small and diverse businesses to fulfill SCE’s procurement needs, we further contribute to a healthier economy, healthier people and healthier environment — which we see as all interconnected.
The 2022 Community & Economic Impact Report shares how we are making a difference for the places and people we serve.
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Edison International’s impact supports the vision of an equitable clean energy future. Our community investments and supplier diversity initiatives have created a ripple effect of growth opportunities throughout the region.
We are committed to improving the quality of life in our communities. Our work with nonprofit partners includes habitat restoration, climate adaptation, emergency preparedness and workforce development to accelerate the clean energy transition.
Meanwhile, doing business with diverse firms has brought exciting innovations to SCE and is key to safely delivering reliable, affordable and clean electric service to customers. These supplier diversity activities also contribute to stronger neighborhoods, including job creation and wage generation.
2022 Community Investments at a Glance
Philanthropic funding donated by Edison International*
Total Grants awarded
Donated to diverse / underserved populations
Hours volunteered by employees, family and friends
*Inclusive of the company’s volunteer and matching gift contributions
2022 Supplier Diversity Economic Impact at a Glance
SCE’s diverse supplier base contributes to reduced operating costs, provides us with quality goods and services and makes us more competitive.
OR 35.42% SPENT WITH DIVERSE FIRMS
Our spend with diverse firms has created long-lasting business opportunities as well as more jobs and economic benefits in the Southern California region and beyond. In 2022, SCE’s supplier diversity purchases contributed $3.5 billion to the U.S. gross domestic product, which represents the sum of direct, indirect and induced impacts. Total economic impact within the state of California was 88.6%.
Diverse firm purchases support economic activity and create a ripple effect in supply chains
Diverse suppliers hire workers, which creates jobs in their supply chains and communities
Employees at diverse firms earn wages and create additional spending
Economic activity generates tax revenues, which support government spending and community investments