3M volunteers in hardhats

Volunteering time and talents in our communities.

Volunteering in Communities Around the World

3Mers and alumni volunteer their time, talents, and expertise to improve lives in their communities. Thousands of 3Mers participate through corporate volunteer programs, mentoring students and youth, serving on nonprofit boards and helping people in need around the world.

  • 3M india csr volunteers
    Recognising the Contributions of Our People

    Annually, 3M honors volunteers from around the globe who positively impact the lives of others in extraordinary ways. Honorees number 572 to date. Nominations for the 2016 30th anniversary awards are open through June 3.

    See our 2015 Award Winners (PDF, 266 KB)

    3Mgives Volunteer Award nomination flyer (PDF, 213.15 KB)

  • 3Mgives Volunteers Match
    Matching the Gifts of Our People

    The 3Mgives Volunteer Match donates to organisations where 3Mers and alumni volunteer their time. Since 2000, 3Mgives has provided more than $5.7 million on behalf of nearly 26,000 volunteers to 3,000 organizations across 50 states in the United States.

3Mers Volunteering Around the World

  • 3M India corporate volunteering programs

    3M India

  • 3M Germany corporate volunteering programs

    3M Germany

  • 3M Brazil corporate volunteering programs

    3M Brazil

Pro Bono Service

  • 3M legal affairs pro bono

    Learn about our previous pro bono efforts

    3M Legal Affairs strongly supports pro bono service as a unique community service opportunity for legal professionals. By leveraging skills and experience, 3M Legal Affairs helps strengthen both the community and the justice system.