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.
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.
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.
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.