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IBMers have always strived to be essential and to make a difference. Now with, it’s easier than ever for every one of us to have positive social impact.

2018 impact

We help communities take on challenges big and small. IBM brings the power of its technology, resources, and people to help with initiatives around the world, from education to health to resilience. We’re making a difference.


Hours volunteered




Portrait of Sanne Urbak

You need to dare to be challenged and to step out of your comfort zone. And go into partnerships that are not really well described and you are not really sure what will be the next step… But just have the courage to do it.

Sanne Urbak

Disaster Resiliency, Impact Grants

Portrait of Reuben Bettle

It was inspiring to see the personal growth in colleagues from across the world as we strived to make genuine impact in areas of women’s empowerment and the environment.

Reuben Bettle

IBM Service Corps Alum

Portrait of Anita Devasahayam

Each volunteer experience gives me hope.

Anita Devasahayam

IBM Volunteers