Cargill’s 155,000 employees across 70 countries work relentlessly to achieve our
purpose of nourishing the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way. Every day,
we connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals
with the food they need to thrive.
We combine 153 years of experience with new technologies and insights to serve as a
trusted partner for food, agriculture, financial and industrial customers in more than 125
countries. Side-by-side, we are building a stronger, sustainable future for agriculture.
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Cargill Community Giving and Education
Over Cargill’s 150+ year history, we have helped build vibrant, stable communities in the areas where we do business. Cargill gives back to communities by contributing 2 percent of its global consolidated pre-tax earnings (based on a three-year trailing average). Cargill donated $50.2 million in 57 countries during its 2016 fiscal year. We promote the social well-being of the communities we serve through long-term solutions to reduce hunger, improve education and protect the environment. For more information click here.
In the realm of education, we support innovative programs that improve academic achievement and increase access to education. With financial support, the expertise of our businesses, efforts of our employees and collaboration with partners, we are making positive, measurable improvements in education where we live and work.
The Cargill Global Scholars Program is administered by the Institute of International Education on behalf of Cargill. Founded in 1919, IIE is one of the most experienced not-for-profit organizations in the field of education and scholarship management, and has worked extensively in areas of leadership. IIE currently administers over 250 programs benefiting more than 42,000 men and women from 185 nations.