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Investing in a more vibrant world.


3M employees are entitled to take one work day per year to participate in a 3Mgives volunteering project. However, where specific projects require a more prolonged community involvement, additional time may be allowed at the discretion of line management. Ideally, 3Mgives volunteering projects should be associated with STEM education and/or sustainable living.

  • Helping students get work ready

    3M Paint Finishing application engineer and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Ambassador, Michael Massey, made a virtual return to his former college to help students prepare for the world of work.

  • Global award brings boost for Crowthorne charity

    A global volunteering award won by an employee at 3M in Bracknell has led to a £2,500 windfall for a Crowthorne-based charity.

  • Phil is volunteering on the front line

    Strategic Projects leader, Phil Rowlands, has joined the team of around 30,000 St John Ambulance volunteers supporting the NHS Covid-19 vaccination programme.

  • Volunteering through the pandemic

    Two 3Mers from Ireland have been volunteering with local organisations to support vulnerable members of the community during the Covid-19 pandemic.