About Caterpillar Foundation

The Caterpillar Foundation’s mission is to alleviate poverty and place people on the path to prosperity, creating enduring environments where opportunity and possibility can scale. TOGETHER STRONGER is our commitment to promote cross-sector collaborations between businesses, non-profits, governments and global citizens that will create sustainable progress for all - bringing clean water, sanitation, healthy food, gender equality, education, energy access and opportunity to those without.

Most Recent Stories
  1. Article: This Woman Went From Earning $.75 to Starting Her Own Sari Business
    Girls & Women

    This Woman Went From Earning $.75 to Starting Her Own Sari Business

    Dec. 7, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    #SHEIS empowered. Read more

  2. Article: How to Empower Women on Giving Tuesday
    Girls & Women

    How to Empower Women on Giving Tuesday

    By Meghan Werft | Nov. 29, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    #SHEIS Empowered. Read more

  3. Article: ‘I’ve Had Power Cut In the Middle of Surgery:' Haitian Doctor On Why Energy Matters
    Girls & Women

    ‘I’ve Had Power Cut In the Middle of Surgery:' Haitian Doctor On Why Energy Matters

    By Meghan Werft | Nov. 16, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    This is why energy access is so important. Read more

  4. Article: How Clean Cookstoves Create Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    How Clean Cookstoves Create Gender Equality

    Sept. 15, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    Lack of access to clean cookstoves and fuel demand hours of women, that could be far better spent. Read more

  5. Article: These 3 Women Will Be Healthier Thanks to Clean Cookstoves
    Health

    These 3 Women Will Be Healthier Thanks to Clean Cookstoves

    Sept. 14, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    Clean cookstoves are empowering women and improving health. Read more

  6. Article: Little Free Pantries Making a Big Difference for Those in Need
    Food & Hunger

    Little Free Pantries Making a Big Difference for Those in Need

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer| Aug. 22, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    This is how you can help your local community. Read more

  7. Article: Small Farmers Are Not Who You Think: How Female Farmers Are Feeding The World
    Girls & Women

    Small Farmers Are Not Who You Think: How Female Farmers Are Feeding The World

    By Meghan Werft | Aug. 19, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    What comes to mind when you picture a farmer? Read more

  8. Article: How a Culinary Bootcamp Is Improving School Lunches
    Food & Hunger

    How a Culinary Bootcamp Is Improving School Lunches

    By Meghan Werft | Aug. 17, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    And can making school lunches from scratch really cost less? Read more

  9. Article: How a Tiny Cookstove Could Save Millions of Lives
    Food & Hunger

    How a Tiny Cookstove Could Save Millions of Lives

    By Krista Watson| Aug. 15, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    Clean cookstoves mean cleaner air and healthier people. Read more

  10. Article: US Saves Lives by Pledging Clean Cooking Stoves for 100 Million
    Food & Hunger

    US Saves Lives by Pledging Clean Cooking Stoves for 100 Million

    By Joe McCarthy| Aug. 14, 2016 |Caterpillar Foundation

    Together the efforts underscore how precious and precarious food can be. Read more

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