At BlackRock, we are committed to building access to better futures for underserved individuals and communities. We partner with best in class organizations that use forward-thinking approaches to solve pressing social and environmental challenges.

Our approach

We apply our rigorous approach and our belief in innovation and technology to capitalize on initiatives that deliver outsized, long-term results for underserved individuals and their communities.

  • We seek to provide both financial support and in-kind resources to innovative partners.
  • We seek to support organizations working on groundbreaking solutions for today’s most pressing social challenges around the world.
  • We seek to uncover new opportunities through thought leadership that is built on the best of BlackRock.
  • We seek to scale our impact by meaningfully engaging our employees in: volunteer service, leadership training, matching gifts, and locally and globally directed giving.

The link to our CSR Policy can be found here.

Our areas of focus

1Building innovation: partnering with dynamic social enterprises putting innovation to work to accelerate social impact across a range of outcomes; from financial inclusion to food security.

 

2Building inroads: creating access to improved livelihoods for underserved populations, including immigrants, women and veterans, either through building skills or breaking barriers.

 

3Building infrastructure: creating pathways to innovative water and energy solutions at the household level.
 

 

4Building insight: joining with thought leaders to contribute additional rigor and analysis, expanding the realm of what’s possible in the social impact space.

Our partners

BlackRock Gives

Our employee-driven BlackRock Gives program supports local nonprofit organizations in the communities where we operate. Through this program, our employees can engage directly with nonprofits committed to our communities by donating both time and money. All full-time employees from any BlackRock office can nominate an eligible nonprofit to apply for a BlackRock Gives grant.