Prudential has a long history of helping communities develop innovative solutions to complex challenges. Since our founding in Newark, New Jersey in 1875, our commitment to the communities where we work and live has expanded to serve larger populations in the United States and around the world, reflecting Prudential’s growing global presence. We are committed to providing financial resources and human capital to help develop communities and drive progress.

Prudential’s Community Resources department collaborates with community stakeholders to identify strategic opportunities that can make meaningful differences and improve lives. Using a combination of philanthropic grants, social investments, corporate contributions and employee engagement activities, Community Resources creates and supports initiatives that have a significant and lasting impact.

The Prudential Foundation

An independent nonprofit grant-making organization funded by Prudential.

Social Investments

Provides financing in a variety of forms to for-profits and nonprofits to create social impact while earning an appropriate risk-adjusted return.

Employee Engagement

Deploys the talents and business expertise of Prudential employees to communities to address community needs through volunteer service.

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

A global youth recognition program honoring secondary students for outstanding volunteer service. In addition to the United States, the awards program is also conducted in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Ireland and India, where Prudential has significant business operations.