American Companies That Care

American Icons, Hometown Heroes
on December 1, 2014
Companies That Care

These well-known American businesses have a reputation for performing acts of kindness in a big way.


The JCPENNEY Cares program invites customers to round their purchase totals up to the nearest dollar, with that difference added to a company fund donated each month to a different charity, such as the Boys & Girls Club.


During holiday- shopping weekends, some 3,000 Walmart stores partner with the Salvation Army to sponsor Fill the Truck Toy Drives to collect toys and coats for kids.

Toys “R” Us

Customers may donate cash as well as new, unwrapped toys at or at any Toys “R” Us or Babies “R” Us location to benefit the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation.

Johnson & Johnson

The Patient Assist Foundation provides medicine from the J&J family of companies to people in need.

Kellogg Company

The goal of “Breakfasts for Better Days” is to provide a billion servings of cereal and snacks to needy children and families worldwide by the end of 2016.

For more, don’t miss the list of America’s Most Charitable Companies over at