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Giving Back to Our Communities

Explore what we can achieve through innovation, generosity, and a passion for change.

Making a powerful impact for causes we care about


total charitable giving in 2021 from company and C.H. Robinson Foundation


contributed by employees to 944 non-profit organizations in 2021


hours volunteered through volunteer time off in 2021


scholarships awarded in 2021 to employees, contract carriers, or their dependents

Community programs, partnerships, and initiatives

C.H. Robinson bikes for employee match donations

Employee match program

We support the causes our people are passionate about and deepen their impact. Whether mentoring a student or biking to cure MS, we match employees' time and/or money donated to registered non-profits up to $10,000 annually.

Robinson Cares community supports local foundations

Robinson Cares

Robinson Cares is fueled by our enthusiastic employees and community partnerships. Through volunteerism and employee donations, we contribute to our communities and employee-chosen non-profit partners.

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Employee hardship fund

When life doesn’t go according to plan or tragedy strikes, we support our employees and their families. The C.H. Robinson employee hardship fund provides financial assistance to employees in need. This fund is meaningful for recipients and contributors alike.

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Twin Cities grant program

Through general operating and program grants to organizations that address hunger, provide shelter, and support K-12 education, the C.H. Robinson Foundation helps strengthen the greater metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul. Learn about our focus areas and how to submit a letter of inquiry by visiting our frequently asked questions.

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Scholarship program

By promoting educational advancement for employees, contract carriers, and their dependents, we help individuals reach their goals. Administered by Scholarship America, applications are accepted January through February each year.

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Strategic partnerships

We proudly support organizations focused on removing barriers and creating opportunities for all. Through strategic grants, we support Girls Who Code, Truckers Against Trafficking, St. Christopher’s Fund, Women in Trucking, NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, YWCA, National Urban League, and more.