Ways we help

Based in North Chicago, Illinois, the AbbVie Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) dedicated to having a remarkable impact on the lives of the underserved around the world through a commitment to building strong communities, sustainable health care systems and effective educational programs.

Stories of impact

Take a closer look at how we are  contributing to underserved communities across the globe. 

Story: Helping young scientists become their own
role models

Through a unique partnership with Asian University for Women, scientists inspire students across the world see into their futures.

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Story: Transforming pediatric cancer care from the ground up

A long-term partnership evolves to meet the unexpected challenges of a pediatric oncology ward in Malawi.

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Story: Growing a passion for science

The first step to encouraging students to pursue STEM careers is helping them see the work – and themselves – in a new light.

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Story: Strong bonds, smart leaders: Preparing tomorrow’s global health changemakers

By creating a new paradigm of leadership, Global Health Corps is getting the right people seats at the right tables.

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Confronting the aftermath of a month of devastating natural disasters

After a series of catastrophic natural disasters, AbbVie Foundation provides support with more than $4 million in grants.

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