Philanthropic Programs

Through various programs and partnerships, we find opportunities to deliver on our commitments to patients, communities and society.

Making a real difference in communities

In 2018, we launched a five-year, $350 million commitment to support nine nonprofits creating long term impact, in communities across the U.S. Learn how our partners are supporting families and strengthening K-12 education with help from AbbVie.

Advancing racial equity in health & education

In 2020, we launched a $50 million, five-year commitment to six nonprofit partners advancing health and education equity in Black and other marginalized communities. Through the employee matching program, we’ve raised an additional $2.5 million to advance racial equity. Learn how our partners are progressing on this important work.

Our partners:

  • Direct Relief
  • National Urban League
  • Providence St. Mel
  • United Negro College Fund
  • University of Chicago Urban Health Initiative
  • Year Up
Support for disaster relief

We aid communities in times of disasters by donating AbbVie medicines, equipping nonprofit partners with needed resources, and delivering relief to our employees.


We’ve partnered with nonprofit organizations to support relief efforts in Ukraine and surrounding countries, and ensure patients continue to have access to our life-saving medicines.

Turkey and Syria

We committed $1 million to disaster response and relief efforts in the wake of the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria.



countries have received our donated medicines since 2013



provided to eligible employees impacted by natural disasters in 2022 through the AbbVie Foundation Employee Relief program



donated to disaster relief organizations in 2022

Strengthening health care systems through global partnerships

Our community partners are advancing health equity for marginalized populations and patients worldwide through community-centered programs that drive systemic change.


past programs