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Pfizer CARES

Pfizer CARES

Caring is fundamental to Pfizer. This includes developing innovative medicines that save and change lives, encouraging diversity and excellence in the workplace, supporting the community and taking steps to reduce our impact on the environment. 

Pfizer CARES is a program of Corporate Social Responsibility that encapsulates these efforts. 

It is an opportunity to bring staff together, to empower us all to improve the community we live and work in, both now, and into the future. 

Patients

Patients are at the heart of what we do. We seek to provide safe and effective medicines that cure and treat disease and support the healthcare community.
We care for Australian patients by:

Supporting patient organisations through grants and volunteer hours

Supporting healthcare professionals through independent education grants

Providing patient support programs

Providing health information (hyperlink to “Are you a patient” landing page

Conducting Australian research and development

Manufacturing the highest quality, lifesaving, life changing medicines and vaccines

Community

Pfizer cares for the community through:

The provision of four volunteer days per year for Pfizer colleagues

The provision of Pfizer CARES Community Grants

Having the Red Cross Mobile Blood Bank service on campus for colleagues wanting to donate blood

Distributing funds raised by colleagues through donations and fundraising initiatives

Colleagues

Pfizer cares for colleagues to create an engaging workplace that inspires innovation and high performance to support colleagues to make a meaningful difference to the health of Australians.
Pfizer cares for its colleagues by:

Creating and OWNIT! culture

Optimising wellness

Investing in talent

Supporting leadership development

Encouraging diversity

Environment

Pfizer has a global commitment to reducing the impact of our manufacturing and commercial activity on our environment. We care for the environment through:

- Recycling initiatives
- Packaging and waste reduction
- Energy reduction initiatives
- Manufacturing efficiencies
- Participating in Clean Up Australia Day
- Nominating for environmental and manufacturing awards
- Encouraging and supporting car pooling and sustainable commuting