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Impact Through Action

2017 Community Impact Report

Associates. Community. Together. 

In 2017, Great-West Financial® and Empower Retirement introduced ACT — Associates. Community. Together. The community impact program empowers our associates to support causes that are closest to their hearts through volunteer service and financial contributions. We amplify their impact by matching donations, funding volunteer time and supporting collaborative philanthropy. Together, we are making a meaningful impact in the communities where we live and work.

Our 2017 Impact

$2.8M

donated to nonprofits1

847

unique nonprofit organizations supported

44

states impacted through ACT program

1,786

associates participated in the ACT program

17,855

volunteer hours

$347,211

total value of volunteer hours2

547

nonprofits supported by a single associate

Sustainability

We are committed to reducing our environmental footprint. Since 2010, we’ve worked hard to waste less and conserve more. In 2017, we accomplished the following:

470,010

Pounds of material shredded or recycled

3,743

Trees save

62,372

Reams of paper saved

1.46M

Gallons of water saved

3,156

Cubic yards of landfill space saved

1.23M

Kw/hours of electricity saved

256,093

Pounds of greenhouse gas emissions avoided

82,562

Gallons of oil saved

115,425

Pounds of compostable materials collected

1 Includes matching gifts and associate donations

2 Based on associates salaries

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