Masco Corporation Commits One Million Dollars to Diversity and Inclusion Programs

July 16, 2018

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Livonia, Mich. (July 16, 2018) – Masco Corporation has committed $1,000,000 of its 2018 charitable contributions to its “Masco Million Differences” campaign, supporting diversity and more inclusive practices in America’s corporate workplaces. Since January, 30 nonprofit organizations working to break down barriers to inclusion in the workforce have been individually nominated by Masco business units to receive funding to support programs in education and career resources.


Masco Million Differences grant recipients to date include:


• Out & Equal
• Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility
• Catalyst
• Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics (LEAP)
• US Business Leadership Network
• Hire Heroes USA
• Forte Foundation
• Morehouse School of Medicine
• Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS)
• NCCJ of the Piedmont Triad
• Experiment in Self-Reliance
• Women’s Resource Center of Greensboro
• YMCA of Northwest North Carolina
• Junior Achievement of the Triad
• Women of Tomorrow, Metro-Detroit
• Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation
• Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan
• Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion
• NAACP- Detroit
• Lead #Like a Girl
• Affirmations
• Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier Region
• Technology Access Foundation
• Urban League of Central Carolinas
• San Diego Workforce Partnership
• North County African American Women’s Association
• Sisters Code
• California State University San Marcos ACE Scholars Services
• Jerry Long Family YMCA
• Guilford College

“The Masco Million Differences campaign aims to not only provide financial support to high-impact organizations in our local communities where our employees live, work, and do business, but also enhance our ability to create lasting partnerships,” said Keith Allman, president and CEO of Masco Corporation. “We’re honored to further the missions of such important organizations, and are simultaneously building our own awareness and understanding of the many dimensions of D&I. I am truly excited to see the impact of these partnerships.”

 

About Masco Corporation
Headquartered in Livonia, Mich., Masco Corporation is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of branded home improvement and building products. Our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Behr® paint; Delta® and Hansgrohe® faucets, bath and shower fixtures; KraftMaid® and Merillat® cabinets; Milgard® windows and doors; Kichler® decorative and outdoor lighting; and HotSpring® spas. We leverage our powerful brands across product categories, sales channels and geographies to create value for our customers and shareholders. For more information about Masco Corporation, visit masco.com.