Masco Corporation Completes $1,000,000 Pledge to Diversity and Inclusion Programs

December 18, 2018

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Livonia, Mich. (December 18, 2018) – Masco Corporation is pleased to announce that it has completed the allocation of $1,000,000 of its 2018 charitable contributions to its “Masco Million Differences” campaign, supporting diversity and more inclusive practices in America’s workplaces. During 2018, 60 nonprofit organizations working to break down barriers to inclusion in the workforce were individually nominated by Masco business units to receive funding to support programs in education and career resources.


Masco Million Differences grant recipients include:


• Affirmations
• Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
• Atlanta Women's Foundation
• Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana
• California State University San Marcos ACE Scholars Services
• CARA Chicago
• Catalyst
• Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS)
• Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program
• Disability:IN
• Dress for Success of Charlotte
• D'Vine Path
• Experiment in Self-Reliance
• Forte Foundation
• Girls Group
• Girls, Inc. of Greater Indianapolis
• Goodwill OC
• Goodwill of the Olympics and Rainier Region
• Guilford College
• Hire Heroes USA
• Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility
• Integrating Women Leaders Foundation
• Interfaith Community Services
• Jerry Long Family YMCA
• Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan
• Junior Achievement of the Triad
• Junior League of Greensboro
• LaAmistad
• Lead #Like a Girl
• Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics (LEAP)
• LGBT Center OC
• Living and Learning Enrichment Center
• Marwen
• Michigan Council of Women in Technology
• Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion
• Morehouse School of Medicine
• NAACP- Detroit
• National Black MBA Association
• NCCJ of the Piedmont Triad
• Nicholas Academic Centers
• North County African American Women’s Association
• Out & Equal
• San Diego LGBT Community Center
• San Diego Workforce Partnership
• Santa Ana Public Library Teen Space
• Sisters Code
• Taller San Jose Hope Builders
• Technology Access Foundation
• University of Michigan Center for Engineering Diversity and Outreach
• University of Michigan Women in Academic Medicine Leadership Scholars Program
• Urban League of Central Carolinas
• Willow Run Riveters
• Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation
• Women of Tomorrow, Metro-Detroit
• Women’s Resource Center of Greensboro
• Women's Center of SE Michigan
• Women's Foundation of Colorado
• Working Wardrobes: Vet Net
• Wounded Warrior Project
• YMCA of Northwest North Carolina

“The Masco Million Differences campaign has allowed us to create partnerships with key organizations that provide programs and services promoting the inclusion of traditionally underrepresented groups in the workplace,” said Keith Allman, president and CEO of Masco Corporation. “We’re excited to keep the momentum going in 2019 as we continue to work with our nonprofit partners to move the needle in the communities around the country where we live, work and do business.”

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.