About Social Innovation

About Social Innovation

Social innovation at HP centers on the belief that the same passion, energy, and culture of innovation that make HP a successful company can also be used to make a profound and positive social impact in the world.

At HP, we believe that corporate success and social welfare are interdependent. As the largest technology company in the world, we're in a unique position to use our global reach to serve billions, improving quality of life, revolutionizing how businesses operate, and strengthening communities worldwide. We aim to enrich society and drive sustainable economic growth by giving people and businesses innovative ways to be more creative, productive, and successful through the power of information.

Solving tough, complex problems demands fresh thinking and diverse perspectives. Our strategy is to bring together wide-ranging experts across borders, industries, and institutions, collaborating to explore the root causes of key challenges and pioneer solutions that can be scaled globally.

Our approach to corporate responsibility is an integrated part of HP's overall business strategy, helping us create long-term value that will benefit customers, shareholders, consumers, and our communities. The innovations driven through our social innovation program broaden our understanding and perspective on customer needs, creating a virtuous cycle of business development.

We take a focused approach to social innovation, addressing the following areas: education, entrepreneurship, health, environment and community involvement.

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Our legacy

Our legacy

Our commitment to social innovation began with our founders. As Dave Packard said, "The real reason HP exists is to make a contribution, to improve the welfare of humanity."

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Our team

Our team

We collaborate with leading international organizations to tackle the world's most pressing challenges with HP talent, expertise, and technology.

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Grant information

Grant information

Tools and funding alone don't solve problems. People do. Our grants programs reward innovation and ambition, creating long-term benefits for communities.

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HP Company Foundation

HP Company Foundation

Our foundation awards grants for humanitarian relief in communities hit by disaster, matches Employee giving, and supports innovative education projects.

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