Alcoa Foundation

Our Mission

Alcoa Foundation invests where Alcoa has a presence, partnering with communities to address local needs in a sustainable manner. With our nonprofit partners, we contribute to programs that protect and preserve the environment and promote equitable access to education and skills-building opportunities.

American Forests

Our Strategy

Sustainability is an integral part of Alcoa’s culture and core strategy as a mining and metals company. Alcoa Foundation furthers this mission by supporting programs that create sustainable value for the communities where Alcoa operates.

Alcoa Foundation Response to COVID-19

Recognizing the unprecedented challenges brought on by the pandemic in 2020, Alcoa Foundation pivoted its giving strategy to meet the immediate needs of Alcoa locations around the world. Alcoa Foundation committed US$1.7M for COVID-related relief grants for Alcoa communities in 2020, with an additional US$475K committed to date in 2021.

Latest News

  • June 03, 2021

    Alcoa Foundation supports engagement with Green STEM and the UN SDGs

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  • March 05, 2020

    Groundbreaking Social Excellence Course Focuses on Bauxite Mining in Guinea

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  • September 03, 2019

    Alcoa Employees to Return to Andorran Pyrenees to Build on Climate Change Research With Earthwatch

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  • May 07, 2019

    NatureBridge and Alcoa Foundation announce 2019 cohort of the NatureBridge Alcoa Scholars Program for global student environmental leaders

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  • April 30, 2019

    American Forests and Alcoa Foundation Announce 2019 Grant Awards

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  • April 24, 2019

    Alcoa Foundation increases support of The Recycling Partnership through the All In On Recycling Challenge

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Annual Report

Annual Report