The following are examples of how General Motors invests in philanthropic initiatives. If you are interested in applying for funding, please visit the “APPLY HERE” section above for application instructions. General Motors does not accept applications outside of this platform, via hard copy or email.

Cash Contributions
General Motors will consider requests for support to organizations located in or that serve communities in which we operate. Investments will be considered for programs or services aligned within our giving focus areas. For more information about the application process, visit the “APPLY HERE” section.

Employee Volunteerism
General Motors employees are encouraged to support their local communities by volunteering their time and talents to local causes. General Motors uses the VolunteerMatch platform at to help employees connect with local volunteer activities. To highlight your volunteer opportunities to our employees, please post them on VolunteerMatch or email your requests to

Corporate Sponsorship
General Motors provides charitable support to events, including fundraisers and galas that serve to support the communities in which we live, work and play. For more information about the application process, visit the “APPLY HERE” section.

Disaster Relief
General Motors recognizes that disasters can have a traumatic impact on the lives of our employees, neighbors, business partners, and customers. As such, we partner with the American Red Cross to support emergency preparedness and response efforts around the world.

Cause-Marketing Initiatives
General Motors brands actively partner and support national causes that are strategically aligned with the brand’s vision and purpose.