Western Union Foundation Celebrates $100 million in Charitable Giving

May 6, 2015

Congratulations to the Western Union Foundation! This week the Foundation announced that it surpassed a major milestone: donating more than US$100 million in support to more than 2,700 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that provide support to thousands of families and individuals in more than 135 countries and territories.

The Western Union Foundation is dedicated to creating a better world.  By focusing on partnerships that increase global access to education and support relief and recovery efforts after disasters worldwide, the Foundation helps create a better future for individuals, families and communities throughout the world.

From the Western Union CEO:

“Western Union is in the business of enhancing the lives of consumers by providing better ways to move money to their family, friends and business partners in more than 200 countries and territories. I am especially proud to celebrate this milestone of the Western Union Foundation with our Western Union Agents, employees and NGO partners that have truly helped the Foundation create a better world.”

This is a tremendous achievement and we applaud the Western Union Foundation for its dedication to making the world a better place!