GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn -- Medtronic is grateful to be part of a thriving philanthropic community. As the Philanthropy arm for a leading medical technology company, Medtronic believes their social-commitment strength lies primarily in philanthropy that expands access to chronic disease care for the underserved through health related initiatives.
Medtronic has a long history supporting United Way, an are enhancing that commitment by supporting United Way in new ways:
- Their 46,000 employee philanthropists, about 8,000 of whom are in the Twin Cities, are more involved than ever before, and their personal philanthropic passions are backed dollar for dollar by a match from Medtronic Philanthropy.
- They are the premiere sponsor of the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon.
- They are working with KARE 11/ Healthfair 11 and the Q-mmunity mobile unit to provide free or low-cost health screenings to people who don't have easy access to basic healthcare. You can learn more at KARE 11.com
You can learn more about the work of Medtronic Philanthropy at Medtronic.com/philanthropy.