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When doing good in the world is part of the job

Johnson & Johnson offers a unique program to encourage giving back and advancing healthcare around the globe. Here’s how five employees took advantage of the opportunity to make change.

“My family and I volunteer on a floating hospital that delivers medical care”

Lee-Anne James is a Janssen clinical research manager whose home base is Australia. That is, when she and her family aren’t donating their time to Mercy Ships to help treat people who lack access to lifesaving healthcare.

Meet 7 people who inspired us in 2022

Mobilizing to help coworkers in need. Increasing diverse representation in clinical trials. Advocating on behalf of people living with life-altering medical conditions. Learn about the extraordinary ways these trailblazers made a difference in 2022.

How Johnson & Johnson employees united to help families in need in Ukraine

Learn how a group of more than 180 employees in Poland organized to get more than 4,000 boxes of food and care items weighing 24 tons total to colleagues in their neighbor country—following a long Johnson & Johnson legacy of providing aid to people in crisis around the world.

Johnson & Johnson pledges $600,000 in disaster relief in response to the bushfire crisis in Australia

It’s just one way the company has mobilized to help the country with both emergency and recovery efforts in the wake of the large-scale fires.

12 reasons why you should give blood this summer

In honor of World Blood Donor Day, here’s a look at why the warm weather months are a crucial time to consider donating blood—and how just a few teaspoons can have a big impact on someone’s life.

Katherine Hannan: The intrepid nurse who battled the deadliest flu pandemic in history

Some 50 million people would succumb to the Spanish influenza outbreak of 1918. And this Johnson & Johnson employee went out of her way to be at the very front lines of caring for the sick.

Talent for Good: “My company let me take a month off work to volunteer”

For World NGO Day, meet four Johnson & Johnson employees who signed up for a new company pro bono program that enabled them to take a leave from work to help nonprofits in Latin America advance their missions.

Johnson & Johnson’s People of the Year: 25 stories of inspiration and innovation from 2017

From the incredible researchers who’ve dedicated their life’s work to fighting chronic diseases to those who work tirelessly to bring hope to underserved populations, we’re taking a moment to celebrate the company’s many heroes.

The gift of giving back: 3 amazing Johnson & Johnson employees who are making a difference in their communities

From acting as a “godmother” to young refugee boys in Finland to spearheading a program to provide free 3-D printed prosthetic hands to people in need throughout Asia, these employees are a force of good. For International Volunteer Day, we’re sharing their inspiring stories.