Support of educational, cultural and humanitarian causes, etc.
August 26, 2015

Accenture Expands Benefits for Working Parents in the United States and Canada

NEW YORK; Aug. 26, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today that it is expanding its programs available to working parents in the U.S. and Canada. This is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to providing attractive career opportunities for its people at all stages of their livesThe new programs include:  
August 26, 2015

Accenture Helps BUILD Develop Growth Strategies and Tools for Youth Entrepreneurship Program Expansion

ARLINGTON, Va.; August 26, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in a 2015 consulting engagement helped BUILD, a nonprofit organization, develop a framework to broaden its impact and scale nationally. BUILD is dedicated to proving the power of experiential learning through entrepreneurship in under-resourced communities. 
August 13, 2015

Accenture in the Philippines Doubles Paid Maternity Leave to 120 Days

PHILIPPINES; August 13, 2015 – Accenture in the Philippines has increased its maternity leave benefit to 120 calendar days of paid leave, from the statutory requirement of 60 days for normal delivery.
August 04, 2015

Accenture Delivers IT Framework for National September 11 Memorial & Museum

ARLINGTON, Va.; August 4, 2015 – Visitors to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York City can enjoy a rich digital experience as they honor the heroes and remember the victims of that day, thanks to the Memorial & Museum’s state-of-the-art IT infrastructure, delivered by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 27, 2015

Accenture Provides US$1.6 Million to University of Notre Dame to Help Thousands in South Africa and Uganda Access Employment

NOTRE DAME, INDIANA; July 27, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is providing US$1.6 million to the University of Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development (NDIGD) to expand the Connectivity, Electricity and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) project – a joint initiative developed by Accenture and the university to increase the livelihoods of individuals living in rural Africa.
June 10, 2015

Accenture Makes US$3.3 Million Grant to Plan International to Help Thousands of Latin American Youth Find Jobs

RECIFE, BRAZIL; June 10, 2015 – Accenture and the Accenture Foundations (NYSE: ACN) have made a US$3.3 million grant to Plan International to help the nonprofit provide skills training to 4,000 disadvantaged youth in Brazil, Colombia and El Salvador through its Youth Employment Solutions program.

June 10, 2015

Accenture Makes US$6 Million Contribution to Help Thousands of Mediterranean Youth Find Jobs

MADRID; June 10, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Accenture Foundations have made a US$6 million contribution to Education for Employment (EFE) to help launch its Training for the Future program by delivering online and classroom-based skills training to more than 25,000 disadvantaged youth in Morocco, Spain and Tunisia.
 
May 05, 2015

Accenture India Increases Paid Maternity Leave to 22 Weeks

BANGALORE; May 5, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has increased maternity-leave benefits for its full-time and part-time women employees in India to 22 weeks of paid leave, up significantly from the current statutory requirement of 12 weeks.
 
April 27, 2015

Accenture and Entreculturas Equip 95,000 Youth across Latin America with Workplace Skills

MADRID; April 27, 2015 – For the last four years Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Fundación Entreculturas have been partnering on a program that has equipped 95,000 disadvantaged youth across 10 Latin American countries with market-relevant skills to help them secure jobs. 
 
April 24, 2015

Accenture Ranks 15th on DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity®

NEW YORK; April 24, 2015 – Accenture has been named a 2015 DiversityInc Top 50 Company for Diversity for the ninth year, marking the company’s fourth consecutive year in the Top 15.