Top 50 Corporate Giver

Biogen IDEC Inc (BIIB)

biogenidec.com

Contact:

Kathryn R. Bloom

Foundation program:

Biogen Idec Foundation
3 % of giving is through foundation

Signature program:

[none listed]


 Donations
2004 cash donations $ 8,300,000
As pct. of revenue 0.4 %
As pct. of earnings 12.9 %
Change since 2003 0 %
Change since 2002 0 %

2004 in-kind donations $ 65,000,000
As pct. of revenue 2.9 %
As pct. of earnings 101.4 %
Change since 2003 0 %
Change since 2002 0 %

Projected increase/decrease no change

 Favored Issues
  arts   education   community development   health care   international
  Arts   Edu   Comm   Health   Intl

   Other / specifics:   Tsunami relief.


 Major Objectives

To improve the quality of peoples' lives and contribute to the vitality of the communities where we operate

To promote science literacy and encourage young people to consider science careers

To support academic research and patient-care programs in areas such as multiple sclerosis and oncology