Top 50 Corporate Giver

Mattell, Inc. (MAT)


Deidre Lind

Foundation program:

Mattel Children's Foundation
 % of giving is through foundation

Signature program:

Mattel Children's Foundation Global Signature Partners Program
The Mattel Children's Foundation Global Signature Partners Program is designed to enable the Foundation to partner with reputable charitable organizations that serve children in need and have a proven record of effective programs. Through this program, the Foundation intends to broaden its impact nationally and globally by focusing resources to enhance organizations that already serve thousands of children in need.

In 2005, the Mattel Children's Foundation Global Signature Partners are:
·Special Olympics
·Save the Children
·National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI)
·Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA
·Children Affected by AIDS Foundation (CAAF)

2004 cash donations $ 8,000,000
As pct. of revenue 0.2 %
As pct. of earnings 1.1 %
Change since 2003 5.3 %
Change since 2002 0 %

2004 in-kind donations $ 15,000,000
As pct. of revenue 0.3 %
As pct. of earnings 2.2 %
Change since 2003 87.5 %
Change since 2002 2900 %

Projected increase/decrease no change

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

   Other / specifics:   Youth -- particularly targeting children in need globally

 Major Objectives

Mattel's Global Philanthropic Vision is to "Make a meaningful difference, one child at a time." We intend to enact this vision by directing our resources, including financial, product and employee volunteers, to impact children in need worldwide and in particular, in support of programs that address:
·Learning - Increasing access to education and promoting literacy worldwide.
·Health - Supporting the health and wellbeing of children in need.
·Girls Empowerment - Promoting self esteem in girls around the world.
·Joy - Bringing joy to children globally.