Top 50 Corporate Giver

MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV)


Kathryn A. Strawn

Foundation program:

MeadWestvaco Foundation
0 % of giving is through foundation

Signature program:

[none listed]

2004 cash donations $ 5,900,000
As pct. of revenue 0.1 %
As pct. of earnings 0 %
Change since 2003 14.6 %
Change since 2002 0 %

2004 in-kind donations $ 1,600,000
As pct. of revenue 0 %
As pct. of earnings 0 %
Change since 2003 150 %
Change since 2002 0 %

Projected increase/decrease decrease

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

   Other / specifics:   Specific priorities differ based upon local needs. Priorities for contributions in small and/or rural communities.
Economy, regulation and environmental and forest stewardship.

 Major Objectives

Create value for employees, shareholders and the communities where MeadWestvaco operates

Support and enhance MeadWestvaco's strategic goals and initiatives

Be recognized as a good citizen in the communities where MeadWestvaco people live and work

Enhance MeadWestvaco's corporate, division and operating location image and reputation with key stakeholders

Support MeadWestvaco's ability to attract and retain high potential, high performing employees

Support organizations, programs and projects beyond local operating communities that complement the company's business goals and enhance the company's leadership in designated fields

Encourage employee volunteer leadership and involvement