At Genentech, we are compelled to give back and make meaningful contributions to society. We believe that philanthropy fuels change, mentoring makes a difference and many sets of hands are better than one. Through ongoing, incremental acts of kindness, we can achieve great outcomes for our communities and our patients.
Gary Stewart and his family allowed us to join them on their trip to Disneyworld, where they shared their story and their experiences with the Dream Foundation.
Michelle Aguayo works to help patients get the medicines they need, regardless of their ability to pay.
Gene Academy pairs elementary school kids in South San Francisco public schools with volunteer mentors at Genentech to learn science, math, reading, and more.
Metastatic breast cancer (mBC) affects people of all ages and backgrounds. Genentech raises awareness about this disease and everyone it affects with videos and stories from this resilient community.
Discover the connection between DNA and one very bad piece of cheese.
Scientists know that the work they’re doing has a profound impact on people’s lives. In this video they talk about increasing the rate of success by turning failures into learning opportunities.
Our newest and greenest building, Building 35, brings together our commitment to sustainability and our people.
Our employee commuting program has saved 100 M driving miles since it's inception in late 2006.
As part of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) California Best Buildings Challenge, we've committed to reduce energy, water and waste by 20% in 2 years at select buildings at our main campus.
In 2012, the Genentech Gives Back program served 115 non-profits and received $200K in donations
Genentech Access Solutions patients get the help they need to manage the challenges that come with care. These are some of their stories.
Ask a hundred people with cancer what “quality of care” means to them and you’ll likely get a hundred different answers. Here are a few ways we think about quality of care.
We received 100 points on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's 2012 Corporate Equality Index (CEI)!
Eastside Prep offers East Palo Alto students the opportunity to develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence to pursue a college education.
We help the Dream Foundation make dreams come true for adults facing life-threatening illness.
We reached our 2014 sustainability goals, but we're not stopping there. Learn more about what we're working on for 2020!
In 2013, Genentech Gives Back Week kicked it up a notch, with thousands of employees online and in the community volunteering and fundraising for charity.
Who said science can’t be fun? Learn about maximum parsimony by playing a digital game that inspires the citizen scientist in all of us.
Genentech scientists discovered a cancer paradox. How can blocking the same pathway have the opposite effect in two different types of cells?
In an effort to increase sustainability practices on our SSF campus, we've joined the US Green Buildings Challenge.
Genentech is committed to ensuring price is not a barrier to access for patients. Learn about our programs.
Children deserve safe and effective medicines developed specifically for them.