Social Responsibility

Building Pride. Joining Forces to Support Those Who Save Lives


Through its network of volunteers, donors and partners, The American Red Cross is always there in times of need, turning compassion into action. Their humanitarian work helps prevent and alleviate suffering, in the US and around the world.

Red Cross volunteers and staff work to deliver vital services – from providing relief, shelter and support to those in crisis, to training individuals and teams to be prepared to respond in emergencies.

Stanley Black & Decker Contributes Up To $125,000 for Hurricane Harvey Relief and Rebuilding Efforts

NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As the images and stories of the devastation caused in Texas by Hurricane Harvey continue to mount, Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced a commitment of up to $125,000 for immediate disaster relief. The company will donate $50,000 to the American Red Cross and $25,000 to the Houston ToolBank, as well as double its Employee Matching Gifts program (matching employee gifts $2 for every $1 raised) to encourage its employees to quickly generate an additional $50,000.

Helping Automakers Meet the Challenge of Lightweighting Vehicles

For years, automakers have been pursuing ways to take weight out of the vehicle—seeking lower emissions and higher mileage without sacrificing safety, reliability or the joy of driving. STANLEY Engineered Fastening remains at the forefront of delivering collaborative, innovative solutions to joining and securing lightweight materials and systems—while incorporating the benefits of our ECOSMART™ thinking. We are involved from the outset, years before the vehicle hits the road.