Visa: Strengthening Communities

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Visa: Strengthening Communities

Our commitment to being a good global citizen through our initiatives to empower consumers, give back to our local communities and respond in times of need

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Visa Responds to Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut
Visa and the Visa Foundation today announced a commitment to help the people impacted by Hurricane Florence in the United States and Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines. In response to these events, Visa is taking several actions to support relief efforts, including: The Visa Foundation is donating $250,000 to the American Red Cross to support the response to Hurricane Florence and...
Sep 20, 2018 11:45 AM ET
Visa Makes Commitment to Universal Postal Union to Increase Financial Services for Underserved Communities
Visa has made a three-year financial commitment to help the Universal Postal Union, which is the primary forum for cooperation in the global postal system, advance financial inclusion through its new Financial Inclusion Technical Assistance Facility. Of the world’s 661,000 post offices, 91 percent offer some form of financial services, and the UPU aims to increase the number of payment...
Oct 27, 2017 12:00 PM ET
Visa Launches Online Tool to Help Connect Families to Essential Supplies in Wake of Disasters
At Visa, we are committed to doing our part to get those affected by disasters back on their feet as quickly as possible. That’s why we have created the Hurricane Area Store Locator to help those impacted identify open businesses in affected areas providing necessities such as groceries, gas, hardware or lodging. By visiting...
Sep 21, 2017 9:30 AM ET
Visa Responds to Hurricane Harvey in Texas
At Visa, our thoughts are with everyone impacted by the devastation of Hurricane Harvey. Today, we are announcing our commitment to support immediate relief and recovery efforts in Texas. Visa will make a $250,000 donation to the ...
Aug 29, 2017 12:30 PM ET
Visa Supports Famine Response Initiative
In response to the major humanitarian crisis continuing to unfold in Africa, eight leading U.S.-based international relief organizations have joined together for the first time for “America Takes Action,” a campaign to raise awareness and funds among U.S. consumers to support emergency response efforts. Visa, in conjunction with our clients, will be supporting this initiative by waiving fees...
Jul 13, 2017 9:05 AM ET