Helping our communities

April 21, 2021


Investing in a regenerative and sustainable future: Cisco Foundation adds new focus on climate solutions

3 min read

The Cisco Foundation is committing $100 million over ten years to fund nonprofit grants and impact investing in climate solutions. Learn more from Cisco's SVP of Corporate Affairs, Tae Yoo.

A sweet year: The BUZZ around the Cisco beehives in RTP

3 min read

Last year, we installed Cisco beehives near our Research Triangle Park campus, in partnership with Bee Downtown and the RTP Foundation.

Initiatives to enable progress: Taking action during a global pandemic

5 min read

Cisco employees continue to seek ways to make an impact. As we move on to an inclusive recovery, we take a look back at Cisco's pandemic response.

Using AI for good: Identifying and locating survivors of human trafficking

4 min read

This blog post comes from Emily Kennedy, co-founder of Marinus Analytics, a startup that identifies victims of sex trafficking based on online movements.

Connecting in a time of crisis: Cisco’s response to COVID-19

5 min read

Cisco's response to COVID-19 includes enabling the world’s networks to handle the sudden work-from-home surge, and providing collaboration tools that keep us connected.

Stepping in together to help the children of Lebanon

3 min read

Cisco engineer, Maha Akkari, shares her story of a 1,000-pair shoe donation that evolved into a nationwide 52,000-pair shoe distribution – in only a year!

One entrepreneur’s search for a BrightSign leads to a life-changing invention

4 min read

This blog post comes from Hadeel Ayoub, the Founder and CEO of BrightSign and the inventor of a smart glove that assists people with hearing impairments.

Choose to challenge: How investing in women strengthens families and communities

6 min read

This year's theme for International Women's Day is "choose to challenge," which encourages every one of us to call out gender bias and inequality.