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Corporate Social Responsibility

HarperCollins has been entertaining, educating, and inspiring generations of readers for 200 years. We seek to make a positive impact by promoting education and literacy, supporting our authors and their freedom of expression, and helping our local communities. We are also proud to support the causes our employees care about through a matching donation program.

Check back often for updates on how HarperCollins will continue to give back in its two hundredth year.

Learn more about our philanthropic focus:


Education & Literacy

HarperCollins Gives Back | Education and Literacy

As publishers, we have a deep love of the written word and a true belief in the ability of books to transport and transform. As such, HarperCollins supports a number of nonprofit organizations and initiatives committed to promoting literacy.



HarperCollins Gives Back | Authors

Authors and their work are at the center of everything we do. The company sponsors numerous organizations that support our authors, with the aim of industry growth and sustainability. We also strive to recognize those who are doing great things to support learning, reading, and writing.



HarperCollins Gives Back | Community

HarperCollins supports local communities through volunteer efforts and book donations and local charitable organizations through innumerable activities. Each year, we donate tens of thousands of books to an expansive list of organizations. Local charities and organizations whose missions align with each of our individual businesses also receive support from us.



HarperCollins Gives Back | Environment

HarperCollins Publishers is committed to policies and practices that reduce our environmental impact. Learn more about our rigorous paper procurement policy, aggressive recycling practices, HarperGreen employee initiatives, and more.