Community engagement

Working with communities

We seek to deliver sustainable economic growth, social development and environmental protection, so that actions today might enable future generations to meet their needs.

Corporate citizenship

Managing impacts to local communities

Simply stated, the term “socioeconomic” refers to the collective social and economic effects that our activities can have on the people and communities where we work. We are sensitive to balancing local communities’ concerns with the desire for economic development. Our activities produce direct and indirect benefits to communities wherever we do business — an essential way is through the development of a globally competitive local workforce and local supply chain.

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Preparation is key At ExxonMobil, hurricane preparedness goes on well beyond hurricane season. It’s an ongoing process designed to keep employees and communities safe and protect operations at Gulf Coast refineries and offshore platforms.

Community Energy Factor ? Sept. 27, 2019

ExxonMobil contributes $350,000 to Imelda Relief in Beaumont, Greater Houston IRVING, Texas –  Exxon Mobil Corporation said today that it will donate $350,000 to United Way and the American Red Cross to support local flooding relief assistance associated with tropical storm Imelda in the Beaumont and greater Houston areas in Texas.

Newsroom News ? Sept. 26, 2019

Guyana's energy to grow Opportunity is growing in Guyana, driven by recent action offshore. A number of oil and gas discoveries have set the stage for transformative economic development, and local businesses are seeing unprecedented opportunities emerge. So too are today’s workers and university students, as they consider new career pathways that lay ahead.

Community engagement Energy Factor ? Aug. 21, 2019

Ninja Nate: Engineer on a mission This article was originally published in 2016. Nate Burkhalter is competing once again on “American Ninja Warrior” and has made it to the 2019 national finals.

Community Energy Factor ? Aug. 16, 2019

Fostering roots and growth in Guyana Nestled on the northern coast of South America, Guyana is home to a vibrant ecosystem. Among other wonders, it boasts the world’s largest single-drop waterfall and millions of acres of pristine rainforest teeming with unique flora and fauna, like the recently discovered blue tarantula.

Community engagement Energy Factor ? June 20, 2019