Helping Our Community and the World
Helping our world begins with helping our communities. ASTM International is committed to good corporate citizenship. ASTM International supports a variety of charitable causes and maintains good relations with community leaders in the area surrounding its global headquarters and beyond.
Our Areas of Support and Charitable Causes
Community and Sustainability
ASTM International is a proud supporter of many programs and activities in its communities, including those surrounding its global headquarters near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA).
The Conshohocken and West Conshohocken fire companies keep the community safe thanks in part to our supporting donations which allow them to buy up-to-date equipment for workers and emergency vehicles.
ASTM International's support of Friends of Conshohocken Free Library support library events for children and families. Our donations have also allowed the library to buy state-of-the-art computer equipment which includes access to our 12,000+ technical standards.
ASTM International also supports West Conshohocken Park and Recreational programs, ensuring members of the community have safe and friendly places to enjoy nature.
People and Health
ASTM International's employees are collectively and individually involved in charitable work in the places where they live.
Our staff members regularly raise and donate funds to local chapters of organizations including the American Red Cross, the American Cancer Society, the National MS Society, and the Foundation for Breast and Prostate Health
They also support locally-based nonprofits such as For Pete's Sake Cancer Respite Foundation and the Kelly A. Dolan Memorial Fund.
Students and STEM Education
ASTM International is committed to promoting educational opportunities for young people in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
This includes sponsorship of The Franklin Institute - a large, hands-on science museum in Philadelphia - and its STEM programs.
ASTM International also supports Riverbend Environmental Education Center which helps students - including those from underprivledged backgrounds - explore nature and learn about sustainability, a key area for ASTM International's technical committees.
Local children also enjoy recreational and educational opportunities through our support for the West Conshohocken Summer Program and the Fellowship House of Conshohocken.
Recent Community Outreach News
- ASTM International Continues Support of Conshohocken Free Library
- ASTM International Continues Sponsorship of Riverbend Programs and Field Trips
- ASTM International Provides Trips for 250 Philadelphia Students to Local Manufacturers on Manufacturing Day
- ASTM International Donates Funds to Washington Fire Company of Conshohocken for New Breathing-Air Fill System