BIC's Commitment to Education
BIC and its team members are part of the global effort to improve learning conditions for students worldwide. The company is proudly contributing to "ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning," one of the 17 sustainable development goals defined by the United Nations in September 2015.
BIC fulfills these commitments year-round through three types of action:
SUPPLYING GRANTS AND PRODUCT DONATIONS
VOLUNTEERING IN OUR
Discover more about some of our specific initiatives to support education!
BIC Global Education Week
During BIC Global Education Week, team members mobilize to improve learning conditions worldwide through volunteer activities. In addition to empowering youth through education, BIC Global Education Week works toward our goal of improving learning conditions for 250 million children globally by 2025.
BIC Cristal Pen Awards for Education
Launched in 2020 as an extension of the annual BIC Global Education Week, the BIC Cristal Pen Awards celebrate exceptional teachers who are bringing joy to the hearts of children every day by inspiring and preparing the next generation to thrive.
The BIC Corporate Foundation
Born of BIC's desire to promote and structure its philanthropic approach, the BIC Corporate Foundation supports inspiring and innovative projects focused on providing quality education for all.
Global Partnership with Enactus
Enactus is the world’s largest experiential learning platform. Its mission is to engage the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders to use innovation and business principles to create a better, more sustainable world.
BIC-Cause We Care Community
The BIC-Cause We Care Community is a virtual gathering place for anyone in the U.S. who has a passion for improving the learning conditions for students, worldwide – which is more important now than ever.