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    The pharmaceutical company has a “triple bottom line” culture that empowers employees to give back, says Genevieve Jean-Bart Fadayomi, senior manager of U.S. corporate giving and social impact. It recently launched a competition that gives workers $10,000 to support their chosen nonprofit. One of this year’s five winners used that money to support a mobile pantry in Flint, Mich., that provides vitamin-rich food to combat the effects of lead poisoning. Read the Great Place to Work review here.

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    Company Info

    Industry
    Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals
    Sector-
    Year founded1,982
    HQ location
    Plainsboro, N.J.
    Type of org
    Public
    # of work sites
    12
    U.S. employees
    5,250
    Global employees
    45,250
    Web addresswww.novonordisk-us.com

    Philanthropy

    Total company donations$13,800,000
    Offers paid time off for volunteering
    yes
    Max PTO for volunteering
    80
    Company matches employee contribution
    yes
    Total amount matched (past 12 mo)$55,000
    Avg match/employee$10.5