We are Hands On!

Our annual Hands On! service program is a purpose-driven way we give back as part of our year-round commitment to local communities and organizations. Having volunteered more than 32,000+ hours to support youth associations and community service efforts, we will continue to expand Hands On! to support more underserved communities. We are passionate about making a positive impact and inspiring others to make a difference.

Hands On! At a Glance

Historically, have been ranked fastest growing among top U.S. pharmaceutical companies*

10 yrs

Community Service

1300+ Employees Worldwide


Employee Participants

52,000 Employee Volunteer Hours


Volunteer hours

422+ Projects



Proud to Give Back!

Sunovion is honored to receive the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award and Corporate Leadership Award from United Way of Tri-County (UWOTC), for our positive impact in community service while fostering a culture of CSR. This award reinforces our ongoing commitment to support local and regional communities.
Sunovion employees engaged in community service for the Hands On! event and working together.

Supporting STEM &
Youth Education

Providing Positive Influences in STEM
At Sunovion, we believe positive influences matter. We are committed to inspirethe next generation of innovators who will lead the way to a healthier world. Watch our award-winning video to meet Chris, Liz and Tania.*

*These characters are fictional composites and not intended to portray real employees.

Deepening Neuroscience Education, Inspiring Career Paths

The Advanced Math & Science Academy Charter School (AMSA) and Sunovion partner on a program to help students understand Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) life science career paths within a pharmaceutical company, gain professional skillsets and foster a deeper knowledge of neuroscience. More than 400 students have participated, including 16 AMSA seniors and juniors coached by Sunovion’s team for their peer teaching roles to deliver neuroscience content to seventh grade AMSA students between 2019 and 2022.

Proud Partner of the Boston Red Sox

Sunovion is a proud partner of the Boston Red Sox and Charitable Champion for the Red Sox Foundation. Sunovion’s focus on building stronger communities is well aligned with the mission of the Red Sox Foundation to make a difference in the lives of children, veterans, families and communities throughout New England by improving their health, educational and recreational opportunities. Teaming up on core areas allows us to make a greater positive impact together.
Sunovion employees rooting for the Boston Red Sox from Fenway Park bleachers.

Advancing Girls in STEM

Our focus on STEM education includes a commitment to encourage girls to consider life sciences career paths, gain mentorship and education and to support key programs. This has included work with various organizations, including Girls Inc.

A little girl focused on using a handheld compass.

Helping Students and Schools

From community programs to support schools and STEM programs to help students, and bringing our own children to work, Sunovion employees are committed to helping to advance the next generation of girls and boys, including in partnership with Boys & Girls Club.

Children reading and writing in a classroom at the Boys and Girls Club.