Far beyond excellence in mining activity, Vale seeks to leave a
positive legacy for future generations.
Vale Foundation is a partner of the company in its mission to “transform natural resources into prosperity and
With 50 years of existence, Vale Foundation seeks to leave a positive legacy in our territories, leveraging the
opportunities provided by the economic growth generated by mining activities and enable corporate social
We work on seven fronts
Vale Foundation carries out voluntary social projects in the areas of health, education, job and income
generation, besides culture, sports and social protection, according to local demands and in partnership with
recognized institutions that are experienced in these themes.
We are present in the major regions where Vale operates in
Some of our major
Key achievements in 2018
entrepreneurs and their families were impacted by Work and Income Generation projects and programs
health professionals were formed in 2018 through health projects and programs
educators were formed in 2018 through education projects and programs
Get to know the Vale´s 2018 Sustainability Report and find out more about our environmental initiatives.
Across the world
In Vale units outside Brazil, International Vale Foundations are created, always respecting the particularities
and culture of each region. From Vale Foundation methodology, we have already been implemented Foundations in
Mozambique, Oman and New Caledonia.