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Helping Employees Give Back

We are incredibly proud of how passionate our employees are about their communities. Their leadership and active engagement have inspired us as a company to help them contribute on an even greater scale. We offer a variety of programs to help make this happen.

Matching Gifts

To help our employees support educational, and arts and culture nonprofits, we match donations dollar for dollar to double the impact of our staff’s generosity.

Volunteer Incentives

Volunteer Incentive Program (VIP)

We help employees supplement the time and talent they give to an organization by offering them the opportunity to request a direct grant to any charity or school where they volunteer at least 10 hours.

Grant Programs

Challenge Grants

Every year, our companies organize support campaigns for a selection of health and human services organizations. Employees passionate about these causes have the opportunity to participate in fundraising events and activities and earn matching donations for the organization from the Sempra Energy Foundation.


Giving Network

The Sempra Employee Giving Network is run by and for the employees of Sempra Energy. This program offers an easy way to make direct contributions to any nonprofit through payroll holdings.



$8.7 million

contributed by employees via payroll deduction to over 1,300 charities in  the last five years

4 million

meals donated to underserved families through the one-day #GivingTuesday hunger relief campaign in the last four years


of employee contributions are distributed to charities.

Pedal the Cause
In 2018, employees volunteered over 500 hours and raised more than $195,000 to support cancer research with Pedal the Cause.
Coastal Cleanup San Diego Bailey Team
In San Diego, our Environmental All Stars volunteer their time and energy to help protect the environment in the local community.