Labor and Economic Opportunity
Bosch is a leading global supplier of technology and services that employs roughly 410,000 associates worldwide. The company believes in and builds on the legacy of its founder Robert Bosch. Through community service, Bosch associates strive to enhance the community in which they live, work and learn. Emphasis is placed on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) as well as creating a sustainable environment for the future. This is accomplished through various Bosch-sponsored programs and partnerships in Michigan such as FIRST® robotics, Friends of the Rouge, Habitat for Humanity, SAE’s A World In Motion, Students at Bosch, and an annual United Way for Southeastern Michigan campaign. Bosch associates utilize paid volunteer time off to help students explore opportunities in STEM-related field through tours, hands-on activities, mentoring, and engagement with engineers. The Bosch Community Fund, the corporate foundation in North America, has awarded more than $24 million in grants to various organizations and educational institutions, since 2011. In addition to being passionate about developing future leaders in STEM, Bosch has received many awards for stewardship of the environment, excellence in recycling and being a clean corporate citizen.