Community Programs

Colgate-Palmolive’s support of community programs helps make the world a healthier, happier place to live.

  • All Community Programs
  • Global
  • North America

Bright Smiles, Bright Futures

Global

Reaching more than half a billion children around the world with oral health education, we are bringing education and smiles to children in need. Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® reaches children around the world with free dental screenings and oral health education.

Oral Health Month

Global

Colgate has been celebrating Oral Health Month since 2012, always focusing on creating awareness of proper oral health habits to promote healthy smiles among communities nationwide.

 

 

Palmolive Clean Hands, Good Health

South Pacific

“Clean Hands, Good Health” program launched in the South Pacific region to promote handwashing in partnership with Bright Smiles, Bright Futures. “Clean Hands, Good Health” works to encourage children to wash their hands by providing handwashing educational resources.

Protex Handwashing Day

Global

Colgate-Palmolive is working with public health officials, local schools and clinics to educate millions of children and their families about the health benefits of handwashing with soap.

Colgate Women's Games

United States

The Colgate Women’s Games is the nation’s largest amateur track series for girls and young women. For 40 years, this organized track program has helped girls and young women develop self-esteem, value teamwork and discover the importance of education.

Give Kids a Smile

United States

Colgate-Palmolive is delighted to partner with the American Dental Association to provide education along with preventative and restorative care to low-income children who do not have access to dental care.

 

 

Start with A Smile - Black History Month promotion with Children’s Health Fund

United States

The Start with a Smile campaign encouraged users to tweet or Instagram a photo of a happy, healthy child in their life hashtagged: #StartWithASmile. Colgate-Palmolive donated $1 to Children's Health Fund for each smiling photo. The promotion was tied to Black History Month in extensive social media outreach.