Social Impact & Community Engagement

Mom and Dad walking outside carrying their child
Mom and Dad walking outside carrying their child

Social Impact & Community Engagement

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Our commitment to “Caring for the World We Carry” conveys our dedication to the places where our business takes us. By engaging our workforce and contributing to efforts locally and across the globe, we are delivering on the desire for our communities to thrive.

Community Impact & Philanthropy

To align our business strategy and logistics expertise with impactful initiatives that make a difference across the world, our community impact mission is focused on four areas of critical need:

  • Supporting U.S. Service Members, Veterans and Their Families
  • Enabling Students to Achieve in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Learning
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Being There When Our Communities Need Us – Locally and Globally
Atlas Awards Inaugural Scholarships

The Atlas Scholarship Fund’s inaugural employee dependent scholarship program drew an impressive pool of candidates for 2022. Awarded to 10 recipients, the scholarship allots $3,000 to students from diverse backgrounds pursuing goals ranging from the entertainment to the medical fields. Administered through Scholarship America, the recipients are all dependents of Atlas’ U.S.-based employees. Learn more about our scholarship recipients.

Global Prosperity

The air cargo industry is a powerful catalyst for spurring broad economic and social progress. Atlas Air Worldwide (including Polar Air Cargo) is the third largest mover of airfreight in the world, and we are driven to be a leader in boosting the global flow of goods, people, capital, technology, ideas and social well-being.