Dow Corning Healthcare Industries Materials Site
and the Community
Support for community and educational initiatives
Sustainability and support for the communities in which we operate are
important parts of Dow Corning’s philanthropic efforts. Dow Corning
HIMS contributes thousands of dollars each year to a variety of community
Where we focus our giving
Other ways we demonstrate our support
HIMS awards scholarships for math, science and the skilled trades to
Saginaw County high school seniors. Contact your high school guidance counselor
for more information.
HIMS and the Hemlock Semiconductor Group award scholarship opportunities
for educational summer camps at Michigan Technological University.
HIMS provides students with valuable work experience through our
student employment program like cooperative student positions and
HIMS and Hemlock Semiconductor partnered with the Hemlock Public Schools in
1984, developing the “Hemlock Partnership for Education.” This active
partnership continues to be a model in the state of Michigan.
Volunteering in the community
In addition to contributing financially
to support important efforts in our local
community, Dow Corning HIMS employees
also give generously of their time and talents.
Some of the efforts they’ve volunteered for are:
Community leadership/board positions
Local beautification/cleanup projects
(Adopt a Road)
Educational outreach in STEM subjects
Community improvement projects
(adopt a garden at the Saginaw