Social Impact at PTC

At PTC, we don’t just imagine a better world – we help create it. From giving back to our communities to empowering our employees, partners, and customers, we are united by our shared purpose: To create an environment where we can all be our best. We call this: PTC for Good.

PTC’s approach to social impact

At PTC, we are committed to supporting the growth of strong, resilient communities where our employees, customers, and partners live and work. To realize this, we launched “PTC for Good” – our holistic and strategic approach to Social Impact initiatives. PTC for Good encompasses all the ways we are embedding positive change across our entire PTC ecosystem, including the PTC Foundation, to maximize our ability to be a force for good in the world.

Our social impact efforts focus on three core cause pillars:

<p>At PTC, we are committed to supporting the growth of strong, resilient communities where our employees, customers, and partners live and work. To realize this, we launched “PTC for Good” – our holistic and strategic approach to Social Impact initiatives. PTC for Good encompasses all the ways we are embedding positive change across our entire PTC ecosystem, including the PTC Foundation, to maximize our ability to be a force for good in the world. </p> <p>Our social impact efforts focus on three core cause pillars:</p>

STEM and Education

Investing in and inspiring future generations of engineers and innovators is important to PTC, which is why we invest in nonprofits and educational institutions within the space.

Community

We support organizations that impact the local communities where our employees live and work.

Environmental Sustainability

We partner with organizations and prioritize practical solutions and positive actions toward protecting our planet, including supporting research, education, and innovation.

Our social impact initiatives

Our social impact initiatives come to life in various ways:

Global employee engagement and community involvement programs

Local grassroots efforts like Week of Caring and partnerships with community nonprofits

A global volunteer policy that includes two paid days per year to give back to the community

An employee donation matching program that allows up to $250 match for eligible donations to nonprofits

The PTC Foundation is enabling communities to embrace technology through grants and empowers employees to positively impact their communities

The PTC Education program offers free and discounted software, original curriculum materials, online courses, and more

FY23 Impact Report

Our 2023 Impact Report shares our initiatives, progress, and work we’re doing to address the challenges we as a global community face.

Highlighted in the report is our Power to Create purpose, our values, and the many ways our employees are making a difference in our communities. Our social impact work is both varied and impactful and includes philanthropic grants, employee volunteer efforts, support of STEM education, and employee-led programs, like our annual Week of Caring.

Read the Report

Social impact in action

At PTC, we don’t just imagine a better world, we create it. Read how our organization, employees, and technologies are putting vision into action.

CSR report 2020-2021

Dive deeper on PTC’s purpose, innovation, and community support.

Dive deeper on PTC’s purpose, innovation, and community support.

December 2022 information

Click here to read December 2022 updates on our sustainability practices, the SASB Index, and the 2021 Employer Information Report.

Click here to read December 2022 updates on our sustainability practices, the SASB Index, and the 2021 Employer Information Report.

PTC for Good: How our ERGs give back

Each ERG and Global Ambassador Group were given $5,000 to donate to a nonprofit that matters to them.

Each ERG and Global Ambassador Group were given $5,000 to donate to a nonprofit that matters to them.

Supporting STEM education

Learn how PTC’s Onshape is making STEM education accessible to all students and educators.

Learn how PTC’s Onshape is making STEM education accessible to all students and educators.

PTC supplier sustainability policy

Sustainability is a critical part of PTC’s business operations. Employees and suppliers are expected to behave ethically and responsibly.

Sustainability is a critical part of PTC’s business operations. Employees and suppliers are expected to behave ethically and responsibly.

PTC health and safety policy

PTC is committed to protecting the health and safety of our employees, customers, and communities we operate in.

PTC is committed to protecting the health and safety of our employees, customers, and communities we operate in.

A year of giving back with the PTC Foundation

Read how the PTC Foundation is bringing its mission of “creating a better reality” to life through community involvement and employee engagement.

Read how the PTC Foundation is bringing its mission of “creating a better reality” to life through community involvement and employee engagement.

Green at PTC

Learn more about our Green at PTC employee champion network and how they're working to inspire small changes every day.

Learn more about our Green at PTC employee champion network and how they're working to inspire small changes every day.