Synchrony Tops PEOPLE's "Companies That Care" List for Financial Services Companies
"Synchrony was founded on a belief and value system that focuses on caring, bold actions and passion. At the start of the pandemic, our leadership team jumped into action to ensure that our employees, customers and communities were supported as they navigated a time of unprecedented uncertainty," said DJ Casto, Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Synchrony. "We are humbled by PEOPLE's recognition as one of the top companies supporting employees and their communities during COVID-19 and will continue to lead with a focus on a culture of caring both now and in the future."
Amid the evolving health crisis, Synchrony prioritizes employees, customers and community, making strategic investments to keep them safe, secure and well.
The company offers mental health support and resources, encourages use of flexible time off for all employees, and launched a virtual summer camp for thousands of Synchrony children. This fall, Synchrony will extend the successful summer camp experience fall as part of a nationwide afterschool tutoring and enrichment program to support Synchrony parents and their children.
Through a grassroots initiative called Gear Up, Synchrony and the
The company has also offered its 140,000 small- to medium-sized sewing business partners a statement credit for purchasing materials to produce protective masks, gowns and gloves and donating their homemade PPE locally. The company and the
Synchrony has deepened its partnerships with national non-profits by committing
To identify the "50 Companies That Care," PEOPLE partnered with
Synchrony, along with the 49 other companies that made the list, will be featured in the
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