We help create jobs, grow the global economy and move money for better.
At Western Union, we believe this is the true meaning of responsibility.



We are pleased to share highlights of our progress through this report.

Download Report

Number of times on average, we moved money for better in 2013

Amount, in remittances, migrants sent to developing countries in 2013

Worldwide who donated to the Western Union Foundation in 2013

Western Union Social Ventures

Our goal is to create economic opportunities and help people and communities grow

  • Operations & Governance
  • Environmental Conservation
  • Employee Engagement
  • Innovation & Customer Experience
  • Consumer Protection & Compliance
  • Privacy & Data Security
  • Shared Value Products
  • Global Economic Growth
  • Financial Inclusion
  • Philanthropy
  • Cause Marketing
  • Volunteering

At Western Union, we stand up for our customers and strive to create a better world where economic opportunity is not just a privilege for the few but a right for all. Our Social Ventures create growth and opportunity through products and services that deliver shared value; responsible governance and operations that reflect our belief in corporate responsibility; and a longstanding commitment to helping communities grow stronger together.


Education for Better

Launched in 2012, Education for Better is Western Union’s three-year commitment to help meet global education goals.

Learn More >>

The Western Union Foundation

The Western Union Foundation supports global education and disaster relief efforts as pathways toward a better economic future.

Learn More >>