Helping our world begins with helping our communities. ASTM International is
committed to good corporate citizenship. ASTM International supports a variety of charitable causes and
maintains good relations with community leaders in the area surrounding its global headquarters and beyond.
Community and Sustainability
ASTM International is a proud supporter of many programs and activities in its communities, including
those surrounding its global headquarters near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA).
The Conshohocken and West Conshohocken fire companies keep the community safe thanks in
part to our supporting donations which allow them to buy up-to-date equipment for workers and emergency
ASTM International's support of Friends of Conshohocken Free Library support library
events for children and families. Our donations have also allowed the library to buy state-of-the-art
computer equipment which includes access to our 12,000+ technical standards.
ASTM International also supports West Conshohocken Park and Recreational programs,
ensuring members of the community have safe and friendly places to enjoy nature.
People and Health
ASTM International's employees are collectively and individually involved in charitable work in the
places where they live.
Our staff members regularly raise and donate funds to local chapters of organizations including the
American Red Cross, the American Cancer Society, the National
MS Society, and the Foundation for Breast and Prostate Health
They also support locally-based nonprofits such as For Pete's Sake Cancer Respite
Foundation and the Kelly A. Dolan Memorial Fund.
Students and STEM Education
ASTM International is committed to promoting educational opportunities for young people in Science,
Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
This includes sponsorship of The Franklin Institute - a large, hands-on science museum
in Philadelphia - and its STEM programs.
ASTM International also supports Riverbend Environmental Education Center which helps
students - including those from underprivledged backgrounds - explore nature and learn about
sustainability, a key area for ASTM International's technical committees.
Local children also enjoy recreational and educational opportunities through our support for the
West Conshohocken Summer Program and the Fellowship House of