To date, MetLife and MetLife Foundation have collectively contributed over $250 million of relief to help people cope with COVID-19, between premium credits and direct contributions. This includes MetLife Foundation’s over $27 million contribution to COVID-19 relief and recovery, including direct cash assistance in the form of help with rent or bills, debt or savings, and food or basic needs, as well as financial coaching and counseling. Read more about our support for COVID-19 relief.
MetLife Foundation donated $1.6 million to help Bangladesh, India and Nepal manage the surge in COVID-19 cases across South Asia, with record case numbers resembling those experienced in the U.S. and Europe in 2020.
Fundación MetLife Mexico donated approximately $867,000 to help communities respond to and recover from COVID-19. The funds supported six organizations in 13 states. This included eight hospitals and sanitary infrastructure at public schools located in low-income communities, benefiting 95,300 people.