Dave Ricks Shares His Lilly Global Day of Service Story

September 28 marks the 10th anniversary of Lilly Global Day of Service – with thousands of employees in more than 65 countries volunteering in their local communities.

This year is Dave Ricks’ first Global Day of Service as Chairman and CEO of the company. We asked Dave to reflect on the past 10 years and to answer a question: If his “shirt could talk, what would it say?” Watch to find out – and learn more about the Global Day of Service origin story as well.

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David A. Ricks Chairman and CEO, Lilly

“Diversity and inclusion is a business imperative at Lilly. We must better understand our changing and rapidly diversifying health-care marketplace, and first-hand experience is the best way to start. We must look like our global communities so that we understand our customers' many, diverse needs."

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David A. Ricks Chairman and CEO, Lilly

"We’re trying to change the frontiers of what’s possible in medicine. Our vision is to change patients’ expectations – to provide a new sense of hope for people suffering from some of the world’s most debilitating diseases."