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|Annual Stockholder Meeting Notice|
Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Kimberly-Clark Annual Stockholder Meeting to be Held on April 29, 2021
Under Securities and Exchange Commission rules, you are receiving this notice that the proxy materials for the annual stockholders’ meeting are available on the Internet. Follow the instructions below to view the materials and vote online or request a copy. The items to be voted on and location of the annual meeting are on the reverse side. Your vote is important!
This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. The proxy statement and annual report to stockholders are available at:
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|Step 5:||Vote your shares.|
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|Obtaining a Copy of the Proxy Materials - If you want to receive a copy of the proxy materials, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. Please make your request as instructed on the reverse side on or before April 19, 2021 to facilitate timely delivery.|
|Annual Stockholder Meeting Notice|
The 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Kimberly-Clark Corporation will be held on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 9:00am CT, virtually via the internet at www.meetingcenter.io/277152589. The password for this meeting is —KMB2021.
Proposals to be voted on at the meeting are listed below along with the recommendations of the Board of Directors.
Proposals - The Board of Directors recommends a vote FOR the listed nominees (terms to expire at 2022 Annual Stockholder Meeting), FOR Proposals 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, and AGAINST Proposal 7.
|1.||Election of Directors:|
|01 - John W. Culver||02 - Robert W. Decherd|
|03 - Michael D. Hsu||04 - Mae C. Jemison, M.D.|
|05 - S. Todd Maclin||06 - Sherilyn S. McCoy|
|07 - Christa S. Quarles||08 - Ian C. Read|
|09 - Dunia A. Shive||10 - Mark T. Smucker|
|11 - Michael D. White|
|2.||Ratification of Auditor|
Advisory Vote to Approve Named Executive Officer Compensation
|4.||Approval of 2021 Equity Participation Plan|
|5.||Approval of 2021 Outside Directors’ Compensation Plan|
|6.||Reduce Ownership Threshold required to call a Special Meeting of Stockholders|
|7.||Stockholder Proposal Regarding Right to Act by Written Consent|
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