FALLS CHURCH, Va. â June 18, 2014 â Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) was recognized Tuesday by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce as the "Outstanding Corporate Citizen of the Year" in the large business category. The award was presented at the Chamber's Annual Chairman's Luncheon, along with other corporate citizenship awards.
The Corporate Citizen award honors companies for outstanding contributions during the past year to employees and the community and for above-and-beyond corporate social responsibility efforts. Winners were chosen by an independent selection committee. Northrop Grumman was nominated for the award by the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore and the American Red Cross of the National Capital Region.
"We are honored to receive this award and to be recognized along with many other organizations that are involved in social responsibility in Fairfax County," said Sandra Evers-Manly, vice president, global corporate responsibility, Northrop Grumman and president, Northrop Grumman Foundation. "The award is a tribute to our many employees whose countless volunteer hours underscore our commitment to supporting the communities where we live and work."
On June 17, Northrop Grumman released its 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report, a comprehensive publication that highlights the company's ongoing commitment to corporate responsibility, including environmental sustainability; support for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education; community service; and diversity and inclusion. It is the seventh year the company has published this report, which is available online at: http://www.northropgrumman.com/CorporateResponsibility/Pages/Reports.aspx
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