We partner with organizations that align with our philanthropic priorities to make our communities more productive and sustainable. Our employees are engaged in the creation and inspiration of our future workforce. To make a greater impact with our charitable resources, we focus our giving on a targeted number of community partners.?While our main charitable focus is STEM education, we know we must contribute to the vibrancy and sustainability of our communities in other ways. Our focused giving also targets programs that support human services, arts and culture, and civic and disaster relief.
We help inspire innovative thinkers and problem solvers for careers in?STEM with our investment in academic programs.
Our strategic?STEM partners help us illustrate our belief in Engineering Our Future? and Inspiring Young Minds?. These partners include: For Inspiration and Recognition of Science & Technology (FIRST?), Project Lead the Way (PLTW), and ST Math.
We support self-sufficiency programs primarily through United Way and other community organizations that help with basic needs and job skills.
We cultivate creativity and innovation with support to selected cultural organizations that broaden perspectives and produce a disciplined workforce to solve complex issues.
We respond to natural disasters that affect communities where our employees, customers, and business partners live and work primarily through support of the Red Cross.