Service to America Corporate Leadership Award
The Service to America Corporate Leadership Award recognizes non-broadcast businesses that exemplify an extraordinary focus on community service and corporate social responsibility.
2016 Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines has developed numerous programs and community initiatives to improve lives in communities around the world. Founded in 1971, the company has built a reputation of unprecedented affordability, customer service, community development and stewardship of the environment.
Through the work of its foundation, Unilever aims to help more than one billion people improve their health by 2020 through improved access to hygiene, sanitation, safe drinking water and nutrition and by enhancing self-esteem.
2014 General Motors and the GM Foundation
Formed in 1976, the General Motors Foundation provides vital support for education, health and human services, community development and environmental issues. The GM Foundation is committed to strengthening communities across the U.S.
2013 Lowe’s Home Improvement
Through grant programs, national partnerships and the Lowe’s Heroes employee volunteer program, Lowe’s and the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation contribute more than $30 million annually to public education and community improvement projects.
2012 State Farm
State Farm has a rich history of giving back to communities across the U.S. and Canada through partnerships with many organizations. Since its founding in 1922, the company has been committed to helping build safer, stronger and better-educated communities.
2011 Target Corp.
Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income to communities. A significant portion of this giving goes toward funding education programs, with a focus on helping more U.S. children learn to read proficiently by the end of third grade.
2010 Johnson & Johnson
Johnson & Johnson has built a reputation as a company dedicated to making people healthier and safer. In 2009, the company supported nearly 650 programs in more than 50 countries.