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Citizenship

INVESTING IN A SHARED FUTURE

Raytheon supports armed service members who stand in harm’s way. Our evolving economy and future prosperity depend on building a world-class workforce and a sustainable talent pipeline. These two business imperatives focus Raytheon on two key social priorities: supporting military families and veterans, and promoting STEM education.

Citizenship Corporate Strategy

CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP STRATEGY

Our focused approach to corporate citizenship reflects not just Raytheon’s values, but also the key priorities of our external stakeholders.

EMPOWER

We empower military families and veterans to succeed through education.

EXPAND

We expand the future workforce by inspiring students to become tomorrow’s drivers of technology and innovation.

ENGAGE

We engage employees in community efforts that support military families and inspire students in STEM.


CONTRIBUTION FUNDING PRINCIPLE

 

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Citzenship Employee Volunteerism

EDUCATION

Raytheon invests in programs to help cultivate the knowledge and valuable STEM skills that can create sustainable careers for future innovators.


BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF AMERICA®
We’re building a network of STEM Centers of Innovation, where students work to develop skills and critical thinking through real-world STEM applications.

How is Raytheon supporting STEM education?
RAYTHEON OPENED FOUR NEW STEM CENTERS OF INNOVATION IN 2018.
Boys Girls Club

GIRL SCOUTS LEARN TO THINK LIKE PROGRAMMERS
Raytheon is sponsoring the "Think Like a Programmer" program to encourage as many as half a million girls to pursue careers in computer sciences.

Boys Girls Club
My favorite part of the program was the algorithms. I loved how we had to figure out and try again. I think it is important to figure out things on your own and fix your mistakes.

2018 Girl Scouts of the USA Think Like A Programmer Journey Participant

Boys Girls Club
Citizenship Military Families And Veterans

MILITARY FAMILIES
AND VETERANS

Raytheon empowers today’s veterans through continuing education programs that prepare them for new careers. We also inspire their children to become tomorrow’s drivers of technology and innovation through programs that nurture an interest in STEM education.


Student Veterans of America
We support Student Veterans of America®, helping provide critical resources and support for a veteran’s successful transition to academic life.

How are Veterans developing new job skills?
Raytheon’s support has helped SVA scale its services: 1,500 campus chapters serving 700,000 student veterans (an increase of 26%)
Citzenship Employee Volunteerism

EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEERISM

Our volunteer program aligns employees with community organizations that benefit from their skills and expertise.

How do employees support their communities?
144,723 volunteer hours recorded across 31 states in 2018

Corporate Responsibility Report

Corporate Responsibility Report This year’s report provides an expansive review of our corporate responsibility content, and highlights our efforts to enrich the lives of people, strengthen our performance, and reduce our footprint on the planet.

Corporate Responsibility Report