2017 Comcast NBCUniversal Corporate Social Responsibility Report

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2017 Comcast NBCUniversal Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Comcast NBCUniversal’s 2017 corporate social responsibility report covers the 2016 calendar year (January 1 to December 31, 2016).

We developed this report to address the issues that we believe are of the most interest to our business and our stakeholders, and we have detailed the scope of our key initiatives and described their respective effects.

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Comcast NBCUniversal Interns Make Change Happen at Food Share Program
Comcast Cares Day takes place every April, but summer interns wanted to make change happen, too. Many of the nearly 140 interns and co-ops working in Comcast’s Philadelphia headquarters spent a recent afternoon volunteering at Share Food Program, a Philadelphia nonprofit with a mission of providing fresh produce to communities in need. The intern volunteers broke out into teams to paint the...
Aug 8, 2017 4:50 PM ET
Where There’s a Way, There's a Will
It takes a special person to run toward danger when others are running away. And it takes a different set of skills entirely to help those heroes get their affairs in order. “I can’t protect a firefighter who runs into a burning building or a police officer who is knocking on a door not knowing what’s on the other side,” Daniel McKenna says. “But, as a lawyer, I can help protect their...
Jul 31, 2017 12:15 PM ET
Transforming the Customer Experience One Call at a Time
When an elderly customer called our Spokane, Washington, customer service center, agitated with her XFINITY remote control, the agent on the call knew just what to do. “The customer was in tears, saying that her sight isn’t as good as it used to be,” recalls Michele Gifford, Operations Manager for the Liberty Lake Center of Excellence in Spokane and Head of the Accessibility Support...
Jul 26, 2017 10:15 AM ET
Multiplying the Impact of Tech Entrepreneurs
Technology innovation is the fuel that moves our business forward. We also believe it has unsurpassed power to solve complex social issues and improve communities. “Local tech innovators know — usually better than we do — what’s needed in their communities and what solutions are going to work,” says Jessica Clancy, Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility at NBCUniversal. “We...
Jul 20, 2017 9:45 AM ET
Bridging the Digital Divide for HUD Residents
Ismael Guerrero hears the stories every day. For the executive director of the Denver Housing Authority (DHA), it’s all part of his world. The single mother using the free WiFi at a fast food restaurant to search for a higher-paying job. The kids who stay in the computer lab for hours after school to complete their homework. The family that shares a single smartphone. “The people...
Jul 19, 2017 3:15 PM ET