Lockheed Martin Employees Support 57 Fort Worth Non-Profit Agencies With More Than $1 Million

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 29, 2014 – Lockheed Martin’s [NYSE: LMT] AERO Club, an employee-run charity, delivered checks for more than $1.02 million to 57 non-profit agencies in Fort Worth and surrounding communities.

“The Lockheed Martin AERO Club donations reflect the diverse interests of our employees and have an enduring impact on the agencies and causes they are able to support through giving,” said Roderick McLean, vice president of Lockheed Martin’s Integrated Fighter Group and president of the Fort Worth AERO Club. “It is reassuring to know our donations are helping to address unmet community needs in meaningful ways.”

These funds are raised entirely by employees and distributed with no administrative fee.

The funds were given to the following agencies:

  • ACH Child & Family Services
  • AIDS Outreach Center
  • Alzheimer's Association of North Texas
  • American Heart Association of Fort Worth
  • American Red Cross, Chisholm Trail Chapter
  • ARC of Greater Tarrant County
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas
  • Boy Scouts of America, Longhorn Council
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Arlington
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Fort Worth
  • Camp Fire, First Texas Council
  • Cancer Care Services
  • Catholic Charities, Diocese of Fort Worth
  • Child Care Associates
  • Child Study Center
  • Communities in Schools of Tarrant County
  • Community Enrichment Center
  • Dental Health for Arlington
  • Easter Seals of North Texas
  • Fort Worth Audubon Society
  • Gill Children's Services
  • Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains
  • Girls, Inc. of Tarrant County
  • GRACE (Grapevine Relief and Community Exchange)
  • Guardianship Services
  • Guide Dogs of America
  • Jewish Federation
  • Junior Achievement of the Chisholm Trail
  • Lena Pope Home
  • Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County
  • Mental Health Associates of Tarrant County
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association of North Texas
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Lone Star Chapter
  • Parenting Center
  • Presbyterian Night Shelter of Tarrant County
  • Reading and Radio Resource
  • Recovery Resource Council
  • Safe Haven of Tarrant County
  • Salvation Army, DFW Metroplex Command
  • Senior Citizens Services of Greater Tarrant County
  • Sickle Cell Disease Association
  • Southwest Diabetic Foundation
  • Tarrant Area Food Bank
  • Tarrant Literacy Coalition
  • United Community Centers
  • United Way of Denton County
  • United Way of Erath County
  • United Way of Hood
  • United Way of Johnson County
  • United Way of Tarrant County
  • United Way of Palo Pinto County
  • United Way of Parker County
  • United Way of Wise County
  • Women's Center of Tarrant County
  • YMCA of Arlington
  • YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth
  • YWCA of Fort Worth and Tarrant County

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 113,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation’s net sales for 2013 were $45.4 billion.

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