Company Puts its Values Into Action With Employee Volunteerism
TEMPE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, LifeLock,
Inc., (NYSE: LOCK) kicked off its annual day of volunteerism, where
employees leave their desks, roll up their sleeves and give back to
local communities in a day of service. All of LifeLock’s employees are
invited to join the event, called “Do-Gooder Day,” across office
locations in Tempe, Ariz.; San Diego, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif.; and
Mountain View, Calif.
“This day at LifeLock is all about living our values and giving back to
the communities where we live and work,” said Hilary Schneider, chief
executive officer and president at LifeLock. “These organizations we
support make a positive impact in the lives of the community members
they serve. We’re proud to help them in return by contributing our
expertise and resources.”
The company’s social responsibility mission is to help keep families
safer in an always-connected world. In addition to providing services
that help members gain some peace of mind, LifeLock is also focused on
volunteerism and giving back to communities in ways that further its
mission. With its annual Do-Gooder Day, LifeLock is making tangible
strides in key areas of focus, including providing education to help
protect against identity broadly in local communities.
Highlights of the day include:
New Day Centers: UMOM is the largest shelter for homeless families
in the state of Arizona. Founded in 1964, UMOM’s mission is to prevent
and end homelessness with innovative strategies and housing solutions
that meet the unique needs of each family and individual. Last year UMOM
served more than 6,000 individuals through its shelter and housing
programs. Volunteers will clean, help in the child development center
and sort clothing in the donation center.
Area for Teaching (RAFT): RAFT helps close the achievement gap and
helps students apply their knowledge to a real world environment. In the
Sunnyvale, Calif., center, volunteers will help assemble hands-on
learning kits for science, math and art, or sort and prepare donated
materials for distribution to educator-members of RAFT.
Foundation: GLIDE creates a radically inclusive community mobilized
to alleviate suffering and break the cycles of poverty and
marginalization. In San Francisco, Calif., volunteers will work with
kitchen staff and assist with washing, chopping and mixing ingredients
in preparation for GLIDE’s daily meal service.
With a mission to create a brighter future for foster children,
Promises2Kids has responded to the needs of foster children and provided
support to children removed from their home due to abuse and neglect.
Volunteers will assist with a variety of projects, such as making no-sew
fleece blankets and toiletries bags, assisting with volunteer manuals
and assembling gift bags for a gala.
As part of the company’s commitment to help fight identity theft,
LifeLock trains law enforcement, victim advocates and collaborates with
a variety of non-profit organizations to help consumers establish
positive habits to combat identity threats. For example, LifeLock
partnered with the nonprofit FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development
to provide free training to law enforcement throughout the United States
and has reached more than 11,000 law enforcement officers, representing
more than 4,000 agencies in all 50 states. LifeLock also partnered with
the nonprofit National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)
to provide training to victim advocates throughout the United States.
LifeLock’s partnerships with non-profit organizations focus on parents
of pre-teen children, foster children, and victims of domestic violence,
who may be at higher risk of identity fraud. Since 2014, LifeLock has
partnered with the National
Parent Teacher Association to teach good digital citizenship and
online safety habits for children.
LifeLock, Inc. (NYSE:LOCK) is a leading provider of proactive identity
theft protection services for consumers and consumer risk management
services for enterprises. LifeLock’s threat detection, proactive
identity alerts, and comprehensive remediation services help provide
peace of mind for consumers amid the growing threat of identity theft.
Leveraging unique data, science and patented technology from ID
Analytics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary, LifeLock offers identity
theft protection that goes significantly beyond credit monitoring. As
part of its commitment to help fight identity theft, LifeLock works to
train law enforcement and partners with a variety of non-profit
organizations to help consumers establish positive habits to combat this
Becca Youngs, 480-427-2170