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Community Outreach: Life at Northrop Grumman

Community Outreach: Life at Northrop Grumman

Hear from our employees about community outreach and volunteerism at Northrop Grumman.

Northrop Grumman employees are a key component of building partnerships for stronger communities and align with our strategic focus areas: K-12 STEM education, support to our military and veterans, health and human services and environmental stewardship. Whether tutoring students in math, preparing care packages for our troops, contributing to a company-sponsored drive or volunteering with a local nonprofit organization, the passions of our employees help transform our communities.

Giving back to the local community is also a great way to meet and network with other employees, team build, learn about commitments the company has made to strengthen our communities and develop leadership skills.  Read these stories to learn more about our employee volunteerism at Northrop Grumman.

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Changing Hearts

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From Scraps to Opportunities

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From Perseverance to Providing Scholarships

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Class Act: Employee Resource Group Helps Students Go Back to School

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Showing them the Ropes

A High School Involvement Partnership (HIP) mentoring program cohort tours a Northrop Grumman facility

Mentoring the Future for 50 Years

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Inspiring the Next Generation: Meet Tim

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From Football Dreams to Higher Callings

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Engineering Maker Spaces Respond to COVID-19

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Engineer and Artist Inspiring Young Scientists

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Supporting Those on the Front Line

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Leading a Health Care Team in Times of Crisis and Beyond

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Sewing with Purpose

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Supporting the CDC in the Global Pandemic

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Volunteering in Vietnam

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Growing Business with Technology

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Making a Difference as a Mentor

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Veteran Helps Save Soldiers’ Lives

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A Forward-Thinking Approach in Cybersecurity

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Engineer Earns Rising Star Award

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Space Systems Engineer’s Career Growth

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Helping Underserved Students in STEM

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An Engineering Mentor’s Career Path

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High Fives for Quality and Community

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44 Years at Northrop Grumman

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Supporting Neurodiversity and Inclusivity

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Deep Learning Technologies

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Fiber + 3D Printing = Patented Success

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Machinists Forge a Brave New World in 3D

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Surfing Helps Maintain Quality on the Job

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Manager Earns AFCEA Award

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From Ski Slopes to Data Slopes

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Pursuing Passion in Game Development

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30 Under 30 Rising Star

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The Benefits of Mentoring

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Discovering the Best Career Choices

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Measuring Elementary Particles

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From the Navy to Northrop Grumman

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Fostering Innovative Ideas

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Veterans Are Integral to Success

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United With LGBT Pride

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Abraham’s Story: The Lost Boys of Sudan

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The Transition From Army Analyst to Business Development Manager

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