2016 CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY IN ACTION

Good corporate citizenship is intrinsic to our success.

We are committed to improving the quality of life in our communities, empowering people to achieve better lives, and investing in sustainable business practices.

Through charitable contributions to nonprofit organizations, we help people improve their lives and contribute to strong, vibrant communities.

We encourage our employees to share their time and talents with the communities in which they live and work.

We strive to reduce our negative impact on the environment and to ensure that we do business in an ethical and responsible manner.

Building stronger communities

$10 million in charitable contributions to communities

$1+ million donated by employees to United Way

$1+ million contributed by Lincoln Financial to match employee giving

Empowering and engaging employees

Achieved a perfect score and named “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality” in the 2016 Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index

Achieved a perfect score and named “Best Place to Work” by the 2016 Disability Equality Index

Protecting our environment

Reduced electricity use across our Greensboro campus by 7.11% since 2014

Reduced Scope 2 greenhouse gas emissions intensity per employee by 6.57% since 2014

Achieved U.S. EPA ENERGY STAR rating for 73% of eligible buildings

Responsible business practices

Listed on the FTSE4Good Index for 11 consecutive years

Listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America in 2016

Paid $7.3 billion in interest and benefits helping people achieve financial security

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2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report