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    Our Commitment to Sustainability: Earth Day and Beyond Image

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    04-23-20

    Our Commitment to Sustainability: Earth Day and Beyond

    For more than a decade, Legg Mason has taken the time each year to celebrate Earth Day. Beginning with the founding of our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) function in 2008, our annual Earth Day activities have become increasingly important. While we may be celebrating a bit differently this...

    In Baltimore, One Month in to #StopTheSpread, There's Many Ways You Can Take Action Image

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    04-17-20

    In Baltimore, One Month in to #StopTheSpread, There's Many Ways You Can Take Action

    Our partners at Business Volunteers Maryland (BVM) have been connecting volunteers with community needs for eighteen years. Those community needs have grown exponentially over the past month as social distancing guidelines seemingly make it much harder for our Baltimore neighbors to do what they’...

    Healthcare Workers Need PPE for Broad and Diverse Reasons Image

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    04-14-20

    Healthcare Workers Need PPE for Broad and Diverse Reasons

    Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM)is highlighting the need for personal protective equipment (PPE) across all healthcare settings, not just large hospitals, with its donations of 2,000 masks to four organizations in the U.S. and Europe.

    Legg Mason is sharing this information as part of a series t...

    Open Works Has Been in the Community, Helping to Build a Stable Foundation for Baltimore Image

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    04-09-20

    Open Works Has Been in the Community, Helping to Build a Stable Foundation for Baltimore

    One of Legg Mason’s newest partners, Open Works, is a 34,000-square-foot community makerspace in Baltimore, founded in 2016 to help rebuild Baltimore’s manufacturing economy. The space provides access to manufacturing equipment for digital fabrication, metal, wood, textiles, 3D printers and elect...

    Anatomy of a Home-Crafted Mask: Here’s How To Make One at Home Image

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    04-07-20

    Anatomy of a Home-Crafted Mask: Here’s How To Make One at Home

    With supplies of N95 masks at a critical low in hospitals all over the US, volunteers are helping to create new masks or extend the life of existing masks.  One of our employees tells us how it works, as part of Legg Mason’s series on #InspireACTION.

    1. Sarah, you are part of a tea...

    These Organizations Were in the Community, Helping to Address Nutritional Needs in Baltimore Image

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    04-03-20

    These Organizations Were in the Community, Helping to Address Nutritional Needs in Baltimore

    At a ceremony at the Ebenezer Baptist Church in 2000 to celebrate what would have been Martin Luther King Jr.’s 71st birthday, the late Coretta Scott King said, "The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members."  

    That spirit ...

    Join Us to #InspireACTION Image

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    03-31-20

    Join Us to #InspireACTION

    In the period of a few short weeks, the way we live and work has been upended.  The length of time this “new normal” will last is not yet clear.  What is clear is that individuals and non-profits are doing incredible work in local communities around the world in light of the extraordinary reach o...

    Legg Mason Redefines Its Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility, Releases 2019 CSR Report Image

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    11-12-19

    Legg Mason Redefines Its Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility, Releases 2019 CSR Report

    Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) has redefined its approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR) by focusing on six dimensions that are central to the company’s mission of Investing to Improve Lives™

    "We have long recognized that CSR plays a vital role in our mission. Today’s announcement s...

    Legg Mason Supports CEO Action’s Check Your Blind Spots Mobile Tour Image

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    09-25-19

    Legg Mason Supports CEO Action’s Check Your Blind Spots Mobile Tour

    Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM) has partnered with CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ to support its Check Your Blind Spots mobile tour, which helps people explore ways to mitigate unconscious bias in their everyday lives.

    The mobile tour allowed Legg Mason employees to explore the nuanc...

    Legg Mason Announces Support of Catalyst, a Global Nonprofit Helping Accelerate Women’s Progress in the Workplace Image

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    04-12-19

    Legg Mason Announces Support of Catalyst, a Global Nonprofit Helping Accelerate Women’s Progress in the Workplace

    Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM) has become a supporter of Catalyst, a global nonprofit founded in 1962 that he...

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