Sony Corporation of America Donates $ 1 Million to NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF)
NEW YORK, November 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Sony Corporation of America, Sony Electronics Inc. and Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. today announced that they have entered into a $ 1 million donation to the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF). This donation is part of a larger campaign for social justice and comes from Sony’s Global Social Justice Fund on behalf of Sony Group Corporation.
With racial discrimination, violence and inequality at alarming levels, and the economic dislocation and unemployment facing millions of Americans, the grant from Sony’s Global Social Justice Fund will support LDF’s four areas of focus on social justice. racial justice: political participation, criminal justice, economic justice and education. Equity.
“Since its founding in 1940, LDF has continued to use litigation, advocacy and public education to conduct groundbreaking work in the areas of civil rights and equality,” said Karen kelso, Senior Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sony Corporation of America. “Our contribution will support LDF lawyers, staff and programs as they continue to work to protect voting rights, reform our criminal justice system, achieve educational equity, and ensure economic justice for all.
To learn more about the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), please visit www.naacpldf.org.
About the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, he seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that delivers on the promise of equality for all Americans.
About Sony Corporation of America
Sony Corporation or America, located at New York, New York State, is the US headquarters of Sony Group Corporation, based in Tokyo, Japan. The main US companies of Sony are Sony Electronics Inc., Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Music Publishing LLC and Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. With some 900 million Sony devices in hands and homes worldwide today ‘ hui, a vast array of Sony movies, shows and music, and the PlayStation Network, Sony creates and delivers more entertainment experiences to more people than anyone on earth. For more information: www.sony.com/fr.
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