Light & Wonder Unveils Its Global Corporate Social Responsibility Report 2022

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Light & Wonder, Inc. has unveiled its highly anticipated 2022 Global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, outlining its commitment to becoming a leading force in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues.

The report showcases the company's remarkable strides in philanthropy, diversity and inclusion, environmental sustainability, responsible gaming, and corporate governance, as well as its ambitious roadmap for the future.

Under the stewardship of Matt Wilson, President, and CEO, Light & Wonder has taken significant steps to fulfill its role as a responsible corporate citizen. The company's latest CSR program, aptly named 'Game Changers,' embodies five key pillars that drive change within the organization: Community, People, Planet, Player, and Governance.

We believe in changing the game every day for our people, planet, players, and communities. Our 'Game Changers' program is the embodiment of our commitment to diversity, sustainability, and positive impact. We envision a more diverse and sustainable future and are dedicated to making it a reality.

Tracy SkenandoreVice President of Corporate Social Responsibility at Light & Wonder

The report highlights the company's noteworthy achievements across each of the five pillars:

  • Light & Wonder's Community pillar encompassed 25 large-scale philanthropy events, $1.3 million in donations, and 18,000 volunteer hours for 200 global non-profits through the Game Changers Volunteer Program.
  • The company prioritized diversity and inclusion with 80 cultural events, 10 virtual DEI-centered events, and winning the DEI Award.
  • Light & Wonder's dedication to the planet included winning the Sustainable Business Award, supporting the Global Cleanup, and donating 7,500 trees for reforestation.
  • The company promotes responsible gaming through support for advocacy groups and investment in Pre-Commitment software across 60+ casinos globally.
  • The Corporate Governance and ESG efforts align with 12 UN Sustainable Development Goals, promoting positive impact worldwide.

Progress in Sustainability

Looking forward, Light & Wonder remains committed to furthering its CSR journey. In the coming year, the company aims to reduce its carbon footprint through increased recycling efforts and renewable energy usage. Moreover, it plans to deepen its positive impact in local communities by forging new charitable partnerships that drive meaningful action.

The 2022 Global Corporate Social Responsibility Report from Light & Wonder is not just a documentation of accomplishments but serves as an inspirational roadmap for the company and other industry players. As Light & Wonder continues to lead by example, its dedication to ESG principles sets the stage for a brighter and more sustainable future for businesses and communities worldwide.