Norfolk Southern employees are committed to serving communities within the company’s 22-state network, both from a business and community outreach perspective. NS’ formal volunteer program, the Thoroughbred Volunteers, offers employees a way to give back to their communities while serving as official railroad ambassadors.
Community Service Projects:
To strengthen ties between NS and the communities where NS employees live and work by leading employee community service volunteer events.
Support Community Organizations:
The group leads employee-sponsored community service events and programs to support various organizations, including the Special Olympics, American Red Cross, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Hands on Atlanta, United Way, area food banks, and homeless shelters.
Expand Membership Across Divisions:
NS Thoroughbred Volunteer chapters are active in: Altoona, Pa.; Atlanta, Ga.; Harrisburg, Pa.; Norfolk, Va.; and the Piedmont Division.