HughesNet, National 4-H Council win social responsibility award

HughesNet and National 4-H Council´s STEM partnership has been named a Bulldog Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Silver Award winner, the companies said.

HughesNet and National 4-H Council have partnered to inspire the next generation of scientists, build future leaders, and power the country´s competitiveness in the global economy.

The Bulldog Corporate Social Responsibility Awards identify deserving companies and the 2017 winners were chosen exclusively by working journalists from a multitude of submissions representing the very best in the public relations and communications. All campaigns were assessed on the basis of their ability to achieve extraordinary visibility and influence opinion, as well as on their creativity, command of media, technology and tenacity.

HughesNet is a satellite Internet service, reaching local communities supported by 4-H.

Hughes Network Systems, LLC (Hughes) is a satellite broadband provider for home and office, delivering innovative technology solutions and a comprehensive suite of HughesON managed services for enterprises and governments worldwide.

Headquartered outside Washington, D.C., in Germantown, Maryland, USA, Hughes operates sales and support offices worldwide, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS).

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite and video delivery solutions headquartered in Englewood, Colo.