CSX (NASDAQ: CSX) today unveiled CSX Pride in Service, a new corporate community investment program to honor and serve those who serve our country and communities – our nation’s veterans, active military, and first responders.
The Patterson Foundation Contributes Half a Million Dollars to the Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s Hurricane Recovery Fund. The contribution will support medium- and long-term recovery efforts in the regions affected by Hurricanes Florence and Michael.
Following Hurricane Michael's devastating landfall in Florida on October 10, Americans are coming together with compassion and courage to ask how they can help survivors of catastrophic events like this one. There are many ways that you can help survivors and ensure that an individual contribution – whether financial donation or personal time – is carried out responsibly.
FPN recently learned that our friend and colleague, Nancy Gidusko, and former Director of Corporate Citizenship with Walt Disney World, was moved to hospice care and passed. Her Celebration of Life Services will be held on October 13, 2018 at The Knowles Chapel on the Rollins College campus.
Mike Kennedy has been appointed Senior Vice President of Community Investment for the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. In this position Kennedy will develop and implement the foundation's overall community investment grant strategy, partnering to ensure the greatest impact is made for the Community Foundation’s donors and initiatives.
The PYC Satori Foundation has received a $100,000 donation from the Community Foundation of Northwest Florida Inc. The nonprofit Satori Foundation encourages and promotes interest in sailing and yachting, and develops educational and training programs for the two sports.
Florida Trend magazine recently released its first “Florida 500” list, naming Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation Chairman, Rick Walsh, and President and CEO, David A. Odahowski among Florida's 500 most influential executives.
The Florida Blue Foundation has posted nomination applications for the 2019 Sapphire Awards - Recognizing Excellence and Innovation in Community Health. The receiptants will receive recognition at the 2019 Community Health Symposium and Sapphire Awards, May 9-10, 2019 being held at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Conference Center.
Mari Kuraishi, co-founder of GlobalGiving, to take helm in January
The trustees of the Jessie Ball duPont Fund have selected Mari Kuraishi, co-founder and president of GlobalGiving, to be the Fund’s next president.