Chris McGee, NASA News Chief
NASA Public Affairs Office
Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000
Jan. 12, 2010
Stennis Exceeds 2010 Combined Federal Campaign Goal
Employees at NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center closed 2009 by exceeding their Combined Federal Campaign giving goal of $200,000 by 16.5 percent.
Employees contributed more than $233,000 through the 2009 campaign. In addition to exceeding the giving goal, the 2009 total also surpassed the 2008 giving total by almost $35,000 (17.3 percent).
"Once again, Stennis employees displayed their compassion and heart by giving of themselves to help others," Stennis Director Gene Goldman said. "We often talk of the Stennis family. This year's Combined Federal Campaign shows we truly are a family, committed to caring for those in need around the world."
The CFC is the largest annual workplace charity effort. Each year, its gifts support organizations providing health and human service benefits throughout the world.
Stennis 2009 Combined Federal Campaign Goal – $200,000
Stennis Total 2009 Campaign Contributions – $233,016
Percentage of Goal – 116.5%
For information about Stennis Space Center, visit: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/stennis/.
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