#10542 under Human Service Charities of America
Important Federal Employee
Giving Opportunity Commences in the Fall
By Marie Hagan
are a federal employee, there exists an easy, convenient way to
assist the National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund in
conducting its vitally important mission of educating the public
about the humanity of the unborn child and the need to protect the
medically vulnerable. It is called the Combined Federal Campaign
(CFC), the largest annual workplace charity campaign in the world.
(For those not in the federal workplace, there are other options as
well, as you will see later in this article.)
created by the Office of Personnel Management in the early 1980s,
takes place across the country largely on military bases and post
offices, with many campaigns extending well into November. But it is
never too early to give.
ask your CFC chairperson for a brochure, if you have not already
received one, and locate the National Right to Life Educational
Trust Fund (agency #10542). We are listed alphabetically under the
federation called Human Service Charities of America (HSCA).
addition to the CFC, the National Right to Life Educational Trust
Fund will participate in the following 2009 state employee
campaigns: Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Iowa,
Maine, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island,
Texas, Virginia, Vermont, and Wisconsin. If you are a state
government employee in one of those states, look for the NRL
Educational Trust Fund under HSCA’s partner federation called
Neighbor to Nation (NTN).
the National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund generated over
$100,000 through the CFC and state employee campaigns. The Trust
Fund shared those proceeds with its state affiliate groups who
utilized the funds to educate their communities.
tangible, vitally important results when government employees
contribute to the National Right to Life Educational Trust Fund
through the CFC. Margie Montgomery, executive director of the
Educational Foundation of Kentucky, expressed it nicely:
you for the generous donation through the Combined Federal Campaign.
Your support is greatly appreciated and helps us continue educating
the public about the dignity and sanctity of each human life, from
fertilization to natural death. Your gift enables us to speak on
behalf of those who cannot speak; encourage women in unplanned
pregnancies to give life to their unborn children; and continue
stressing the use of adult stem cells in place of cloning and
embryonic stem cell research. Your gift also helps protect people
with disabilities and the elderly from assisted suicide and
euthanasia. Thank you again for your generous donation and love for
more private-sector campaigns have emerged as additional vehicles
through which to donate. Private-sector employees may contribute
through their local United Way simply by writing in the National
Right to Life Educational Trust Fund. Also, check with your
private-sector workplace to see if it conducts a “write-in” employee
federal government employees, remember to look for the federation
Human Service Charities (HSCA) to locate the NRL Education Fund
which is listed in alphabetical order followed by our agency #10542.
And state government employees look for Neighbor To Nation (NTN) to
give through your state government employee campaign.
further information on federal, state, or private-sector workplace
campaign giving, contact NRL’s workplace campaigns coordinator Marie
Hagan at firstname.lastname@example.org.