The GSF Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of life of children and families in need in the areas where GSF associates live and work through personal involvement and contributions.

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Who We Serve

The GSF Foundation supports more than 600 children’s charities and elementary schools across the U.S. to help those in need.  Building upon the existing charitable involvement of its associates, the Foundation partners with numerous local charities nominated by GSF employees, benefiting a variety of worthy organizations, children and families throughout the country.

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GSF Foundation Committees Raise $136,000 For Local Food Banks

One in six children in the United States is hungry, according to Feeding America, a national network of local food banks. In a nation where it’s reported that 50 million people go hungry every day and 40 percent of food from farm to table gets thrown away, hunger is a phenomenon that affects the most vulnerable among us – our children.

As part of its national food program, the GSF Foundation continued for the second year to host Feeding Hunger:  A “No Lunch” Lunch, a one-hour soup-kitchen style event to raise awareness and funds for childhood hunger.  Launched last year with GSF’s Garner, North Carolina committee, this year the event expanded to three additional locations. Continue reading »

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Your contribution can help the GSF Foundation provide shoes, coats and other necessities of life for at-risk children and families who would otherwise go without.

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Need Help

Since its inception in 2002, the GSF Foundation has granted funds to over 600 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations across the nation that align with our mission of improving the lives of children and families in need in the places where GSF Associates live and work.  As such, grant applications must include the signature of a current GSF Associate who has nominated an organization and its proposed project. Complete grant applications nominated by GSF Associates can be submitted for consideration at the local level and applications recommended by the local committees will be reviewed again at quarterly national Executive and Board meetings in Irvine, California.

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