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The GSF Foundation Raises More than $300,000 from the “Partnership for Good” Campaign

 

The GSF Foundation completed the 2016/2017 “Partnership for Good” Vendor/Supplier campaign that started in October 2016. The campaign, which invites vendors, suppliers and other partners to support the Foundation by providing donations that help children and families in the communities where GSF associates lives and work, brought in a total of $312,300!

Donations from valued GSF partners were generously given by:

Legacy ($25,000 Donation)

  • Gateway Industrial Power
  • Aramark Uniform Services
  • Craftsmen Trailer
  • Morning Star Packing
  • SunTrust Bank
  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • Wells Fargo

Partner ($10,000 Donation)

  • Batory Foods
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • Sweetener Supply Corporation

Advocate ($5,000 Donation)

  • Bank Direct Capital Finance
  • Clear Lam Packaging
  • Incalus, Inc
  • Louis Dreyfus Commodities-Imperial Sugar
  • Rabobank
  • Rite-Hite/Arbon
  • Travelers Indemnity
  • US Bank

 The Foundation would also like to thank the following for their contributions:

  • Affinity
  • Clayco
  • HUB International
  • McDermott & Bull
  • Penske Truck Leasing
  • PNC Corporate Finance
  • Psychological Associates
  • Leets Consortium
  • Woodruff Sawyer
  • Galaxy Audio Visual LLC
  • Maranga Morgenstern PLC
  • RBI & Associates
  • Sarah Colnic – Consultant
  • StrategicPay Resources
  • The BreakThru Alliance
  • Brainard Strategies
  • Ultimate Staffing

“Thank you to all of the GSF associates who reached out to their vendors and longtime partners and engaged them in the GSF Foundation,” said Anna Lisa Lukes, GSF CSR Director and Executive Director, GSF Foundation. “The success of this campaign will have a lasting impact on the children we serve by providing food, shelter, medical care, school supplies, shoes and clothing as well as after-school tutoring and other youth development services that help kids in need reach their full potential.”

This year’s “Partnership for Good” committee was chaired by Ted Koester and it is part of the GSFF Fundraising and Resource Committee chaired by Bill Sanderson.  A special thanks to the following leaders for their support on the “Partnership for Good” campaign:  Kevin Casto, Brian Dick, Shellie Frey, Joe Heffington, Guilda Javaheri, John Maguire, Skip Munn, John Murphy, John Page, Bill Pocilujko, and Steve Becker.