Our electric cooperative network is guided by values including social responsibility and caring for others. We offer employees the opportunity to participate directly in activities that support the community and benefit others including:
Employees can contribute funds, matched by CFC, through payroll deduction to Adopt-a-Family, an employee-owned foundation. Each quarter the foundation partners with Northern Virginia Family Service (NVFS) to provide a working family in crisis due to illness, job loss or other emergency with the resources needed to recover from the event.
In addition to the quarterly family adoptions, throughout the year CFC employees:
The employees’ CFC Club provides various opportunities for community service and charitable giving throughout the year. Each fiscal year, CFC Club members select a Charity of the Year to be the beneficiary of various fund-raisers hosted by the club. The largest fund-raising event is the club's annual Holiday Luncheon and Charity Raffle that takes place in December.
5K Race for Cooperative Development
Teams from cooperative businesses and independent runners race in this Cooperative Development Foundation fundraiser. Proceeds fund loans and grants to help form new cooperatives to provide needed services and market access in areas where cooperative businesses offer better solutions.
CFC International Projects Matching Grants
To further the mission of NRECA International in providing rural residents of foreign lands with reliable, affordable and life-changing electric service, CFC and NCSC make matching grants available to electric cooperative statewide associations that sponsor overseas electrification projects.