News & Press Releases

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OPM Recognizes Global Impact-Managed Combined Federal Campaigns for Leadership, Innovation and Record Funding for Charities

Alexandria, VA (July 1, 2008) — Global Impact, the Alexandria, Virginia-based not-for-profit, announced today that the two Combined Federal Campaigns (CFCs) it manages—the Combined Federal Campaign-Overseas (CFC-O) and the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area (CFCNCA)—received a record outpouring of donations in 2007 to help fund charitable organizations and those they serve in the United States and around the world.

Global Impact Member Charities Rush Aid to Myanmar Cyclone Victims

Alexandria, VA (May 7, 2008) — Global Impact member charities are quickly assessing urgent needs and making plans to deliver relief supplies to the victims of Cyclone Nargis in Myanmar (formerly known as Burma).

Stanley Berman, Chief Financial Officer, Selected As a “Smart CPA”

Alexandria, VA (September 1, 2009) - Stanley Berman, Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Chief Financial Officer of Global Impact was selected this month as a "Smart CPA" by SmartCEO Magazine.

Mobile Giving Made Easy Via CharityCall

Lake Forest, CA (October 6, 2009) - CharityCall is pleased to announce the launch of its new Smartphone and iPhone mobile giving technology. The new application is designed to simplify and accelerate charitable giving for the millions of Americans using web-enabled SmartPhones.

Partners in Health and Millennium Promise Join Global Impact’s Alliance of Internationally-Focused Charities

Alexandria, VA (February 22, 2011) - Global Impact, whose mission is to assure help for the world’s most vulnerable people, announced today that it has selected Partners In Health and Millennium Promise to join its alliance.

Global Impact Annual Report Wins Magnum Opus Awards

Alexandria, VA (July 13, 2010) - Global Impact's 2009 Annual Report secured a Gold and Silver Award in this year's Magnum Opus Awards competition. The 7th Annual Magnum Opus Awards, sponsored by ContentWise in conjunction with the Missouri School of Journalism, are the leading custom media awards program recognizing excellence in editorial, design and strategy for organizations using print and online publications as well as social media in their content marketing efforts.

Global Impact Taps Lindi Harvey to Lead the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area

Alexandria, VA (August 11, 2010) - Global Impact, whose mission is to assure help for the world's most vulnerable people, recently announced a new addition to the senior management team. Lindi Harvey, an innovative leader whose professional achievements span both the public and private sector, will serve as Executive Director of the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area (CFCNCA).

Federal Employees Raise Record Amount For People in Need

Washington, DC (May 6, 2009) - Federal employees in the Washington, DC area stepped up and pledged more than $62.7 million to people in need through the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area (CFCNCA) in 2008, making it the largest campaign in the history of the CFC program.

Global Impact Reappointed to Manage Two of the World’s Largest Workplace Giving Campaigns

Alexandria, VA (February 28, 2011) - Global Impact announced today its reappointment to manage two of the world's largest workplace giving campaigns: the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capital Area.

Global Impact Launches Relief Fund to Provide Critical Aid to Japan

Alexandria, VA (March 23, 2011) - In response to the devastation caused by the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan in March, Global Impact established the Japan Relief Fund.