Invitation to First Responders Children's Foundation and CSX


New York, May 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)-Today at First Responders Children’s Foundation (FRCF), a non-profit organization that supports First Responder’s children and their families, and major North American shipping companies. One CSX is CSX Pride in Service Scholarships, which is open until June 15, 2022.

“Thanks to CSX for changing the lives of many young people from the first responder community on behalf of all children who have been given the gifts of first responder children’s foundations and higher education,” said President and President. Gillian Crane says. CEO of First Responders Children’s Foundation.

The CSX Pride in Service Scholarships It has been awarded to the children of the first responder for the past four years, many of whom have been killed or injured on the job. Each scholarship student receives a first-year grant to participate in a university, vocational school, or graduate program. Awards are based on financial needs and academic benefits, proven leadership, outstanding performance in the arts or sports, and community volunteering. Recipients are encouraged to reapply annually for up to 4 years.

Brian Tucker, Vice President of Corporate Communications at CSX, said: “This is part of our ongoing commitment to serving those who serve, including helping first responder families, especially children who have fallen or injured on the job. CSX pursues and serves education. We are honored to be able to provide financial relief to impressive young people who will perpetuate their cycle. “

Over the years, CSX Pride in Service scholars have diverse backgrounds and have pursued a variety of disciplines such as accounting, economics, engineering, finance, history, illustration, marketing, nursing, psychology, and wildlife conservation. rice field. First responder children attending or planning to attend higher education can learn more and apply at the following URL:

Media contacts:

Joanna Black
+1 (646) 921-2681

CSX Media Relations
+1 (855) 955-6397

About First Responders Children’s Foundation
First Responder Children’s Foundation has been providing college scholarships to children of first responder parents who have been injured or disappeared on the job for 20 years. The Foundation also grants grants to families who endure significant financial difficulties and supports and promotes educational activities and programs created and operated by first responder organizations to benefit children and the communities in which they live. , Promote. First Responder Children’s Foundation Emergency Response Fund was established in March 2020 to provide financially difficult subsidies, PPEs, and hotel accommodation to first responders at the forefront of pandemics. The Foundation also pays for the funeral of the first responder at the ultimate cost. For more information on the First Responders Children’s Foundation, please visit: Follow First Responders Children’s Foundation Facebook, twitterWhen Instagram @ 1stRCF.

About CSX
Based in Jacksonville, Florida, CSX is the premier shipping company. We provide rail, intermodal, rail-to-truck transportation services and solutions to customers in a wide range of markets, including energy, industry, construction, agriculture and consumer products. For almost 200 years, CSX has played an important role in the country’s economic expansion and industrial development. The network connects all major metropolitan areas in the eastern United States and is home to nearly two-thirds of the United States’ population. It also connects more than 230 short-haul railroads and more than 70 sea, river and lake ports with major densely populated and rural areas. For more information on CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries, please visit Like us on Facebook (, Twitter (