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Local Motive highlights the impact CSX has in the community from service events and nonprofit grants, to job creation and the movement of essential goods. We want to share the success stories of today to lay the groundwork for a better tomorrow.
Local Events
Community involvement is at the core of being a good neighbor. Discover more about CSX's commitment to the community through these examples from employees and nonprofit partners.
Service Days
CSX service days bring together employees, non-profit partners and outside volunteers to make a positive impact on the community through activities such as tree planting, beautification projects and playground restoration. Check out the event schedule for more details.
SERVICE DAY: WASHINGTON, D.C.
On April 25, 2015, CSX and its non-profit corporate partners - Action for Healthy Kids, City Year, ACTrees - joined together to help revitalize the facilities at Burrville Elementary School. The projects included renovating the school gardens, installing a new greenhouse and painting of outdoor and indoor murals.
SERVICE DAY: Philadelphia, PA
On May 9, 2015, CSX and its non-profit corporate partners - Action for Healthy Kids, City Year, ACTrees - joined together to help revitalize the facilities at D. Newlin Fell Elementary School in Philadelphia, PA. The projects included enhancing playground equipment, refreshing the indoor gymnasium and painting indoor and outdoor walls.
SERVICE DAY: Cincinnati, OH
On October 10, 2015, CSX and its non-profit corporate partners - Action for Healthy Kids, City Year, ACTrees - joined together to help revitalize the grounds of Sayler Park Elementary School in Cincinnati, OH. The projects included mural painting, enhancing the community garden and beautifying the outdoor grounds.
SERVICE DAY: Charleston, WV
On October 24, 2015, CSX and its non-profit partners - Action for Healthy Kids, City Year, ACTrees - joined together for a day of service at Grandview Elementary School in Charleston, WV. The projects included installing a student garden, nature trail and outdoor classroom, painting the cafeteria, adding graphics to the playground and enhancing the front of the school.
SERVICE DAY: Chicago, IL
Join CSX and its non-profit partners - Action for Healthy Kids, City Year, ACTrees - for a day of service on November 14, in Chicago, IL from 8am to 12:30pm. The projects will include painting, landscaping and light construction.