The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is an annual fundraising drive that provides an opportunity for federal civilian, postal, and military employees to donate to local, national, and international non-profit organizations.The mission of the CFC, which was established by President John F. Kennedy in 1961, is to promote and support philanthropy through a program that is employee focused, cost-efficient, and effective in providing all federal employees the opportunity to improve the quality of life for all.
The CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with more than 200 campaigns located throughout the country and internationally. In 2010, federal employees contributed $282 million dollars to thousands of non-profit organizations through the CFC.
The CFC runs from September 1st through December 15th each year. The Office of Personnel Management Office of CFC Operations administers the CFC.