The company’s charitable giving benefits organizations in the communities where its railroads operate, and beyond.

The company offers a Matching Gift Program that provides a corporate match to multiply the charitable contributions of subsidiary employees. Each year, the program contributes to local, state and national organizations including hospitals, schools, libraries, theaters, museums and historical societies, humane societies, fire departments, food banks, parks and nature conservancies.

Each holiday season, the company also makes donations to charitable organizations selected by its operating regions. For 2020, the regions selected the following organizations focused on health, hunger and diversity:

Charitable OrganizationContributing Operating Region
Centre de Prévention du Suicide les Deux RivesCanada Region
Good Shepherd Food BankCanada Region
Labrador West Ministerial Association and Food BankCanada Region
 
North Bay Food BankCanada Region
Indoor Play LabradorCanada Region
 
Pictou County Christmas Fund TelethonCanada Region
Sault Area Hospital FoundationCanada Region
 
Société Canadienne du CancerCanada Region
Stratford General Hospital FoundationCanada Region
 
Golisano Children’s HospitalCorporate
 
Food LinkCorporate
 
Veterans Outreach Center, Inc. (Rochester, N.Y.)Corporate
 
American Cancer SocietyNorthern Region
 
American Heart AssociationNorthern Region
 
Big Brothers, Big Sisters of West Central Ohio, Inc.Northern Region
 
Butler County Alliance for ChildrenNorthern Region
Community Harvest Food BankNorthern Region
 
Disabled American VeteransNorthern Region 
 
Emmanuel Community Care CenterNorthern Region
 
Fresh Coast AllianceNorthern Region
 
The Marshall ProjectNorthern Region
 
Mary Cariola Children’s CenterNorthern Region
Norwood Firefighters Association CharityNorthern Region
 
Ronald McDonald House of ConnecticutNorthern Region
 
St. Jude Children’s Research HospitalNorthern Region
 
St. Vincent HavenNorthern Region
 
Tappan Lake Volunteer Fire DepartmentNorthern Region
 
The Trevor ProjectNorthern Region
 
United Way of Central MassachusettsNorthern Region
 
Wounded Warrior ProjectNorthern Region
 
Feeding Northeast FloridaSouthern Region
 
Wolfson Children’s HospitalSouthern Region
Acorns Childrens HospiceUK/Europe Region
 
Alder Hey Children’s CharityUK/Europe Region
 
Alzheimer’s ScotlandUK/Europe Region
 
Cardiac Risk in the YoungUK/Europe Region
 
DreamflightUK/Europe Region
 
Kenyan School FundUK/Europe Region
 
Kidney Cancer UKUK/Europe Region
 
Luke’s LadsUK/Europe Region
 
The Daisy GarlandUK/Europe Region
 
Right Track ScotlandUK/Europe Region
 
Solent MindUK/Europe Region
 
Sue Rider HospiceUK/Europe Region
 
Vrienden van het SophiaUK/Europe Region
 
Blue Ribbon BrigadeWestern Region
 
Nalwoodi Denzhone CommunityWestern Region
 
San Diego Burn InstituteWestern Region
 
Valley Children’s Healthcare FoundationWestern Region
 
Ventura County Rescue MissionWestern Region