CSX donates $100,000 to the American Red Cross to support Hurricane Florence recovery efforts

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross to support Hurricane Florence recovery efforts. 

James M. Foote, President and Chief Executive Officer, said, “CSX is proud to operate throughout the southeastern region, states that are home to so many of our dedicated employees, customers and suppliers. We are equally proud to support the American Red Cross as they deploy to help the communities in this area that have been impacted by Hurricane Florence.”

The CSX Foundation is also matching employee contributions made to the American Red Cross for disaster relief efforts dollar-for-dollar.

About CSX
CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural, and consumer products. For over 190 years, CSX has played a critical role in the nation's economic expansion and industrial development. Its network connects every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where nearly two-thirds of the nation's population resides. It also links more than 230 short-line railroads and more than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with major population centers and farming towns alike.

Contact: Bryan Tucker, Corporate Communications