Brian Krzanich: Intel, Employees Dole Out $30M to Charitable Groups

Brian Krzanich: Intel, Employees Dole Out $30M to Charitable Groups - top government contractors - best government contracting eventIntel and its employees have donated nearly $30 million to various charitable organizations with diverse causes such as human services, education and civil rights as part of the International Human Rights Day celebration.

Brian Krzanich, Intel CEO, wrote in a blog post published Tuesday that the accumulated amount was the result of Intel's invitation for employees to “strengthen their communities“ through donations and community volunteerism.

All employees donated beginning Dec. 7 to nearly 3,500 organizations and the company matched the collected sum through Intel Foundation, according to Krzanich.

Eighty civil rights groups, including the American Civil Liberties Union and the Southern Poverty Law Center, received more than $150,000 from 379 employees.

Intel employees also raised $1.6 million for various human services organizations that work for the aid of vulnerable populations in the U.S. and overseas, as well as over $4.5 million for the education sector.

You may also be interested in...


CGI Granted FedRAMP Authorization for Momentum Enterprise Suite

CGI announced on Friday that its Momentum enterprise suite software as a service (SaaS) has been authorized for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) by the Joint Authorization Board (JAB), enabling the company to work within the cloud at federal agencies. JAB granted CGI the authorization after a six-month certification process.


Keysight to Deliver Kits for USAF’s Automatic Test Station

Keysight Technologies has secured a five-year, $39.8 million contract to provide the U.S. Air Force with tools needed to support automatic testing. USAF will gain access to Keysight's test and measurement products for Versatile Diagnostic Automatic Test Station updates and production activities.

USS John C. Stennis

HII to Begin USS John C. Stennis Carrier Modernization Work

Huntington Ingalls Industries is set to commence a four-year project to modernize the USS John C. Stennis nuclear powered aircraft carrier at the company's shipyard in Newport News, Virginia. The CVN 74 supercarrier will be the seventh ship of the U.S. Navy's Nimitz class to undergo a midlife refueling and complex overhaul process, HII said Thursday.