CSI International, Inc. Cares
“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give”
At CSI we are proud to give back to the communities we serve
Giving back to the community is a priority for CSI. Our success is reflective of establishing a two-way working relationship with our customers and the communities in which we serve. Having the unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others yields the greatest positive societal impact by integrating community and corporation together while strengthening our regional economy.
Throughout the years, CSI International, Inc. has donated to many worthwhile organizations in the community.
CSI proudly supports the following organizations. Please take a moment to recognize the charities and organizations that are near and dear to the CSI family:
Florida Gold Coast Swimming is a Local Swimming Committee (LSC) of USA Swimming. USA Swimming is a National Governing Body (NGB) chartered by the United States Olympic Committee. As a NGB, USA Swimming has a regulatory authority over competitive swimming in the United States.
Within USA Swimming there are fifty-nine (59) separate and autonomous Local Swimming Committees (LSCs). Each LSC is responsible for administering USA Swimming Activities in a defined geographical area and has its own set of bylaws under which it operates. A House of Delegates with representation of athletes, coaches, members of the Board of Directors and clubs is responsible for managing the business affairs of the LSC.
David Hammond, COO of CSI International, Inc. is an active member of the Board of Directors for Florida Gold Coast Swimming whose mission is to promote growth and development of a diverse swimming community through education, innovation and a commitment to excellence. Their vision is to create a community in South Florida which develops safety, fitness and competitive excellence through swimming.
Founded in 1990, Boca Ballet Theatre’s mission is to enrich the cultural landscape of our community and to educate our youth in classical ballet and concert dance through focused training, interaction with professional dancers and participation in full-length ballets and contemporary choreography.
David Hammond, CSI International, Inc.’s Chief Operating Officer also serves as the President on the Board of Directors for Boca Ballet Theatre, which is 501c non-profit that is now the 4th largest Ballet Company in Florida and one of the largest youth ballets in the country.
Boca Ballet Theatre runs an outreach program called 1st step that provides classes and transportation for the students at no cost. For more information please visit www.bocaballet.org
Moore College of Art & Design is dedicated to excellence in art and design. Founded in 1848, Moore is the first and only visual arts college for women in the United States. Through its undergraduate bachelor of fine arts degrees for women and its coeducational graduate programs, Moore cultivates creativity, promotes scholarship and prepares its students for professional careers in the arts by emphasizing critical thinking, problem solving, risk-taking, and strong communication skills. Moore is dedicated to producing graduates that distinguish themselves as leaders in their fields.
As a cultural leader, Moore promotes access to the arts throughout the broader community. The Galleries at Moore introduce the work of significant regional, national and international artists to the community through distinctive exhibitions and educational programs. The wide-ranging Continuing Education programs also serve the community by providing opportunities for men and women to learn new skills for personal and professional growth. Through Moore’s acclaimed Young Artist Workshop, founded in 1922, the lives of children and youth are enriched through creative arts education.
Building on its historic legacy of educating women for successful careers in the visual arts, Moore is committed to adapting to the needs of future generations of artists, designers, scholars and educators throughout its diverse educational programs.
CSI proudly supports the Visionary Woman Awards at Moore College of Art & Design
Visionary Woman Awards:
Moore College of Art & Design will present its 2012 Visionary Woman Award to Victorian Hagan and Ellen Lupton on October 18, 2012. Now in its tenth year, the annual Visionary Woman Awards celebrate exceptional women who have made significant contributions to the arts and are national leaders in their fields. Launched in 2003, the annual Visionary Woman Awards recognize women whose lives and careers have made a significant impact on the worlds of art and design. As the first and only women’s visual arts college in the country, Moore College of Art & Design is honored to highlight the extraordinary achievements of women in the arts and provide powerful role models for our talented students. The Visionary Woman Awards bring national attention to Moore and raise funds for Visionary Woman Scholarships for Moore undergraduates.
Read Moore’s press release about the 2012 Visionary Woman Awards
Education of the Heart
Cabrini College is a Catholic institution of higher education dedicated to academic excellence, leadership development, and a commitment to social justice. The College welcomes learners of all faiths, cultures, and backgrounds and prepares them to become engaged citizens of the world.
CSI’s charitable contribution supports the College’s generous scholarships and financial aid, which brings a Cabrini education within the reach of countless students.
The annual Cabrini Classic golf tournament and auction is Cabrini’s single most successful fundraising event, with proceeds benefitting Cabrini students. The 23rd Annual Cabrini Classic was held on Monday, May 7, 2012, at Waynesborough Country Club in Paoli, Pa. This year’s Classic honored Caswell “Cas” F. Holloway III, who has served Cabrini in various roles, including as a Trustee, benefactor, parent and friend. Follow the link for more information about the Cabrini Classic: www.cabrini.edu/giving
United Way of Hancock County
CSI has participated for the past four years and did again this year at the 11th Annual Marathon/United Way Golf Classic that took place on Tuesday, July 17th, and Wednesday July 18th, 2012.
CSI’s participation in the past has been a part of the success of this annual fundraiser, and our hope is that it continues in the future. Since 2002, CSI has supported the efforts of Marathon Petroleum’s campaign. This campaign has generated over $658,000 for the United Way of Hancock County. For more information, , please visit: www.uwhancock.org
Camphill Special School, founded in 1963 on Glenmoore, Chester County, Pennsylvania, is a cutting edge educational community serving children with moderate to profound intellectual and developmental disabilities. The school is a member of the International Camphill Movement, an innovative leader in the disabilities and intentional community field since its inception over seventy years ago. It also is the only accredited Waldorf School for children with special needs in North America.
While every student has a primary diagnosis of mental retardation, each is regarded as a whole and perfect individual who must learn to connect with the world in spite of the obstacles confronting them. Camphill’s educational and vocational programs focus on bringing the arts and academics to life, weaving hands-on activities with skill building. Their students, challenged as they may be, are lovers of literature, music, fine art, and nature. A full range of innovative therapies ensure that wherever a growth of potential is possible, growth will occur.
CSI International, Inc. was a proud sponsor of the Camphill ProAm Gala and Tennis Tournament that took place on June 1 and 2, 2012. 400 people gathered at the Phoenixville Foundry for the ProAm Gala on Friday, June 1 to celebrate Camphill Special School. For more information about this special event please visit: www.camphillspecialschool.org