HUD Secretary Ben Carson, honorary chair of the 2017 CFC, sat down with Federal Times on Oct. 11, 2017. (John Bretschneider/Staff)
Secretary Carson talks future of CFC, feds' charitable spirit

With declining donations year-over-year and a late start, the 2017 Combined Federal Campaign has a tough road ahead. That hasn’t put a damper on the spirit of this year’s honorary chair, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, who believes strongly in Americans’ charitable nature – particularly that of federal employees.