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SECC passes $70,000 mark early in campaign

101514Feature_SECCThe 2014 North Carolina State Employees Combined Campaign (SECC) has reached 35 percent of its goal.

That’s a great start – and it means there’s a long ways to go.

The SECC helps more than a thousand charitable and service organizations in our community and state that make people’s lives better. Employees can select from many options to support their favorite charities.

All contributions are confidential and tax-deductible, Campaign Chair Ruth DeHoog reminds us, and can be made through payroll deduction, credit card, check or cash. Using payroll deduction allows you to spread your contribution out across the year, with the first deduction taken in January, 2015. Credit card and payroll deduction pledges can be made quickly and easily using our e-pledge online payment system, which you can also use to notify us if you are not planning to participate this year.

“Please visit our giving website or complete and return a sealed giving envelope to your solicitor by November 7, 2014, whether you choose to donate or not,” she says.

“We encourage you to