The Illinois CPA Society announced on Monday that they have awarded $60,000 in scholarships to 31 accounting students as part of the Society’s Accounting Scholarship Program funded by the CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois.
WeiserMazars, the accounting, tax and advisory services firm, recently completed its first "Days of Service" – a volunteer initiative that encourages employees to devote a full work day to assisting local service agencies. The Days of Service initiative is part of the firm’s We Are WeiserMazars program that looks to build employees’ personal and professional growth through the "tenants of association, respect and excellence."…
On Monday, the National Society of Accountants (NSA) announced a total of 39 students earning scholarships from the Society's Scholarship Foundation. Together, they will receive $45,875 in scholarship awards.
PwC Greater Michigan holds '100 Ways to Give Back' event to celebrate 100 years of community service
PwC US announced on Friday that its Greater Michigan practice is launching its "100 Ways to Give Back" volunteer initiative to mark its 100th anniversary in Detroit. The volunteer campaign is starting with the Annual Day of Giving on June 19, when more than 450 employees will volunteer at numerous locations in Detroit. Additionally, employees will volunteer in 100 ways throughout 2015 to support youth education, economic and community development, and talent recruitment efforts in the community.
Gallina LLP announced a partnership with Placer Food Bank, a Feed Families affiliate, in their Roseville, California headquarters on Friday. The office extended an offer to local nonprofit organizations to collect aluminum and plastic recyclables from empty employee beverage containers. After receiving an overwhelming number of interested nonprofits, Gallina awarded the opportunity to Roseville-based, Placer Food Bank.
The inaugural Money$peak Competition, presented by the Mercadien Foundation and Rider University, with participating teams from Hopewell Valley, Lawrence, Nottingham, Steinert, and West Windsor Plainsboro North high schools, kicked on Wednesday, June 3. The Mercadien Group, Rider University, New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Group, First Choice Bank, Fulton Bank, Random Thought Studio, and Titan Technologies made this experience for Mercer County high school students possible through their support.
On Tuesday afternoon, the second day of events at Practitioners Symposium and Tech Conference in Orlando, Fla., Sarah Cirelli, interactive marketing manager at WithumSmith+Brown, spoke to an audience on the advantages on creative marketing in her presentation titled, "Video Strategy to Break Through Your Marketing Barriers."
On Tuesday, FIU’s College of Business announced that PwC has donated $100,000 in support of FIU's School of Accounting.
On Tuesday morning, the second day of events at Practitioners Symposium and Tech Conference in Orlando, Fla., Richard Caturano, the national leader of culture, diversity and inclusion at McGladrey and chairmen at the AICPA, addressed an audience on the merits of diversity in business in his presentation titled, "The 'I' in Diversity & Inclusion."
On Tuesday morning, the second day of events at Practitioners Symposium and Tech Conference in Orlando, Fla., Dave Maney, Founder/CEO of Deke Digital held a presentation on producing smarter social media content entitled, "Inbound Lead Generation Using Social Media."