The AICPA awarded CPA firm DiSanto, Priest & Co., of Warwick, R.I., the 2014 Public Service Award for Firms for its commitment to the community. The annual award honors a firm that has demonstrated outstanding public service.

James Curry, chair of the awards committee, presented the award at the spring meeting of the Institute’s governing Council, which began today in Washington, D.C.

“The commitment to public service extends far beyond the leadership at DiSanto, Priest & Co.,” Curry stated. “It is deeply embedded throughout the firm’s culture.”

DiSanto, Priest & Co. has contributed more than $238,000 and donated hours of service to a variety of charities, including:

  • Jake’s Wheels
  • The Impossible Dream
  • The J. Arthur Trudeau Center
  • The Gabrielle Dinsmore Heart and Hope Fund
  • The Artic Mission

In addition the firm’s charitable efforts, members of its professional staff regularly donate time and serve on boards of charitable organizations throughout the state of Rhode Island.
A list of previous Public Service Award winners can be found on the AICPA’s Member Awards page here