SAN RAMON, Calif., May 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Armanino LLP, one of the top 25 largest accounting and business consulting firms in the U.S., today announced it is closing its offices for the day so that employees can volunteer for more than 45 projects across the country as part of the 10th annual Great Give. The yearly community service event teams up firm staff and partners with nonprofits for a variety of daylong philanthropic projects that serve communities where employees live and work. This year, Armanino is set to donate 4,000 hours of community service during the Great Give.
“The Great Give is one of the most special days of the year at our firm, as it empowers our people to connect with special causes and charitable organizations that are most meaningful to them,” said Andy Armanino, managing partner of Armanino LLP. “For nearly a decade, it has been our privilege to offer our time, talents and energy to give back to our communities.”
The Great Give is a firm-wide event that has grown steadily over the years since first launching in 2009. It is part of the firm’s service initiative, Helping Hand, a collection of giving efforts that include the Armanino Foundation, 30 by 30 year-round service projects, and company-sponsored volunteer vacations across the country. Armanino’s Helping Hand offers a unique opportunity for employees to contribute to social causes and nonprofit organizations year-round.
Employees from around the country are participating in Great Give projects benefiting:
San Francisco Bay Area: Animal Outreach of the Mother Lode, Blue Devil Performing Arts, Catholic Communities of Pleasanton, Community Health Awareness Council, Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School, Down Syndrome Connection of the Bay Area, Exploratorium, Guadalupe Park Conservancy, JW House, Montalvo Arts Center, Monument Crisis Center, Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence, Oakland Zoo, Respite and Research for Alzheimer’s Disease, Ronald McDonald House Charities Bay Area, Sacred Heart Community Service, Saint Benedict Church, Saint David School, Saint Patrick School, Saint Vincent’s Day Home, San Damiano Retreat, San Francisco SPCA, San Jose Day Nursery, Seven Tepees Youth Program, Shelter Inc., SonRise Equestrian Foundation, St. Bonaventure Church, Sunflower Hill
Dallas: CitySquare, Irving Cares, My Possibilities, North Texas Food Bank, Operation Kindness, Vogel Alcove, VolunteerNow
Los Angeles Area: Assistance League Los Angeles, Child Development Institute, Early Learning Center, Malibu Foundation for Environmental Education/Kids Ocean Day, National Park Service, Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy, New Horizon, Operation Gratitude, Ronald McDonald House – Los Angeles
San Diego: Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank
San Luis Obispo: GleanSLO
Chandler, Arizona: Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank
Wheat Ridge, Colorado: Compass Montessori School
Portland, Oregon: The Nature Conservancy
Naperville, Illinois: Almost Home Kids
Canton, Ohio: Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church Clothing and Food Pantry
Sammamish, Washington: Beaver Lake Middle School
Armanino LLP (www.armaninollp.com) is one of the top 25 largest independent accounting and business consulting firms in the nation. Armanino provides an integrated set of audit, tax, business management, consulting and technology solutions to companies in the U.S. and globally. The firm helps clients adapt and change in every stage of business, from startup through rapid growth to the sale of a company. Armanino emphasizes smart technology, leading a cloud revolution of financial, operational, sales and compliance tools that are transforming the way companies do business. The firm extends its global services to more than 100 countries through its membership in Moore Stephens International Limited, one of the world’s major accounting and consulting membership organizations. In addition to its core consulting and accounting practices, Armanino operates its division, AMF Media Group (www.amfmediagroup.com), a media and communications services agency. Its affiliate, Intersect Capital (www.intersectcapitalllc.com), is an independent financial planning, wealth and lifestyle management firm.
Kyle McGuire, AMF Media Group
925.790.2788 / Kyle@amfmediagroup.com