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NEWS RELEASE: Local Accounting Firm Shifts Gears For The Day To Give Back With Company-Wide “Volunteer Day”

By MarksNelson on June 5, 2014 in News Releases

MarksNelson Sends All Employees To Four Local Charity Organizations

WHO: Today, over  90 of the employees from MarksNelson accounting firm will set aside their calculators and spreadsheets and roll up their sleeves to participate in the annual “Volunteer Day” with four local Kansas City charity organizations.

WHAT: In an ongoing effort to make its mark on the community, MarksNelson has organized a company-wide volunteer day event to build stronger relationships with local nonprofit organizations and promote and encourage teamwork. Employees were given a choice of four firm nonprofit partners, including:

The Boy Scouts of America: MarksNelson volunteers will assist with numerous projects at Camp Naish, such as building trails, staining shelters, weeding, installing a perimeter fence and more.
Center School District: MarksNelson volunteers will team up with a school within the district, working on indoor and outdoor activities.
Community Linc: MarksNelson volunteers will help out around the grounds, assisting with painting, digging a trench for a sidewalk, power washing decks and building a retaining wall in front of the apartments. In the event of bad weather, volunteers will be preparing vacant apartments or organizing storage areas.
Ronald McDonald House: MarksNelson volunteers will be completing general chores around the house such as organizing storage areas, landscaping, moving furniture, stocking the pantry and sanitizing toys and other activities that vary based on daily need.

WHEN: Thursday, June 5th, 2014

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: Employees will volunteer at the following charity organization locations:
The Boy Scouts of America: 1100 Martinek Lane, Kansas City, KS
Center School District: assistance at three schools

Center High School, 8715 Holmes Rd, Kansas City, MO 64131
Community Linc: 4012 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO 64110
Ronal McDonald House: 2502 Cherry St, Kansas City, MO 64108

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