McGladrey Raises $400,000 for the Community Through The McGladrey Classic
CHICAGO, IL — McGladrey LLP, the leading U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market and title sponsor of the PGA TOUR's McGladrey Classic, recently announced that the 2012 tournament raised $400,000 for Special Olympics, Southeast Georgia Boys and Girls Clubs and other charitable organizations.
The $400,000 raised during the 2012 McGladrey Classic represents a 33 percent increase over funds raised during the 2011 event, bringing the total raised for charitable organizations since the inception of the tournament in 2010 to $850,000.
"Stewardship is one of McGladrey's core values, and has been an important part of who we are for 86 years," said Joe Adams, managing partner and CEO for McGladrey. "We support Special Olympics and other not-for-profit organizations nationally through The McGladrey Classic, and thousands of our employees are actively engaged in their local communities on an ongoing basis and through our firm's annual Volunteer Day. We are pleased that so many of our partners, employees and golf fans share their time and talents in this way."
"Like the game of golf, McGladrey has a strong commitment to giving back to those in need," said PGA TOUR Professional and Team McGladrey Member Davis Love III, whose foundation hosts The McGladrey Classic. "It's a pleasure to partner with an organization whose values are so closely aligned with those of the game and of the Davis Love Foundation."
To learn more about how McGladrey supports the community, visit the Community Involvement page.
About The McGladrey Classic
The McGladrey Classic is a PGA TOUR tournament played on the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club in Saint Simons, Georgia. The tournament is hosted by the Davis Love Foundation which was established by PGA pro golfer Davis Love III for the purpose of contributing to the well-being and progress of society by supporting both national and community-based programs that focus on children and their families. The McGladrey Classic is named for title sponsor McGladrey LLP, the leading U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, with more than 6,500 professionals and associates in 75 offices nationwide.
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