Financial Planning Days Provide Financial Help to Those in Need

In light of the recent economic crisis, many Americans are experiencing financial uncertainty, loss of assets and a diminished quality of life.  Many have pressing financial questions that need answers, and unfortunately, many have not had the opportunity to discuss those questions with professional financial planners. The Financial Planning Association®, Certified Financial Planner Board of… Read more »

Georgia Association “Runs” for STEM Education

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the state’s technology industry, is expanding their annual Techie 10K Run/Walk this year to include a 5K option for participants. The event takes place October 1 at 8 AM and will benefit the organization’s efforts to fund more science and technology education for… Read more »

Louisiana Association Awards $40k in Scholarship Funds

The Louisiana Restaurant Association (LRA) through its Education Foundation awarded $40,000 in scholarship money to twelve Louisiana students this month.  The scholarships will allow the students to continue their culinary careers and the awards were presented at the LRA Awards Gala in New Orleans. The LRAEF Scholarship Fund was created in 2009 to provide an… Read more »

ARA Shines a Bright Light on Good Sportsmanship

In a climate of, “if it bleeds it leads” and unprecedented popularity of negative poor sportsmanship stories going viral, trying to popularize good sportsmanship was and is a daunting task. The Awards and Recognition Association’s ARA Sportsmanship Award has not only taken it on  – as the association presents the ARA Sportsmanship Award to a… Read more »

Kansas Dental Association Helping Low Income Children Receive Medical Help

The Kansas Dental Association is celebrating its 140th anniversary by creating a program to help low-income families receive affordable dental care.  In honor of the anniversary, the association is launching an initiative to encourage 140 more Kansas dentists to participate in Medicaid. The goal of the program is to have more dentists participate in the… Read more »