FIG is a partner to community and regional banks, while also being a supporter within the communities and regions that we serve. Writing donations is the easy part, but offering our time makes a greater impact on others. Several members of the FIG Partners team have long histories of service and support for numerous charitable causes. Count on FIG to be your partners in the community, today and in the future.
A History Of Community Support From FIG Partners
FIG Partners has been a supporter and volunteer to several other organizations since our inception in 2003, including The Boys & Girls Club, Paralympic skier Sam Ferguson (http://www.samferguson.org), Cool Girls Inc., Atlanta Women’s Foundation, Hedge Funds Care, Morningside Elementary School, Food For The Poor, Nashville RBI, Atlanta Artists Center, Junior League, Boy Scouts of America, and Special Olympics. We encourage our team at FIG to be involved with their time, talents, and treasures to support communities throughout our footprint.
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Providing children and their families housing while receiving extended medical attention is the focus of over 200 Ronald McDonald Houses worldwide. The two houses in Atlanta serve over 1600 families each year. Our colleague Christopher Marinac has served this charity since 1996. He is currently a member of the board and also served as past chairman. For more information, visit: http://www.armh.com/.
Press On to CURE Childhood Cancer
FIG Partners has been an annual sponsor of the “Play For Patrick” series in recognition of a young man with Stage IV Neuroblastoma blood disorder. We support research into novel and less toxic therapies for this and other deadly pediatric cancers. For more information, please visit www.CureChildhoodCancer.org.
Moving In The Spirit
Our colleague Randi Williams has long been a volunteer and mentor within this 23-year old youth development organization that utilizes dance as a creative tool to enrich the lives of children living in Atlanta’s underserved communities. These dynamic programs help young people develop their confidence and leadership skills, encouraging them to overcome the challenges they face each day and realize the full potential for their lives. For more information, visit http://movinginthespirit.org/
American Red Cross
Wherever Mother Nature has struck with disaster, the Red Cross has been on the scene with relief and rescue. FIG Partners is an ongoing supporter of the Red Cross’ efforts with prior donations on behalf of victims from Hurricane Katrina, the Indonesian Tsunami, and Guatemala. For more ways you can help, visit http://www.redcross.org.