MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#familyfunday–Amscot is set to celebrate the Open House Family Fun Day of its Miami
branch at 8099 South Dixie Highway on Saturday, April 9th from 11 a.m.
to 1 p.m. As part of the open house celebration, Amscot will be donating
$500 to the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami, a non profit
organization that has served over 1.6 million people through home
construction, rehabilitation and repairs and by increasing access to
improved shelter through products and services. An additional 3 million
people now have the potential to improve their living conditions due to
other efforts like training in construction and financial management and
by advocating for policies and systems that increase access to housing
In addition to supporting Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami, the
open house event will also offer an array of activities for families.
Everyone wins something when they spin our prize wheel, including a $100
Publix Gift Card for one lucky person! Bike helmets will be given to the
first 100 kids to arrive and there will be radio station giveaways from
Y100 FM as they broadcast live from Amscot’s parking lot. Free
refreshments and lunch from Pollo Tropical will be provided and there
will be giveaways from Western Union. An Amscot recruiter will be on
hand to talk about the many exciting career opportunities available with
“Through the years, Amscot has served countless Florida families with
convenient financial services that help them get on with the business of
life. When we hold events like this, it’s only natural that our focus on
families and children remains front and center,” says Ian MacKechnie,
Amscot’s Founder & CEO.
The Child Rescue Network will be on hand for a free kid’s fingerprinting
program. Their Safety ID Program will weigh and measure kids, take a
thumbprint and photograph and give parents a laminated Safety ID Card to
put in their wallets. These valuable tools save lives and can help
quickly reunite a lost child with his family.
All Amscot branches are open 365 days a year, providing convenient
access to financial services. Amscot offers cash advances, check
cashing, electronic bill payment, money transfer services, prepaid
cards, notary services, ATMs, copying and faxing service. Additionally,
a consumer can obtain money orders with no purchase fees – no other
purchase is necessary for a customer to be able to purchase a money
order for free.
Founded in 1989, Amscot employs close to 2,000 associates who work at
the company’s 239 retail branches and at the company’s corporate
headquarters in Tampa. Amscot operates branches in 20 Florida counties.
The company has retail locations in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco,
Hernando, Polk, Hardee, Highlands, Manatee, Sarasota, Orange, Osceola,
Seminole, Lake, Volusia, Brevard, Marion, Citrus, Flagler, Broward and
Alexandra Bustos, 813-637-6277