Employees in every firm office dedicate the workday to combat food
CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BakerTillyStewardship–On July 14, accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Tilly) held its first Stewardship Day – a firmwide day of community
service focused on volunteering with hunger relief organizations.
A total of 1,340 Baker Tilly professionals participated in Stewardship
Day, giving more than 7,000 hours of their time to the cause of food
insecurity. Participants worked at more than 45 community and nonprofit
programs throughout the country.
Activities varied across the firm, from packing and delivering food at
the Greater Chicago Food Depository and the Maryland Food Bank to
harvesting food at the Food Share Program greenhouse in Philadelphia and
conducting a food drive in support of the Goodman Community Center and
River Food Pantrystock in Madison, Wisconsin.
Baker Tilly’s Stewardship Day was intended to build on the firm’s long
legacy of joining in the fight against hunger. The daylong activities in
more than 30 cities celebrated Baker Tilly team members’ ongoing
contributions to the communities in which they live and work.
“Stewardship is one of Baker Tilly’s core values. As a firm and as
individuals, we look for ways to leave the world a better place,” Baker
Tilly CEO Alan Whitman said. “It was an incredible day intended to make
a difference. It was inspiring to see our team members work together to
make a meaningful impact on the common cause of food insecurity.”
About Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (bakertilly.com)
Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized,
full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized
professionals connect with clients and their businesses through
refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700
employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the
15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered
in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly
International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and
business advisory firms in 141 countries, with 28,000 professionals. The
combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.8 billion.
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