Miami, FL (PressExposure) February 16, 2011 -- Nationally recognized public accounting firm Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC (MBAF) partnered with the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County (JFSPC) to help with fundraising efforts. MBAF hosted the volunteer callers for the Federation, providing its Boca Raton office space and telephones for Federation's Boca West Phone-a-thon. More than $80,000 were raised for the charitable organization.
Funds from the event will benefit more than 30 agencies locally and worldwide, including Federation's four founding beneficiaries - the Adolph and Rose Levis Jewish Community Center, Donna Klein Jewish Academy, Ruth Rales Jewish Family Service and the Jewish Association for Residential Care, a nonprofit organization dedicated to enabling people with disabilities to live full lives in their communities and provide support for their families.
"The Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County is one of the most trusted names in local philanthropy and MBAF was honored to join this fundraising effort that will benefit many in our community. Our firm is committed to supporting our community, particularly through philanthropic endeavors," said Marjorie Horwin, CPA and partner-in-charge of MBAF's Boca Raton office. Horwin is a member of the Federation's finance and audit committee and chair of the organization's Professional Advisory Committee (PAC).
The Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County has raised as much as $20.8 million per year in recent years, ranking it among the top 12 Jewish Federations in the U.S. With more than 83 percent of all donations going directly to recipients, the organization's contributions help support a full range of critical and life-enhancing programs and services for those in need everywhere.
To learn more about the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County, please visit http://www.jewishboca.org and for more information on MBAF, please visit http://www.mbaf.com.
About Morrison Brown Argiz & Farra, LLC
Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC is one of the nation's Top 40 certified public accounting and advisory firms and the largest Florida-based accounting firm in the state. Ranked for the last 15 years as one of the top 25 performing firms in the country on INSIDE Public Accounting's "Best of the Best" list, MBAF provides value-added assurance, domestic and international tax services and management advisory services such as litigation support, business consulting and technology solutions to entrepreneurs, privately-held businesses, wealthy individuals, family groups, private and public corporations, exempt organizations and legal practitioners across a broad range of industries. More than 400 highly-qualified partners and employees serve domestic and international clients in more than 45 states and 44 countries from offices in Miami, New York, Baltimore, Boca Raton, Boulder, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Valhalla and India.
About the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County
Since 1979, the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County has been one of the most trusted names in local philanthropy, raising funds to further the welfare of Jews here, in Israel and in more than 60 countries around the world. The Jewish Federation is the central address for the Jewish community in south Palm Beach County and also the primary fund-raising, planning and allocating agency for one of the fastest-growing Jewish communities in North America. The Jewish Federation works with a variety of affiliated-member and beneficiary-member agencies and organizations, together creating "partners in a caring community."
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