November 14, 2014

Marcum Distributes Record Fundraising Proceeds from Annual Marcum Workplace Challenge

Marcum Distributes Record Fundraising Proceeds from Annual Marcum Workplace Challenge

New York City, NY – A new fundraising record was set by the 2014 Marcum Workplace Challenge, a 3.5-mile walk-run for charity at Jones Beach State Park on Long Island, NY. $95,000 was awarded to Long Island Cares: The Harry Chapin Food Bank; the Long Island Children’s Museum, and the Children’s Medical Fund of New York, bringing total contributions to date to more than $477,000. Annual proceeds last year were $80,000.

Event sponsors and representatives of the charity beneficiaries gathered at Marcum LLP’s Melville office for the check ceremony.

Marcum Distributes Record Fundraising Proceeds from Annual Marcum Workplace Challenge
Pictured: (L to R): Gina Garcia, Long Island Children’s Museum; Carolyn Mazzenga, Marcum LLP; Mindy Davidson, Greater Long Island Running Club; Paule Pachter, Long Island Cares: The Harry Chapin Food Bank; Suzanne LeBlanc, Long Island Children’s Museum; and Wendy Talerman, Children’s Medical Fund of New York.
(Back row): Winsome Foulkes and Shaunee Mulgrave, Telephonics; Mei Ling Mui, Coleman Leviter and Donna Lodrini, Arrow Electronics, George Coburn, PSEG-Long Island; Johanna Keep, CMS LLC; Jeff Bloch, Marcum LLP; Glen Wolther, All Round Foods; Michael Lettera, North Shore LIJ; Cindy Ryan, NS-LIJ/South Oaks-BLM; Cindy Lesperance, Merritt Environmental; Vicki Colacicco, Scotto Brothers.

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Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as select international locations. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting, and assurance services; advisory, valuation, and litigation support; managed accounting services; and an extensive portfolio of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as nonprofit and social sector entities, high net worth individuals, private equity funds, and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses. Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services.