Rockville, MD, October 29, 2008/PRNewswire/ — The Aronson Foundation, a charitable organization, recently announced its fourth $10,000 grant to Hearts and Home for Youth (HHY) of Silver Spring, Md. In support of the Therapeutic Recreation Program at the Caithness Shelter Home for runaway and homeless youth.
Jeffery P. Capron, CPA, Managing Officer of the Aronson Foundation remarked, “The Foundation is proud to be able to support the mission of Hearts and Homes for youth, donating $40,000 to the organization in the past three years. They have proven themselves to be a valuable and efficient organization and we firmly believe that our investment in their work is an investment in the children of our community.”
Aronson & Company, a Washington area accounting and consulting firm, formed the Aronson Foundation to address the needs of the community they have served for over 40 years. With a primary focus on the needs of children, the Foundation grants charitable contributions to organizations who have dedicated themselves to providing services that enhance the world and help the people in it thrive and succeed. All of this is made possible through the generosity and enthusiasm of Aronson & Company staff, officers, clients and friends.
Since their incorporation in 1964, Hearts & Homes for Youth (HHY) has helped over 30,000 abused, neglected, runaway, abandoned, homeless, and at-risk youth. HHY provides therapeutic programs that promote growth and healing, family reunification, and the development of life skills to help each youth reach his/her potential.
“Every single day in the lives of the troubled children we serve is precious. The Aronson Foundation has invested literally thousands of those days for hundreds of children; a most generous commitment to their lives, their futures – and a return on investment beyond measure,” commented Rex Smith, President and CEO of Hearts & Homes.
Since 1962, Aronson & Company has been serving the Metro area business community. Over the years, we have dedicated funds and efforts toward charitable goals, each year establishing higher goals to work toward. Aronson & Company continuously looks for ways in which to give more back to the people who have made this community such a wonderful place in which to do business and live.
About Aronson & Company and the Aronson Foundation
As the Mid-Atlantic region’s premier accounting and consulting firm, Aronson & Company has built a tradition of excellence spanning nearly 50 years. Hundreds of dedicated business experts provide innovative solutions designed specifically for each client. A&C specializes in comprehensive audit, tax and consulting services for clients ranging from individual taxpayers up through publicly traded companies.
In 2007 & 2008, A&C was named one of the Metro area’s Best Places to Work by the Washington Business Journal. A&C is proud to be one of INSIDE Public Accounting’s top 50 national accounting firms and we have been featured on their elite Best of the Best list for three years running. A&C has also been named to Public Accounting Report’s top 50, and is ranked as a top 10 accounting and consulting firm by the Washington Business Journal. Most of A&C’s professional experts are members of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Aronson & Company established the Aronson Foundation in 2004.