New York, NY (PRWEB) March 13, 2012
Rothstein Kass (http://www.rkco.com), a leading professional services provider to the financial services industry, will receive the “Community Outreach” award at the 7th Annual Garden State Woman of the Year Awards Luncheon on Friday, March 23rd. Rosalie Mandel, Principal and Founder of the LIFE (Leadership Inspiration Family Empowerment) program, Rothstein Kass’ firm-wide women’s initiative, will accept the award on behalf of the firm at the Park Avenue Club in Florham Park, NJ. A portion of the proceeds from the luncheon will support the Garden State Woman Education Foundation Scholarship Fund. For additional details on the event, please visit: http://www.gswoman.com.
“At Rothstein Kass, our collaborative culture drives employees to continuously support one another, and we apply this same principle to our local community. We recognize and understand the importance of giving back and preparing the next generation of women professionals for success. It is truly gratifying to be the recipient of this year’s ‘Community Outreach’ award,” said Rosalie Mandel, Principal-in-Charge of the Rothstein Kass LIFE program. “Mentorship is one of the critical components of the LIFE program. We consistently strive to help young women become the leaders of tomorrow, by teaching them how to further develop their skills and to seize opportunities for the future.”
The Garden State Woman Education Foundation Scholarship Fund supports inner-city New Jersey girls that have been accepted to a four-year New Jersey college or university. Currently the program has seven scholars; six at Rutgers and one at William Paterson University. New and past recipients of the scholarship will be honored at the luncheon.
About Rothstein Kass:
Rothstein Kass is a premier professional services firm that has served privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as high-net-worth individuals and families, for more than 50 years. As trusted advisors to our clients, Rothstein Kass provides accounting, auditing and tax services, as well as a full array of integrated services, to clients across industry spectrums and in all stages of organizational development. At the core of Rothstein Kass’ remarkable success lies our commitment to hiring, developing and retaining employees that represent an entrepreneurial spirit mirroring that of the sophisticated business and financial services communities that we serve.