Saint Petersburg, Florida (PRWEB) March 20, 2014
United Capital Funding Corp., the leading provider of professional Accounts Receivable based funding and credit management solutions in the United States, announced today it was supporting an effort by its employees to volunteer at the Tampa Bay Blues Festival to be held from April 11–13, 2014 in Saint Petersburg, Florida.
“United Capital Funding has been a consistent strong supporter of numerous local events such as The Tampa Bay Blues Festival and we are 100% in support of our employees donating their time to such a worthy cause,” commented Mark Mandula, Managing Partner of United Capital Funding. “We fully support the mission of The Tampa Bay Blues Festival due to the fact that all proceeds of the Tampa Bay Blues Festival benefit Pinellas County Association for Retarded Children [PARC].”
About the Tampa Bay Blues Festival
Each year since 1995, some of the biggest names in blues music have taken the stage at the Tampa Bay Blues Festival in St. Petersburg, Florida. Blues enthusiasts from all over the world come to scenic Vinoy Park to watch this spectacular showcase of American Blues music, performed right on the waterfront. With acres of plush grass and palm trees, Vinoy Park is the perfect tropical setting for one of the world’s biggest and best blues concerts.
Tampa Bay Blues Festival has established itself as one of the world’s preeminent blues concerts and was the recipient of the Blues Foundation’s 2011 “Keepin’ the Blues Alive” award for Best U.S. Blues Festival. Over the years, The Tampa Bay Blues Festival stages have welcomed legends such as Buddy Guy, George Thorogood, Taj Mahal, Robert Cray, Delbert McClinton, Little Feat, Jonny Lang, Los Lobos, Jerry Lee Lewis, Koko Taylor, Jimmie Vaughan, Irma Thomas, Susan Tedeschi and others.
Some of the artists scheduled to perform at the 2014 Tampa Bay Blues Festival include Buddy Guy, Shemekia Copeland, Coco Montoya, Matt Schofield, Selwyn Birchwood, Michael McDonald, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Tommy Castro and The Painkillers, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Nikki Hill, Irma Thomas, James Hunter, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Tad Robinson and George Porter Jr.
The Tampa Bay Blues Festival is produced by the Tampa Bay Blues Foundation, Inc., a not-for-profit corporation. Proceeds from the event benefit their charity partner, Pinellas Association for Retarded Children [PARC].
About Pinellas Association for Retarded Children [PARC]
PARC is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities to exercise their independence and experience life to the fullest. Since 1953, PARC has grown into a large social service agency that serves more than 800 children and adults with developmental disabilities in the Tampa Bay area. PARC offers over 40 unique services and continues to be an advocate and a voice for individuals with developmental disabilities locally, statewide and nationally. PARC has built an enduring relationship with its children and adults, their families and the community.
About United Capital Funding Corporation
Over the past 17 years, United Capital Funding and its employees have contributed nearly $500,000 in local, regional, national and global giving. In addition to these direct financial contributions, United has made significant pro bono contributions of time and United Capital employee skills to support their Corporate Citizenship program. Some of the charities supported by United include PARC, Taste of Pinellas All Children’s Hospital, AMI Kids Pinellas, TBRI, JFCS, the Wounded Warrior Project, Inc., Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Tampa Bay Watch, CASA, The Salvador Dali Museum, The Morean Arts Center, The Chihuly Collection, The Museum of Fine Arts, Police Athletic League, The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tampa Bay, Heroes of the St. Pete Police, Derrick Brooks Charities, Inc., Community Service Foundation, Suncoast Hospice, Clothes to Kids, Inc., Wilderness Trail, The First Tee of Saint Petersburg and a wide array of other organizations.
United Capital Funding Corporation provides Intelligent Working Capital via factoring, credit insurance coverage and efficient Accounts Receivable management solutions to clients nationwide. These professional services allow clients to strengthen their cash flow, streamline internal operations and assist them in competing successfully in the current challenging economic environment. United recently exceeded $2+ Billion in funded and managed relationships since its formation in 1997. Starting with a single Florida based client, United Capital Funding now serves clients in 29 states, and is based in Tampa Bay, Florida. United also has a regional offices in Nashville, Tennessee and Charlotte, North Carolina.
United Capital Funding is the fiscally savvy alternative for healthy companies in the staffing, government, manufacturing, service, distribution, technology and professional services sectors looking to profit from the flexibility and speed of partnering with a privately held, well capitalized source. Additional information on the specialized business financial services provided by United, including factoring, Accounts Receivable management, and working capital are available online at their website: http://www.ucfunding.com.