ROCKVILLE, MD, Jan. 14, 2022 — E. Cohen, a nationally ranked assurance, tax, and consulting firm headquartered in Rockville, MD, announced that it raised nearly $25,000 for the Greater Washington Community Foundation’s (The Community Foundation) Food for Montgomery Fund during the 2021 holiday season.
Striving to make an even greater impact in the local community during the holiday season, E. Cohen renewed its fundraising efforts in support of The Community Foundation’s initiative to combat food insecurity in Montgomery County, MD. Through direct appeals to clients, employees, and friends, E. Cohen neared its goal of raising $30,000 for this effort, demonstrating that people can have an amazing impact when they band together and challenge each other to help out their community.
“It has been great to see how many clients, employees, and friends again supported this vital cause,” E. Cohen Managing Principal Eric Cohen stated. “The Community Foundation does absolutely outstanding work in the Montgomery County community, and I am so proud of the E. Cohen community for helping that outreach continue for a second year.”
The Food for Montgomery initiative is a coordinated public-private response effort that is marshalling the resources of county government, the knowledge and connections of food providers, and generous donations of hundreds of people and businesses to address the drastic increase in food insecurity among households in Montgomery County, MD due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The partners of this initiative work to provide food assistance and essential supplies to more than 114,000 Montgomery County residents struggling with food insecurity. For more information, visit: www.tinyurl.com/FoodforMontgomery.
“We are deeply inspired by the leadership and generosity of the E. Cohen firm and employees,” said Anna Hargrave, Executive Director for Montgomery County at the Greater Washington Community Foundation. “The E. Cohen team recognized that there are still alarmingly high needs across our county. Their campaign will bring relief to thousands of low-income essential workers, children, seniors, people with disabilities, and families still reeling from the loss of breadwinners and caregivers due to COVID-19.”
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