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SOURCE Invest in Others Charitable Foundation, Inc.
BOSTON, March 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Invest in Others Charitable Foundation, Inc. ("Invest in Others") a public charity that supports the philanthropic and volunteer efforts of financial advisors across the industry, today announced the appointment of Bill Dwyer as the organization's next Chairman of the Board, to take effect later this year.
In this role, Mr. Dwyer will succeed Robert Moore, who has served as Chairman of the Board of the Invest in Others Charitable Foundation since 2009. During this time, Moore has overseen a series of highly successful initiatives that both recognize the charitable activities of financial advisors and encourage the broader industry to support them. Central among these is the Community Leadership Awards, hosted annually by Invest in Others in New York City.
Congratulating Bill Dwyer on his appointment, Robert Moore, chairman of Invest in Others, said, "It has been a privilege to have served in this position and to have had the opportunity to play a role in the life-changing activities this foundation enables in communities across the nation every day. Since its inception in 2006, the work of Invest in Others has continued to expand and grow in importance each year.
"Bill will bring to his role a personal passion and commitment to philanthropy, decades of widely-recognized industry leadership, and a demonstrated track record of advocating for financial advisors and their vital role in the communities that they serve. Under Bill's leadership, the Foundation will continue to expand its industry presence and further broaden the support it receives from broker/dealers and custodians across the financial services industry."
The organization's premier event, the Community Leadership Awards dinner has become a widely recognized industry gathering each year for financial advisors, broker-dealers, asset managers and other financial services leaders, recognizing almost 100 financial advisors and their charities over the past six years. In 2012, Invest in Others introduced the Catalyst Grant program, providing financial support to advisors demonstrating entrepreneurial vision and leadership in creating positive change in their local communities.
About Invest In Others Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Established in 2006, Invest in Others Charitable Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) charity founded with the mission of encouraging and supporting the philanthropic and volunteer activities of financial advisors in their local communities. The Invest in Others mission is achieved through a community-based approach to philanthropy that seeks to strengthen neighborhoods from within by empowering those who are committed to serving others in their professional and personal lives. As mentors, volunteers, fundraisers and leaders, financial advisors lend their unique skills and perspectives to the challenges and opportunities facing their neighbors. Invest in Others is proud to support and promote these efforts to better our world one community at a time. For more information, visit www.investinothers.org.
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