BATON ROUGE, La., June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, June 20, Republic Finance presented its 2017 fundraising proceeds to the American Cancer Society. Through the efforts of Republic Finance employees across seven states, the regional lender raised $34,682.24 for lifesaving research toward finding better treatments and cures for cancer.
With over 160 branch locations in the southeastern region of the U.S., Republic Finance believes in taking care of its surrounding communities. To do this, employees participated in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life events in their communities and contributed through individual donations.
"Republic Finance was proud to partner with American Cancer Society for the second year in an effort to raise funds in the fight against cancer. This year's Relay for Life, held during Live After Five in downtown Baton Rouge, as well as Lip Sync Battle Baton Rouge, were events that our team members had a great time attending and participating in! The team at ACS is a joy to work with and have been a great help in coordinating our company-wide fund-raising efforts! We are already looking forward to next year's campaign," said Senior Marketing Analyst Ashley Ponsaa.
About Republic Finance: Founded in 1952, Republic Finance specializes in providing a variety of consumer loans, flexible lending options and incomparable customer service, and has assisted its customers in meeting their personal finance goals for more than 60 years. With branch offices located within Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee and now Texas, Republic Finance is proud to serve more than 200,000 customers in over 160 communities throughout the United States.
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