SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third consecutive year, ACE employees in San Antonio chose their local chapter of Boys and Girls Club to be the beneficiary of the funds raised during the Give A Little Campaign. This year, thanks to the generosity of ACE's customers and employees, ACE was able to donate $16,375 to the Boys and Girls Club of San Antonio.
In addition to the donation, ACE employees in San Antonio actively volunteer with local charities including the Boys and Girls Club.
"To us, giving back to the community involves more than monetary donations. We are committed to providing volunteer hours and resources to organizations in the communities we serve," said Eric Norrington, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs at ACE. "Our employees and customers continue to be passionate about supporting local organizations like the Boys and Girls Club of San Antonio."
The Give A Little Campaign is a national fundraiser that allows ACE employees to choose the benefiting organizations. Nationally, the 2015 Give A Little Campaign is providing more than $447,000 to charities across the country, including: AdoptAClassroom.org, Autism Speaks, Back on My Feet, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Boys and Girls Club, National Down Syndrome Society, Providence House and Stars Scholarship Fund.
"Support from local business is crucial to our success," says Angie Mock, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of San Antonio. "For several years now, ACE Cash Express has been supporting our programs that focus on academic success."
The Give A Little Campaign is a part of ACE's charitable-giving program, which supports organizations that help children, provide education and promote financial literacy. Since its inception in 2004, the ACE Community Fund has donated more than $9.7 million to charitable organizations in the communities that ACE serves.
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ACE Cash Express, Inc. is a leading retailer of financial services, including payday loans, installment loans, title loans, check cashing, bill payment, wire transfer, money orders and prepaid debit card services. ACE is the largest owner and operator of check cashing stores in the United States and the second largest owner and operator of short-term consumer loan stores in the United States. ACE focuses on serving consumers, many of whom seek alternatives to traditional banking relationships in order to gain convenient and immediate access to financial services. For additional information about ACE Cash Express, visit www.acecashexpress.com.
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