MIAMI, FL – October 25, 2012 – The Children’s Trust was awarded the “Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting” by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The Trust was notified Wednesday, Oct. 24 by the GFOA that it had been granted the “Certificate of Achievement,”
A panel determined that The Children’s Trust Finance Department had met the high standards of the program including demonstrating a constructive “spirit of full disclosure” that clearly communicated its financial story.
In addition to The Children’s Trust’s “Certificate of Achievement,”
“Fiscal responsibility and transparent financial reporting are among our highest priorities here at The Children’s Trust,” said Modesto Abety-Gutierrez, president and CEO. “We are extremely proud to be acknowledged for this prestigious award and appreciative of the excellent work performed by Jolie and the staff of the Financial Department together with our other departments. This award demonstrates our Finance Department’s commitment to the highest standards for accurate and timely financial reporting.”
The Children’s Trust is a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County.
Eloise E. Rodriguez Sandra Camacho
Bristol Public Relations The Children’s Trust
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