Feb. 22, 2013
-- This year, Scott D. Sorrell, CLU, ChFC, CASL, CLTC,a Financial Advisor at Capitol Financial Solutions (http://www.capfs.com/)
, a local financial services firm in Raleigh, sponsored the 15th Annual UNC Dance Marathon (http://www.uncmarathon.org/)
. In an effort to help give back to the local community and to support his Alma-Mater, Scott linked up with the UNC Dance Marathon (http://www.uncmarathon.org/)
as a Bell Tower Club Sponsor.
The UNC Dance Marathon (http://www.uncmarathon.org/)
is a student-run nonprofit organization at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (http://unc.edu/)
. It is the largest student fundraiser on campus and works year-round to raise money to benefit the patients and families of N.C. Children’s Hospital (http://www.ncchildrenshospital.org/
), located on UNC’s campus. The fundraising efforts culminate in a 24-hour celebration where hundreds of UNC students show their support for the patients and families by standing on their feet for the entire event.
The mission of the UNC Dance Marathon (http://www.uncmarathon.org/
) is to unite the University (http://unc.edu/
), community, and state in fostering emotional and financial support that improves the quality of life for the patients, families, and staff of N.C. Children's Hospital (http://www.ncchildrenshospital.org/)
. “I feel so fortunate to contribute to such a worthy cause. It is wonderful to see how successful the event was and the lives it will impact,” commented Sorrell. This year, the UNC Dance Marathon (http://www.uncmarathon.org/)
raised a total of $430,181.68 through the marathon event, as well as a number of benefit concerts, campus fundraisers, and donations made by local businesses and individuals like Sorrell.
In a commitment to furthering its community involvement, Capitol Financial Solutions (http://www.capfs.com/)
encourages its employees to share their time and skills with those in need in an effort to make a difference in the community. “We’ve created a culture that says it’s good to share your time and skills with those in need. I am proud of Scott for making a significant difference in our community,” said Chessie Ralston, Vice President of Marketing at Capitol Financial Solutions (http://www.capfs.com/)
. About Capitol Financial Solutions
Capitol Financial Solutions (http://www.capfs.com/)
has a team of over 80 experienced professionals who are licensed and trained to help their clients achieve their financial goals. The firm’s reputation is based on the strong relationships formed with clients in combination with a commitment to service excellence. CFS provides clients with a dynamic opportunity encompassing value-added support services, an open architecture of financial services offerings, and a strong, ever-growing team of financial professionals. For more information, please visit www.capfs.com.
Securities and Investment Advisory Services offered through Signator Investors, Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC, a Registered Investment Advisor. 8816 Six Forks Road, Suite 301, Raleigh, NC, 27615. 919-546-0400. Capitol Financial Solutions is an independent firm affiliated with John Hancock Financial Network. 201-20130221-