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Advance Financial Foundation Supports Local Back-to-School Efforts

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Aug 14, 2018 – Having a mission to contribute to Tennessee communities, Advance Financial through its charitable arm, the Advance Financial Foundation has provided volunteers and donated school supplies to four Tennessee back-to-school events.

The Love’s Healthy Start Festival was organized at Hadley Park in the North Nashville community on Saturday, 28th of July 2018 and is funded by the Tennessee State Representative Harold Love Jr. Advance Financial Foundation has provided 11 volunteers, 600 backpacks and many other school supplies as well.

At the Third Annual Shoes for School event, the Advance Financial Foundation participated as a booth sponsor. This event is conferred by Urban League of Greater Chattanooga and Enterprise Rental on Saturday, the 28th of July 2018. It was absolute fun for volunteers to play so many entertaining games like cornhole with the children and provided 400 children with adequate school supplies.

Besides, Advance Financial Foundation has sent 8 volunteers for Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) Southeast and Dee Davis Foundation’s Fourth Annual Back to School Community Day at the Southeast Community Center in Antioch on Sunday, the 29th of July 2018. As many as 1500 backpacks stocked with school supplies have been given by the volunteers and 500 of them were donated by the Advance Financial Foundation.

In the end, Advance Financial Foundation was the Title Sponsor for La Ranchera 880 and Activa 105.1 FM radio stations’ back to school event on Sunday, the 29th of July 2018 at Plaza Mariachi on Nolensville Pike. All the attendees were handed out school supplies for the forthcoming school year.

Shantrelle Johnson, Vice President, Corporate Citizenship, Advance Financial Foundation said, “We have handed out enough school supplies because we understand they are very expensive and this generous help will definitely cut down the financial pressure on the parents and children ahead of the new school year. We hope that this generous act of kindness shows children that going back to school can be exciting, and empower them to work hard and achieve their goals.”

The Advance Financial Foundation came into existence in 2014 when created by Advance Financial to assist philanthropic community efforts in health, education and more. The Advance Financial Foundation is associated with 35+ local organizations counting the Nashville Adult Literacy Council, the Financial Service Centers of America (FiSCA) National Scholarship Program, Begin Anew, and the 18th Ave. Center. The foundation also provides assistance to Advance Financial employees through its Corporate Care Fund. Also, financial support is offered to employees who are experiencing temporary adversity and is sponsored by employee donations which are 100 percent matched by Advance Financial to cover healthcare, utility, housing and other inevitable costs at the need of the hour.

About Advance Financial

Founded in 1996, Advance Financial is a leading fintech company based in Nashville, Tennessee. With more than 100 stores in Tennessee and online services in 13 states, Advance Financial provides fast lending decisions on line of credit loans and other financial services, 24/7/365. Recent recognition includes 2018 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies (7 straight years); A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau; Nashville’s 4th fastest growing company (2018, Nashville Business Journal); Forbes Best Employers for New Graduates (2018); and, Indeed Top-Ranked Workplace for Compensation/Benefits (2018). For more, visit

Original source: MarketsInsider