Advance Financial Gives Away Free Backpacks at Area Stores

A total of 500 backpacks were distributed to area school students across Tennessee during the drive in Chattanooga, Clarksville, Knoxville, and Nashville. 

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug 26, 2020 – Award-winning financial services and fintech company, Advance Financial, based out of Nashville distributed 500 backpacks to area school students. The backpacks had essentials ranging from pencils to hand sanitizer. This initiative was part of the company’s deep-rooted commitment to education.

The generous donations for the packs were made by Advance Financial Foundation, Cigna, The Excalibur Group, and Green Brier Distillery. Because of COVID-19, necessary precautions were taken and the packs were safely distributed through the drive-thru windows.

Martin McCollum, Operations Manager for the store on Jefferson Street said, “I love being part of the Advance Financial family. It’s so important to us to give back to the communities we serve. Backpacks and supplies are so critical for starting school with confidence. Whether in person or virtually, we want to make sure the kids in our communities are ready for a successful school year.”

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 14 states, Advance Financial provides fast lending decisions on cash loans and other financial services, 24/7/365. Recent recognition includes 2019 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies (8 straight years); A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau; Nashville’s 3rd fastest growing company (2019, Nashville Business Journal); Forbes Best Employers for New Graduates (2018); and, Indeed Top-Ranked Workplace for Compensation/Benefits (2019). Advance Financial is the second-largest family-owned company headquartered in Nashville (2019, Nashville Business Journal). For more, visit:

Original source: PRWeb