CS&L in the Community
Our ongoing philanthropic program, CS&L Cares, provides a platform for our employees to become involved and invested in the community. We encourage our team to provide volunteer hours, in-kind donations, host fundraisers, attend charity events, and more, as a reminder of our responsibility to give back to the community. This initiative was launched in 2014 as part of our 60th anniversary celebration and has become a cornerstone of our firm’s culture.
2019 Manatee Appreciation Day
Coordinated by our Team Building Committee and CS&L Cares, the firm wanted to show our support on Manatee Appreciation Day. CS&L joined the cause by adopting our very own manatee this year! Thank you Save the Manatee Club for letting us be part of such a great cause.
2019 CS&L Cutest Pet Photo Contest
Organized by our Team Building Committee and the CS&L Cares initiative, the Firm recently hosted a Cutest Pet Contest for all employees. Our Firm made a donation to Bishop Animal Shelter, SPCA of Manatee County for every photo entry. The contest was conducted through a poll and the top three winners were chosen. Congratulations to these adorable companions!
CS&L CPAs Supports Community through Baby Diaper Drive
CS&L CPAs, a certified public accounting firm located in Bradenton, Sarasota and Tampa, is pleased to announce that the firm’s corporate philanthropy initiative, CS&L Cares, hosted a disposable diaper and baby wipe collection drive. CS&L Cares is a platform for employee involvement in the community through volunteer hours, in-kind donations, fundraisers and more. This initiative was launched as part of the firm’s 60th anniversary celebration in 2014 and has become a cornerstone of the firm’s culture.
The 2017 Diaper Drive was developed by a group of employees charged with leading the firm’s philanthropic activities and endorsed by the leadership team. The Diaper Drive resulted in 564 disposable diapers, 1,248 baby wipes as well as $135 in cash donations. These collections were donated to family shelters including the Salvation Army of Manatee, the Salvation Army of Sarasota and Metropolitan Ministries of Tampa.
CS&L Cares is a year-round philanthropy initiative. Organizations seeking volunteers, board leadership and other support may contact Lesley Hatfield, Marketing Director, for more information.
Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
As we observe the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, our hearts go out to the communities in Texas. There are many ways to help now and in the coming months as families, schools and businesses recover from the destruction. The employees of CS&L are participating in a fundraising program with a match from the firm through September 30. If you’re looking for opportunities to help, CS&L has co
Turning Points Jeans Day Fundraiser
(June 2016, Bradenton, Sarasota, Tampa) Launching our summer CS&L CAREs initiative, the Firm invited all employees to donate $5, or the equivalent in nonperishable items, to enjoy wearing jeans in the office for the day. As a result, we were able to raise $85 and more than 35 canned goods, dry goods and personal care items to benefit Turning Points in Bradenton.
CS&L Runs 3.1 for Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee
(March 27, 2015, Bradenton, FL) – Rain, wind or mud won’t stop them – the CS&L CPAs team prepared to get wet at the Robinson Preserve 5k on March 27. Every year, the team trains together on a weekly basis leading up to the big day. The Robinson Preserve Race is a 5k that supports Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, and gives the staff an opportunity to focus on our charitable community intiati