FTI Consulting Honored for Pro Bono Contributions to Friends of Firefighters
Washington, D.C., Dec. 7, 2022 — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) today announced that the firm received the Step-Up Award from Friends of Firefighters for its pro bono contributions to the organization.
Friends of Firefighters is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that provides independent, confidential and free mental health counseling and wellness services to active and retired New York City Fire Department (“FDNY”) firefighters and their family members. The Step-Up award is given to individuals, groups or organizations that lend a helping hand when it is needed most.
The FTI Consulting team provided social, digital, accounting and financial control services to Friends of Firefighters to help the organization more effectively reach the populations it aims to serve and optimize internal operations. With FTI Consulting’s help, Friends of Firefighters increased and advanced its social media and digital presence, provided financial reports on a timely basis and improved financial controls.
“Members of the FDNY face unique challenges every day, in their work and long after retirement. As a community we must protect the mental health and wellbeing of those heroes that keep us safe,” said Alan Tantleff, a Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Real Estate Solutions practice. “It was a privilege to help Friends of Firefighters with their bookkeeping challenges so they can continue to focus on their mission: providing firefighters with access to essential health services. We’re proud to be a friend to Friends of Firefighters, and I look forward to our ongoing partnership.”
FTI Consulting’s pro bono engagements leverage its professionals’ deep knowledge, unique skill sets, expertise and commitment to serve. In 2021, FTI Consulting contributed $1.8 million in pro bono services globally and supported more than 600 charitable organizations. In addition, 1,300 professionals participated in volunteering, fundraising or both, donating more than 5,000 hours of volunteer services.About
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