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RON WANEK, FOUNDER OF ASHLEY FURNITURE, RECIEVES HORATIO ALGER AWARD
ARCADIA, Wis. – Ashley Furniture Industries, LLC Founder and Chairman, Ron Wanek, was inducted into the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. this past weekend. The Horatio Alger Awards, which took place in Washington, D.C., was a four-day event honoring the achievements of both Members and National Scholars, affording both groups the opportunity to meet and interact as well as exchange stories of hardships and triumphs.
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., is a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams through higher education. Celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, the Horatio Alger Award has been annually bestowed upon esteemed individuals who have succeeded despite facing adversities, and who have remained committed to higher education and charitable efforts in their communities.
ASHLEY PARTNERS WITH A SENSE OF HOME TO SUPPORT A SOLUTION TO HOMELESSNESS
LOS ANGELES, CA – As Ashley wrapped up the first stop on their “Home on Tour” Series across the US, they have partnered with local Los Angeles organization, A Sense of Home, to donate over $30,000 in product to aid in the solution to homelessness in the Los Angeles area.
A Sense of Home strives to prevent homelessness by creating first-ever homes for youth aging out of foster care with donated furniture and home goods. Their organization has implemented a unique and proven model with a 100% success rate. All their recipients have maintained housing stability and have greater improved outcomes than peers who have not been able to receive support from their services. Among beneficiaries, these youth have reported feeling equipped to take on life’s challenges and have felt hopeful about their future.
Ashley Partners With Greenbriar Children's Center & Ronald McDonald House Charities Of The Coastal Empire To Support Local Emergency Shelters
SAVANNAH, GA – In partnership with Greenbriar Children’s Center and Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire, Ashley has donated over $15,000 in spring-inspired furniture and accessories to two local, Savannah-based emergency shelters that serve both children and their families.
Greenbriar Children’s Center is a non-profit in Savannah, GA, recognized for over 72 years providing services to children and their families. Their emergency shelter serves children, ages 11-18, who are abused, abandoned or neglected, providing a safe place for children.
“We are so very delighted to connect with Ashley and are very excited to receive new furniture and accessories which will be used in our emergency shelter,” said Gena P. Taylor, executive director of Greenbriar. “Having new furniture will help us brighten up our space just in time for spring. We are looking forward to surprising our teens with this donation.”