Sax LLP Announces Community Partner and Keynote Speaker for Second Annual Founder’s Award Event

Clifton, NJ – January 23, 2019: Sax LLP, a leading accounting, tax and advisory firm will hold its second annual Founder’s Award ceremony on Thursday, January 24.  The event will celebrate the good work of local nonprofits and award one organization with a $15,000 unrestricted gift for best efforts towards inspiration.


Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., a full-service Insurance and Risk Management broker whose expertise include Health and Property & Casualty services, is the event’s Community Partner.  The Gallagher Nonprofit Practice works to address the needs of nonprofit organizations and social service organizations in our immediate area.


The Founder’s Award event will include Todd Smith as Keynote Speaker.  Todd is an inspirational author, and seasoned business owner and advisor.  He has served as Vice President of the Board of Directors of Community Hope for seven years.


Nearly 150 nonprofit organizations submitted their applications for consideration for this year’s Founder’s Award. The theme was inspiration, and nonprofit organizations were asked to demonstrate efforts towards inspiring their community, staff, volunteers and/or Board.


Five (5) independent judges reviewed the award submissions to determine the winner of the $15,000 unrestricted gift.  In addition, runner ups were determined, and those organizations are awarded 40 volunteer hours (1st place) and 25 volunteer hours (2nd place) from Sax LLP employees to use to support their mission.


The winners will be announced at the Founder’s Award ceremony on January 24, 2019 at The Stony Hill Inn in Hackensack, NJ.

About Sax LLP


Founded in 1956, Sax LLP is a multi-disciplinary, forward-thinking accounting, tax and advisory firm serving the needs of privately held companies, family-owned businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and high-net-worth individuals for over 60 years.  With offices in Clifton, NJ, Fair Lawn, NJ, Pennington, NJ and New York City, NY, Sax has the specialized expertise to serve clients in a wide-range of industries, including but not limited to: Real Estate, Construction, Manufacturing & Distribution, Healthcare, Not-for-Profit and Professional Services.  Sax has been ranked among the Top Accounting Firms by NJBIZ, INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) and Accounting Today.  For more information, please visit

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