Gilbert, Inc., (Gilbert) is honored to be ranked as the top accounting firm on the Corporate Philanthropy – Direct Giving list in the Sacramento Business Journal. Gilbert has moved up three spots from 2013 to number 13. The list is ranked by 2014 cash contributions to local charitable organizations. Gilbert is the top ranking accounting firm in Sacramento in both In-Kind Contributions and Donated Employee Hours.
Gilbert believes in the importance of giving back to the community. In addition to corporate giving, Gilbert employees serve on various non-profit boards, and have volunteered through Gilbert’s Community Service Days at local organizations like the Sacramento Food Bank, Wind Youth Services, Loaves and Fishes, Make A Wish, SSPCA, and the Folsom Zoo.
“We believe community service is an important part of leading a rich and rewarding life,” said Gilbert CFO and shareholder, Darla Colson. “It feels good to help increase the impact that these organizations can have in Sacramento and beyond.”
The Sacramento Business Journal has been recognizing local philanthropic efforts for over 15 years. To view the complete list for 2015, please click here.