Baker Tilly Gives Back in Third Annual Day of Community Service

On August 1 Baker Tilly team members will dedicate their day to local charities and causes that matter most to them.

CHICAGO (July 24, 2018) – On Wednesday, August 1, team members at leading accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) will participate in the firm’s third annual Stewardship Day – a single day of service where team members across the firm come together to serve the communities where they live and work.

“Stewardship is one of our core values at Baker Tilly where we invest for the future with the intention of leaving everything better,” Chairman and CEO Alan Whitman said. “Stewardship Day captures our team members’ year-round charitable spirit in a powerful, single day of service.”

Since Stewardship Day’s inception in 2016, Baker Tilly team members across 30 cities collectively gave more than 10,000 hours of service, volunteering at 70 not-for-profit organizations supporting a variety of causes, including animal rescues, schools, parks, boys and girls clubs, hunger relief organizations and others.

Stewardship Day continues the practice of local teams choosing causes that are near and dear to them. This year, Baker Tilly team members will volunteer with approximately 80 nonprofit organizations across 32 cities.

Stewardship Day is inspired by the firm’s H.E.R.O. (Helping Enrich Relationships through Outreach) program, which gives team members paid time off to volunteer with charities and causes they wish to support. To learn more about how Baker Tilly makes a difference in the communities it serves, visit

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,800 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with 33,600 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.