Two employees from the certified public accounting firm of Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. raised more than $5,000 each for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and have been recognized as LLS’s “Executive Challenge Class of 2017.”
Keith Pence and Michelle Vanderwall raised $25,570 and $22,905, respectively, for the 2017 Light the Night Walk, which was held in November 2017. Pence and Vanderwall will join the ranks of 25 honorees in Palm Beach County and 595 honorees nationwide, with a name listing and recognition in Forbes Magazine’s spring issue.
The Light the Night Executive Challenge is a national fundraising competition for corporate executives to personally raise funds for LLS. The LLS challengers of the Palm Beach Chapter raised more than $387,000; more than $7.3 million was raised nationwide.
Pence, a Tax Supervisor with the Firm since 2003, has been recognized for his fundraising efforts for the last three years in a row. Vanderwall, a Family Office Senior Manager with the Firm since 2008, has been recognized for her efforts for the last two years. In total, Keith, Michelle and the Firm have donated more than $113,450 to LLS and its fight against blood cancers.