Team Building at Resources Global Professionals' Management Meeting Benefits
the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas
DALLAS, Oct. 24, 2012
DALLAS, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Resources Global Professionals
("Resources"), a leading multinational provider of professional services and
the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN),
combined business and giving back to the community during its Global
Management Meeting. Several teams worked together to assemble new backpacks,
each filled with 20 award-winning, popular books, for 110 grade school
children served by the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas. The team-building event
was highlighted by the children, ages 5 to 11, filing into the room and
personally receiving their backpacks from the Resources teams.
"The Y believes that all kids deserve the chance to grow physically,
spiritually and mentally. Our 90 after-school childcare sites provide this
opportunity every day to nearly 3,000 kids," said Gordon Echtenkamp, CEO of
the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas. "Resources' support in providing this
wonderful gift of books and school supplies reinforces this commitment. We are
thrilled to have partnered with Resources for this team-building event."
"We are very excited to support the cause of literacy and help the children
from the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas further their love of reading," said Kate
Duchene, Resources' Chief Legal Officer and Executive Vice President of HR.
"Resources is a company that truly believes in giving back to our community,
in all our offices worldwide. I am proud that we had this opportunity as a
team to demonstrate our culture."
ABOUT RESOURCES GLOBAL PROFESSIONALS
Resources Global Professionals, the operating subsidiary of Resources
Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), is a multinational professional services firm
that helps business leaders execute internal initiatives. Partnering with
business leaders, we drive internal change across all parts of a global
enterprise - accounting, finance, risk management and internal audit,
corporate advisory, strategic communications and restructuring, information
management, human capital, supply chain management, healthcare solutions, and
legal and regulatory services.
Resources Global was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today,
we are a publicly traded company with over 3,000 professionals, annually
serving approximately 1,900 clients around the world from 77 practice offices.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, Resources Global has served 85 of the
Fortune 100 companies.
The Company is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, the exchange's
highest tier by listing standards. More information about Resources Global is
available at http://www.resourcesglobal.com.
SOURCE Resources Global Professionals
Contact: Linda Lee, Resources Global Professionals, +1-714-428-6030,
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