Giving Back Is Important To Us
At First Capital Advisors, we strive to build solid relationships among our employees, investors, partners as well as within our community. Our mission is to strengthen our relationships with surrounding communities by becoming involved with charitable organizations in their efforts to improve the quality of people’s lives.
FCA has been a proud sponsor of the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation (HEEF) Annual Dinner since 2013. HEEF is one of the nation’s largest, private organizations committed to gastrointestinal cancer research. Also, HEEF is committed to bolstering the careers of aspiring real estate students and young professionals through its education programs, including mentorships, scholarships, and Career Day.
The Glen Ellyn Titans Basketball offers boys and girls the opportunity to participate in a competitive program, improving their skills and knowledge of the game. Originally started in 1999 by a group of 6th graders looking for opportunities to play competitive basketball, build friendships, and improve their game, has led to the creation of a highly respected and dedicated team that teaches children the meaning of commitment and sportsmanship.
FT Cares Foundation is our partner company (First Trust Portfolio) not-for-profit corporation that has been working on transforming lives and serving others locally, nationally, and globally. Throughout the year, FCA participates in food drives, clothing drives, and other various charity initiatives to support FT Cares Foundation and their efforts to help change the world.
FCA is a supporter of Onbehalf.Org, a nonprofit organization that helps combat wounded veterans as well as families of the fallen with basic expenses. Contributions have provided monetary assistance for eligible military families, and their Thank a Vet Network connects them with professional services, advice, or items they might need.
Misiericordia Heart of Mercy is a nonprofit organization that has helped providing those in need since 1921. Misericordia offers a community of care that maximizes potential for persons with mild to profound developmental disabilities. They currently serve more than 600 adults and children on their 31 acre campus in Chicago.
We are happy to support the Glen Ellyn Golden Eagles Youth Football program. This league is a competitive, travel program where players learn and develop the fundamentals of football, teamwork, sportsmanship, and leadership.
FCA was the first company donor to this nonprofit organization based in the Chicagoland area. FTGO operates towards a simple mission; to provide individuals with disabilities and their families with opportunities to enhance their quality of life through the creation of scholarships, friendships through social gatherings, and support for individuals to share their experiences.
Real Estate To The Rescue raises funds for Save-A-Pet, one of the largest, non-profit, no-kill dog and cat rescues located in Lake County. Save-A-Pet has fulfilled its mission of “Help, Heal, Home” for more than 61,000 abused, neglected, injured, lost and at-risk animals since it was founded in 1972.