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Celebrity Ambassador Kimiko Glenn Helps Raise Funds at Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day for Imagine
Cantor Fitzgerald Donates 100% of its Global Revenues on Charity Day to the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund and Dozens of Charities Around the World
Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss was extremely grateful that Kimiko Glenn, from Orange is the New Black, volunteered once again to be its celebrity ambassador at this year's Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day on September 11. Each year Cantor Fitzgerald and its affiliates, BGC Partners and GFI Group, in conjunction with the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, commemorate their 658 friends and colleagues and 61 Euro Brokers employees who perished on September 11, 2001, by distributing 100% of the charity day's global revenues to the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund and selected charities around the world.
Imagine was honored to be selected to participate in this event for the second year in a row and to once again have actor Kimiko Glenn as its celebrity ambassador. "We are so grateful to Cantor Fitzgerald and to Kimiko for saying yes to our request to participate in the day on behalf of Imagine," said Mary Robinson, Imagine Executive Director. "Year after year, Cantor Fitzgerald, through grit and perseverance, has been able to turn the trauma and devastation of the day into a contribution to the world, donating millions to charities around the world. Our nonprofit, which offers grief support services to children and families, is so fortunate to be one of them."
Imagine offers free year-round grief support groups for children age 3-18 who have had a parent or brother or sister die, and for families caring for a family member living with a life-altering physical illness. Concurrent groups are available for parents and guardians, and young adults 18-30. Support groups meet on weekday nights for an hour and a half. Dinner is provided prior to the group meeting. To schedule an orientation for yourself or your family or for more information please contact Imagine at 908-264-3100 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Cantor Fitzgerald
Cantor Fitzgerald, a leading global financial services group at the forefront of financial and technological innovation, has been a proven and resilient leader for over 65 years. Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is a preeminent investment bank serving more than 7,000 institutional clients around the world, recognized for its strengths in fixed income and equity capital markets, investment banking, prime brokerage, and commercial real estate finance and for its global distribution platform. Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is one of 23 primary dealers authorized to trade U.S. government securities with The Federal Reserve Bank of New York. For more information, please visit: http://www.cantor.com/
Pictured above: Mary Robinson, Imagine's Executive Director and Kimiko Glenn from Orange is the New Black at Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day on 9/11. Kimiko, along with other celebrities, helped raise millions of dollars for charities around the world and for Cantor Fitzgerald's Emergency Relief Fund.