SOURCE: John Carris Investments

John Carris Investments

March 10, 2014 08:00 ET

John Carris Investments Participates in New York City Crawl for Cancer

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Mar 10, 2014) - John Carris Investments, a full-service investment banking firm, is proud to announce their participation in the New York City Crawl for Cancer event taking place on March 29, 2014. The John Carris team will join a multitude of other Crawl for Cancer participants as they raise money to support lifesaving research and those affected by cancer.

"We're extremely excited to be involved in such a great cause," a John Carris representative states. The John Carris Investments team will join hundreds of other volunteers, businesses, and participants to raise money for cancer research while building camaraderie among the local community.

The proceeds of the 2014 New York City Crawl for Cancer will benefit the Allyson Whitney Foundation, a public charity organization that empowers and fights for the interests of young adults with rare cancers. Organizations benefited by past NYC Crawl for Cancers include the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, the I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation, the Schneider Children's Hospital, and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

"We're honored to participate in the vision held by Crawl for Cancer," the John Carris representative reports. "It's a great way to raise cancer awareness and drum up support for local businesses as well." Participants of the Crawl are encouraged to bring canned goods which will be donated to local food pantries to cover toward transportation costs.

Crawl for Cancer is an organization that plans and hosts fundraising events that donates 100% of their profits to the charities they serve. The Crawl celebrates cancer survivorship and remembrance of those lost, while maintaining the ultimate goal of pushing towards a cure. Each year, more than twenty crawls take place across the nation to raise awareness and funding for cancer research.

The NYC Crawl for Cancer will occur from 1:00 to 5:00 PM EST.

About John Carris Investments:
John Carris Investments is a privately held, full service investment banking firm dedicated to providing institutional and private clients with a wide range of investment opportunities. It was founded on a core set of customer-oriented values and is dedicated to a work ethic of uncompromising determination. John Carris Investments believes in acclimating its activity towards an ever-changing market and advancing its best practices to accommodate a growing world and the progression of customers' needs.

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