Marietta, GA (PRWEB) December 05, 2012
The Law Offices of Andrews W. Jones is again lending a helping hand to assist struggling families in the local area. Continuing its annual commitment to the cause, the Marietta personal injury law firm is sponsoring the 12th Annual Sleighbells on the Square 5K race, which is raising money for the Children?s Emergency Fund, Inc. The firm has paid a Silver sponsorship fee for this month for the event that occurs on the Marietta Square on Dec. 8.
By supporting the fundraiser, the law firm is helping provide families throughout the community with important resources during their times of need. The Children?s Emergency Fund was established by the Cobb County Bar Association in order to raise money and provide support for families when they are facing hardship, according to the bar association?s website. For example, these times of crisis might include instances in which parents lose their jobs, suffer from severe illness, receive injuries or experience other threatening situations over which they might have no control.
The fund provides one-time financial grants that are meant to help the parents return to places of financial stability. Those grants pay for things such as clothing, housing, bills and much more. Since school started on Aug. 13, the Children?s Emergency Fund has provided assistance to more than 35 families.
By continually sponsoring this event, the Law Offices of Andrews W. Jones is showing that its team cares about its community and is willing to take action in order to make a difference. Attorney Andrew W. Jones is a former president of the Cobb County Bar Association. He is currently president of the Cobb County Trial Lawyers Association and has also held leadership roles for various other organizations and committees. The experienced lawyer has also received various prestigious recognitions for his high quality of legal service. Some of those recognitions include being given the maximum AVVO rating (10/10: Superb), being AV