Three Hands Event
October 6, 2012 — October 6, 2012
1 - 4 PM
This event is over.
502 W Nob Hill Blvd, one block east of Dollar Tree
Yakima, WA (October, 4 2012) – Liberty Tax Service (NASDAQ:TAX) proudly announces the “Three Hands Fiesta”, a roadside event that will take place Saturday, October 6, 2012.
As part of their Hispanic initiative, Una Familia sin Fronteras in alliance with “La Casa Hogar”, YWCA (Young Women's Christian Association) and “Cell Phones for Soldiers”, a non-profit organization that collects phones to trade in for calling cards for the troops abroad, will raise funds and awareness at the event to benefit different educational programs that help many people in need.
On Saturday, October 6th, 2012 from 1 -4 pm at the Liberty Tax parking lot, 502 W. Nob Hill Blvd (next to Dress 4 Less), come help fill the trailer with coats, hats, gloves and cell phones!
Free Food! Free Refreshments! Free Music!
Sponsored by Liberty Tax, stop by to listen and dance to the music of Munoz Sound Express while you visit the booths set up to provide information about becoming a citizen, domestic violence awareness, and registering for a number of free classes starting soon!
The US Army will be there with their Humvee, and Liberty Tax will have the Lady Liberty costumes for all those who have always had a secret desire to try one on and dance by the road!
La Casa Hogar invites you to visit their booth at the Liberty Tax “Three Hands” Fiesta, register for many free classes including those on citizenship (Citizenship Day is October 20th), computer training, leadership, GED preparation, parent education, English as a Second Language (ESL), and more. La Casa Hogar provides “a second home atmosphere” for Hispanic women and their families, where they cultivate empowerment to become active citizens in our community.
Bring in your used cell phones and help a soldier call home! Each phone collected will provide a calling card up to 100 minutes for a soldier to call home through Cell Phones for Soldiers. All Liberty Tax offices are year-round collection sites for this program.
Domestic Violence is a Crime – and It Can Happen to Anyone! In recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, October 2012, the YWCA Yakima invites you to visit their booth at the Liberty Tax Service roadside fiesta on Saturday, October 6th to learn more about how you can make a difference in someone’s life. You can further show your support by donating new winter wear for women and children – the YWCA will be accepting donations of coats, hats, gloves, sweaters and boots during the event.
The United States Army will have a representative on hand to answer questions about serving in the Army. Stop and see the Humvee at the event!
This event is called the ‘Three Hands’ Fiesta for the three participating non-profit organizations providing a helping hand to people in need.
Contact: For more information, contact Shannon Bird at 509.469.8774
Liberty Tax Service, the fastest-growing tax preparation company in history, announces that its Hispanic community initiative, “Una Familia Sin Fronteras” (A Family without Boundaries), is supporting the efforts of these three important local and national nonprofit organizations, helping to difference in the life of a soldier, and help defray the $15 a minute charge for a phone call from overseas. “Just one phone can provide up to 72 minutes of calling time,” said Shannon Bird, general manager at Liberty Tax and coordinator of the event.
Liberty’s Una Familia Sin Fronteras is an educational outreach program that brings financial and fiscal education seminars and courses to Hispanic communities across the nation, at no cost. Additionally, alliances have been established by Liberty Tax Service’s Diversity Programs team than enable over 400 national, regional and local organizations with important messages for the Hispanic community to provide these messages at no cost. “Liberty Tax Service has long been involved in community service and educational projects on a national level. To better serve the Hispanic community, we created the Una Familia Sin Fronteras initiative to bring value, education and ultimately, financial and fiscal success to Hispanics throughout the United States,” says John Hewitt, Founder and CEO of Liberty Tax Service.
About Liberty Tax Service:
Liberty Tax Service is the fastest-growing retail tax preparation company in the industry’s history, founded in 1997 by CEO John T. Hewitt, a pioneer in the tax industry. To date, Liberty Tax Service has prepared over 10,000,000 individual income tax returns and over 218,000 FREE ITIN applications. With 43 years of tax industry experience, Hewitt is the most experienced CEO in the tax preparation business, having also founded Jackson Hewitt Tax Service. JTH Holding, Inc. the parent company of Liberty Tax Service (NASDAQ: TAX), listed shares of Class A Common Stock on the NASDAQ Global Market on July 2, 2010. Each Liberty Tax office offers customers audit assistance, a money-back guarantee, and free tax return reviews. An elite group of Hispanic Services Seal of Excellence Certified offices also provide assistance in Spanish and offer many special services geared toward our Hispanic population across the nation, free-of-charge.
Liberty Tax has been ranked on the Entrepreneur "Franchise 500" since 1998. Poder magazine has selected Liberty Tax as a top franchise opportunity for Hispanics multiple times.