River Garden Gala

B&C President Jan Butensky and his wife Barbara attended the 25th Annual River Garden Gala held at the Sawgrass Mariott Golf Resort & Spa on November 18th. This “Shimmer & Stars” Silver Anniversary Gala aimed to raise awareness about River Garden Senior Services, its reputation as an outstanding elder care agency, and the special place …

Investing in Great Futures

by Jacque Bos, CCO On October 24th, Chief Compliance Office Jacque Bos and Investment Manager Adam Oerther attended an event for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida. At the event the guest speaker L.T. General William G. “Jerry” Boykin, the former commander of Delta Force and the Green Berets and the Executive VP …

Jacksonville’s Longest Table

by Adam Oerther, CFP® On November 15th, Investment Manager Adam Oerther volunteered at Jacksonville’s Longest Table event, presented by JAX Chamber. From the event’s Facebook page: “The Longest Table is a shared meal at one table that stretches more than 600 feet along Independent Drive to foster conversation and build relationships across economic, racial, religious …

B&C Client for a Cause: Diana Crimi & Second Chance Dogs

Giving stray and mistreated dogs a second chance has been a lifelong passion of B&C client Diana Crimi. When she was five years old, her family adopted a rescue dog and her father’s love of dogs is a legacy that Diana carries on. She rescued dogs while attending Florida State University and Jacksonville University, and …

Client for a Cause: Julie Firestone | The Advocates for Human Rights

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights puts forth that all people are entitled to a life with dignity, justice, freedom, equality and peace. These unalienable rights serve as the basis for many international, national and local laws. Unfortunately in today’s world, there are many human rights violations both in the United States and across the …

Client for a Cause: John & Anne McKenzie | North Florida School of Special Education

For Dr. John and Mrs. Anne McKenzie, helping others is part of their daily lives. John, a retired interventional neuroradiologist, and Anne, a retired special education teacher, have been volunteering with the North Florida School of Special Education (NFSSE) since they moved to Jacksonville 22 years ago. The couple and their two sons have always …

Client for a Cause: Jess Sternthal | Eckerd Community Alternatives

According to the Adoption Exchange Association, there are about 14,000 children in foster care in the state of Florida¹. Working with children and families in the foster care system is not always easy, but many working in the field believe it’s one of the most important causes in the United States today. B&C client Jess …

Client for a Cause: Dr. Peter Scholz | University of North Florida Archaeology Lab

For B&C client Dr. Peter Scholz, retirement has afforded him a chance to explore one of his lifelong passions – archaeology. Born to Swiss parents in New Jersey, Peter returned to Switzerland at 8 years old where he lived until he returned to the U.S. to complete his medical training. After 30 years of active …

24th Annual River Garden Gala

B&C Financial Advisors is proud to be a sponsor of the 24th Annual River Garden Gala. As a Circle of Friends level sponsor, B&C hosted guests at a table where they enjoyed delicious food and a night of “Pure Imagination.” The night included entertainment from Anita & the Party Life Band and an amazing silent …

Dreams Come True Golf Tournament

On Monday, November 7th, B&C sponsored the Riverwood Men’s Club Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Dreams Come True, a local nonprofit organization that grants once-in-a-lifetime experiences for children battling life-threatening illnesses. To date, Dreams Come True has fulfilled the wishes of over 3,000 children in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia. Wealth Advisor Thomas Ellis enjoyed playing …