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December 4, 2013

Mae Fitzpatrick

Marlene Franke Appointed to Chicago Foundation for Women's Professional Advisory Council

Marlene Franke
Marlene Franke

Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), one of Chicago’s largest accounting firms, is pleased to announce that Business Development Executive, Marlene C. Franke, has been appointed to the Professional Advisory Council of the Chicago Foundation for Women (CFW).

“The Chicago Foundation for Women is a collection of extraordinary individuals committed to empowering women.  I am humbled to play a part in such a worthy cause,” said Marlene Franke. “I look forward to making a positive contribution as a member of CFW’s Professional Advisory Council.”

The Professional Advisory Council is responsible for advising CFW on various accounting, legal and investment issues. The Council’s involvement allows CFW to fully focus its efforts on creating opportunities for thousands of women throughout the Chicagoland area.

CFW is a foundation that raises money to fund and support organizations that improve the lives of women and girls in Chicago.  CFW provides grants, advocacy, leadership development, and public and grantee education. To learn more, visit www.cfw.org.

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Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA) is a full-service accounting, tax and business consulting firm located in downtown Chicago that serves privately-held companies, individuals and nonprofit organizations.  ORBA’s Certified Public Accountants have experience with accounting and assurance, business advisory services, estate planning, financial planning, fraud investigation, tax, litigation, and mergers and acquisitions. With some of the highest levels of direct client involvement in the industry, ORBA is where clients go to build long-standing, meaningful and successful relationships with resourceful, proactive business and tax advisors. For more information, visit www.orba.com, subscribe to our blog www.orbablog.com or connect with us on LinkedIn.