RENO — Steve Rose, partner and lead financial advisor at Abowd & Rose Financial Group, was recently name to the board of trustees for the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) for northern Nevada. A graduate of the University of Nevada Reno, Rose will serve on the RMHC Scholarship Committee and the Finance Committee.
“I am honored to be a part of the rich 25-year history of the Reno Ronald McDonald House,” Rose said. “The RMHC U.S. Scholarship Program is the second largest scholarship program of its kind in northern Nevada next to the Millennium Scholarship. Our network of donors, along with RMHC Global, offers scholarships to students in financial need who have demonstrated academic achievement, leadership, and community involvement.”
Funding for the scholarship program is raised by the local Scholarship Committee and is matched by RMHC Global at up to $18,500, for a total of $37,000 each year.
Abowd & Rose Financial Group was established in 2005 in Carson City, are has recently opened an office in Reno. For more information, call 885-8300 or visit www.abowdandrose.com.