Gary Marx, Principal, BlueCap Economic Advisors has been awarded recertification by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) effective Ju...
Marx Awarded Recertification in Economic Development Designation
July 25, 2019
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mercer County elects Marx to Board of Directors
October 18, 2018
Gary Marx, Principal of BlueCap Economic Advisors, was elected to the Board of Directors of Mercer County. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mercer County was founded in 1973 as an affiliate of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America and serves an average of 500 local children each year.
Big Brothers Big Sisters helps at-risk children beat the odds. Donor support allows it to provide ongoing support for children, families, and volunteers to build and sustain long-lasting relationships, which are key to successful mentoring. Through the generosity of a variety of funding sources including individual donors, corporations, governmental entities, and foundations it has the resources necessary to carry out its mission, which includes conducting background checks on volunteers to ensure child safety.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America has operated for over 100 years under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. The organization develops positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people. Big Brothers Big Sisters is proven by independent research to improve children’s odds for succeeding in school, behaving nonviolently, avoiding drugs and alcohol, and breaking negative cycles.