geoAMPS is pleased to again sponsor the Delaware County, Ohio, Power of the Purse event to raise money for the American Red Cross. This marks the third year that geoAMPS has sponsored this event to benefit the life-saving work of the Red Cross.
This event is scheduled Friday, April 22, from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Bridgewater Banquet and Conference Center in Powell. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. There will be a pre-reception before the Power of the Purse event in the conference center’s main ballroom.
Leena Madan, Chief Operating Officer of geoAMPS, will deliver a keynote address during the pre-reception.
Leena serves on the American Red Cross chapter’s Advisory Board. She has been a strong supporter of the Red Cross and led geoAMPS contributions to hurricane relief in the wake of Hurricane Sandy and company sponsorship of Power of the Purse. Leena, geoAMPS and its employees believe in giving back to the community. Because of their generosity, geoAMPS was named a finalist for the Corporate Caring Award in Central Ohio.
geoAMPS hosted an American Red Cross blood drive in February 2016.
Leena was named one of the Most Powerful and Influential Women in Ohio in 2013. She received the Glass Ceiling Award from the National Diversity Council in 2014. She is a finalist for the National Association of Women Business Owners 2016 Columbus Visionary Award.
“geoAMPS is pleased to participate in this wonderful community event,” Leena said. “geoAMPS is a strong supporter of the important work done by the American Red Cross.”
geoAMPS is the premier provider of software solutions to manage land rights and infrastructure assets. The company offers 11 industry-specific software products. Its solutions are available across Web, mobile and GIS platforms for maximum flexibility and deployment options. In only its fifth year, geoAMPS has experienced rapid growth. Today, the company serves industry-leading organizations throughout the United States and Canada.
Power of the Purse is the biggest annual fund-raiser for the Delaware County chapter of the American Red Cross.
Women from the geoAMPS staff will be joined by their invited guests at the geoAMPS table where they will enjoy a dinner buffet, specialty hors d’oeuvres and beverages. They will have the opportunity to bid on designer purses in order to raise money in support of the Red Cross.
Red Cross services
The Delaware County Chapter of the American Red Cross seeks to help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to natural and human-caused disasters through immediate mobilization of people and resources and the provision of community, workplace, and school-based training.
Beyond disaster relief, the chapter delivers community disaster education, first aid/CPR training and other types of live-saving health and safety training to help residents and communities prepare for emergencies.
A celebration of the Buckeye Region Red Cross Centennial will be held during Power of the Purse. Past and present contributions of the Red Cross and its volunteers in the Buckeye Region will be recognized. The American Red Cross Ohio Buckeye Region serves 4 million residents in 45 counties of Ohio, from Toledo to Columbus to Marietta.
Scheduled to emcee the April 22 Power of the Purse event is WBNS 10TV personality Angela An.
For more information about geoAMPS, call 614-389-4871 or visit www.geoamps.com.
Dan Liggett is Communications and Public Relations Consultant for geoAMPS.