The Social Committee plans, promotes, and facilitates fun activities and events that appeal to our employees. The committee has organized employee outings, events, themed-parties, contests, and fundraising events. Some of these events have included Kick-off to Summer Happy Hour, Chili Cook-Off, Balmoral Race Track Outing, Railcats Outing, Roller Skating, Polar Plunge, Rock the Night 5k Run, Luau, Halloween Party, WhirlyBall, "Most Outrageous Holiday Sweater Contest," and raising money for local community charities. As a result of the extensive fundraising, the Committee has spearheaded the...
“Employees of Legacy Making a Difference Fund” is funded entirely by the employees of the Firm. Our firm (on behalf of the social committee) hosts various events throughout the year where employees can each pay $5 to participate. Then, our employees nominate organizations that they would like to support with the funds raised. We have donated to many worthy organizations and have raised over $19,000 over the last three years! Click here for more.
At our Annual After Tax Season Party, we honor many of our employees with both serious and humorous awards. The Donna A. Hubert Commitment to Excellence Award is given to a person who has demonstrated his or her commitment to excellence by performing work beyond the scope of his or her job description. Our winner is both detail-oriented and mindful of the Firm’s overall mission. This award honors Donna Hubert who worked at Legacy for 35 years. Donna was truly committed to excellence in everything she did. She contributed so much for so long and had such a great and lasting impact on the Firm. The 2017 recipient is Anne McConville.
Thomas W. Havey Team Spirit Award -- The recipient of this award has proven to be loyal to the Firm and works very well with colleagues, clients, staff, and partners. This person embodies the team spirit Mr. Havey spent many years building. This year’s award winner joins many other recipients on the prominent plaque in the front hallway of the Chicago office who fly the flag for Legacy day in and day out – with both clients and among all of us who work for the Firm. The 2017 recipient is Jim Baumgartner.
The Firm hosts an annual golf outing and bean bag tournament each summer. The event is capped off by a fantastic dinner complete with an awards ceremony to honor the golf outing winners. Greg Wallenbecker, Kristine Bendy, Dan Brott, Chris Nate, David Zabrecky, and Chris Berg made up the 2016 winning golf team. The bean bag tournament winners were Joe Hnojsky and David Neven. Individual awards were given to Rose Doherty and Mike Scrementi for being "Closest to the Pin" as well as Eileen Brassil and Craig Resch for the "Longest Drive." A great time was had by all!