ARMAO, COSTA & RICCIARDI VOLLEYBALL TEAM HELPS RAISE MONEY FOR MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION
The professionals at Garden City-based Armao, Costa & Ricciardi, CPAs, P.C., work hard and play hard. Each summer for the past 12 years, the firm has assembled a team of volleyball players, known as the “ACR Net Assets,” who participate at Jones Beach on Thursday nights in competition with other Long Island Volleyball Association members.
Commenting on her firm’s involvement, manager Rosa Arreaga-Negron, CPA, CFE, states, “We look forward to spending the evening in the Jones Beach sand, enjoying the setting sun and the oceanfront breeze. It’s just plain fun.” She adds, “As members of the Association, we are proud to be involved in money raised for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Suffolk County. LIVA has raised and donated nearly $166,000 through 2011 to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.”
ABOUT ARMAO, COSTA & RICCIARDI, CPAs, P.C.
For over 25 years, Armao, Costa & Ricciardi, CPAs, P.C. has provided auditing, tax and financial services to family owned and closely held businesses, the construction industry, not-for-profit organizations, real estate owners, agents, brokers, developers and investors, labor unions, employee benefit plans, professional service firms and high net-worth individuals. In addition to the traditional services provided by an accounting firm, the professionals at Armao, Costa & Ricciardi are skilled in handling every aspect of its clients’ financial life, from business consulting to financial planning.
ABOUT THE LONG ISLAND VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION
The Long Island Volleyball Association (LIVA) is the largest adult volleyball program in the Northeastern United States. LIVA is committed to excellence and fun, player satisfaction, community service and LIVA's low team and player fees. LIVA participation has exploded from 28 teams in 1998 to over 1200 teams in 2011.
LIVA brings together people of all skill levels and backgrounds to enjoy the pleasure of team play, healthy competition and good exercise. With the support of the local business community, LIVA has built a solid following of teams that will return consistently to play in future LIVA events.
ACR Net Assets team members, left to right: Salvatore Armao, the firm’s managing partner; Bettina Meyer; Natasha Hall; Catherine Pollari; Rosa Arreaga-Negron; and Felipe Sabino. Not pictured: Gregg Chavious; Michael Costa, firm partner; and Louis Signorelli.