Susan G. Komen recognizes Tricia Dempsey’s significant contributions at annual charity event
ATLANTA – Susan G. Komen hosted their second annual Bubbles and Bling fundraising event on February 6, where they recognized Tricia Dempsey for raising over $270,000 through her non-profit organization and event, Agile on the Green\.
This was the second annual Bubbles & Bling charity event hosted by Susan G. Komen. At the event Susan G. Komen named two honorees for their dedication and passionate fundraising efforts: Wells Fargo and Dempsey.
“Tricia Dempsey is an eleven-year breast cancer survivor who has used her breast cancer experience to help others survive this disease too. She is the founder and CEO of Agile, an innovative IT staffing and consulting firm. In 2004, Tricia started Agile on the Green, a golf tournament that brings together the IT and breast cancer communities to raise funds to fight breast cancer. Since its inception, Agile on the Green has raised over $270,000 for Komen Atlanta! Tricia’s support of Komen Atlanta also includes serving on our Board of Directors and Advisory Council,” says Kim Hartsock, who presented Dempsey with the honoree award.
Dempsey has hosted Agile on the Green, a charity event based through her company Agile, for the past 11 years. The event has been the primary outlet for Dempsey to give back after winning her own battle with breast cancer in 2003.
Agile is an innovative IT staffing and consulting firm that speeds time to talent by matching great people to great opportunities, enabling our clients to drive business results and create competitive advantage. Agile has grown over 400% in the past four years, and has been recognized by Inc. Magazine on the Inc. 5000 list three years running and was recently named the #3 Fastest Growing Staffing Firm in the nation by Staffing Industry Analyst.
Founded by Tricia Dempsey in 2003, Agile is a values-driven organization committed to community involvement and charitable causes. Through Agile on the Green, the firm’s annual golf tournament, Agile has raised more than $270,000 for Komen for the Cure – Greater Atlanta Affiliate. Agile is a certified woman-owned business (WBENC). For more information, visit www.gotoagile.com or call 866.513.4703.