THON: Setting the Stage for A Lifetime of Giving!

Co-Founder of Cornerstone Search Group, Steve Raz ('95 Accounting) shares his story of how THON has led him to giving back. THON students will talk about how alumni can help.
  • What Front Page Alumni
  • When Feb 22, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (US/Eastern / UTC-494)
  • Where Online/Zoom
  • Attendees Alumni, Students, Faculty, Staff and Friends!
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Steve Raz ('95 Accounting) is the Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Cornerstone Search Group. Steve was very active in THON while attending Penn State. He developed a love of giving back, which led him to be a founding member for Team Tallie & Catwalk 4 Cancer. Since 2012, the organization has raised over $100,000 to benefit pediatric cancer research. Cornerstone Search also has a charitable giving program.

THON Committee Members:

Rick Melli, ('17 Finance) Director of DAR Alumni Engagement Committee

Jon Spierer, ('17 Finance/Economics) Alumni Communications Captain

If you attended Penn State, then you know about THON! Steve’s experience lead him to create Catwalk 4 Cancer.  His giving back then spread into his business.  Learn about how you can introduce a culture of giving into your life and your business and why it is important.  

Also, hear from Smeal students, Rick Melli and Jon Spierer, about how alumni can help not only with monetary donations, but also by giving their time.

Before February 17th, THON also wants you to take part in #MyPSUTHONStory on Social Media! Here’s what you do: upload a video (45 seconds or less) or share a post describing your THON story. 

Make sure you also hash tag #CollegeofBusiness to show your pride for Smeal -  #MyPSUTHONStory and tag #CollegeofBusiness.