First Command News & Media
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Oct. 25, 2016
First Command is a proud supporter of the 41st Marine Corps Marathon
FORT WORTH, Texas — First Command Financial Services, Inc., is supporting the 41st Marine Corps Marathon (MCM), continuing the company’s proud history of teaming up with “The People’s Marathon.”
The 2016 MCM boasts an entire weekend of events October 28-30, including the MCM Pep Rally presented by First Command. First Command will also maintain a booth at the Health and Fitness Expo.
“We consider it a great honor to be affiliated with The People’s Marathon, and we look forward to joining the tens of thousands of volunteers and fans who will be cheering on the runners as they make their way through the heart of our nation’s capital,” said Scott Spiker, CEO of First Command. “We view our ongoing support of this event as a clear demonstration of the connection we feel with all of the armed forces.”
First Command’s relationship with the MCM began in 1998 when more than 170 First Command employees and their families volunteered to assist nearly 15,000 runners.
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First Command Financial Services and its subsidiaries, including First Command Bank and First Command Financial Planning, assist American families in their efforts to build wealth, reduce debt and pursue their lifetime financial goals and dreams—focusing on consumer behavior as the first and most powerful determinant of results. Through knowledgeable advice and coaching of the financial behaviors conducive to success, First Command Financial Advisors have built trustworthy, lasting relationships with hundreds of thousands of client families since 1958.