• Watch a short video of Philippe Cousteau Jr, talking about the important mission of the Global Echo Foundation, which is funded by a portion of the assets under management of the GIVE ETF.

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IMPACT

"Do well by Doing Good" - Benjamin Franklin

  • KIND in MD Benefit Raises over $9,000! (Pictures)

    Thu, 2013-06-20 14:36

    Truman Charities & The Truman Cleary Group sponsored an event on June 15th in Bethesda, Maryland, that raised over $9,000 for KIND in MD! That $9000 will help KIND provide food for 100 students for every weekend for an entire school year. Thank you for helping make a difference in our local community!

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  • Join AdvisorShares at the KIND in MD Charity Party - June 15, 2013 in Bethesda, Maryland

    Thu, 2013-06-06 14:55

    AdvisorShares is proud to be a sponsor of Kids in Need Distributors (KIND) of Montgomery County, Maryland. KIND is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to providing the children of Montgomery County their most basic needs when they need it most - on weekends. Most residents of Montgomery County, MD, one of the wealthiest counties in the nation, are unaware that 49,000 of the county’s children are part of the Free and Reduced Meal Program (FARM) – a program they qualify for based on household income.

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  • Ryan Zimmerman’s ‘A Night at the Park’ raises more than $300,000 to Fight MS

    Thu, 2013-05-30 13:52

    AdvisorShares was once again a proud sponsor of the fourth annual ZiMS Foundation benefit event, "A Night at the Park," which was held on May 23rd at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. Washington Nationals Third Baseman, Ryan Zimmerman, founded the ZiMS Foundation as a way to raise awareness and help "bring home a cure" for Multiple Sclerosis.

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  • Join us Thursday, May 23rd at the 4th Annual "Night at the Park" ZiMS Foundation Benefit Event

    Tue, 2013-05-21 14:24

    AdvisorShares is once again a proud sponsor of the annual ZiMS Foundation benefit event, "A Night at the Park," being held Thursday night, May 23rd at 6pm at Nationals Park here in Washington, D.C.! Washington Nationals Third Baseman Ryan Zimmerman founded the ZiMS Foundation as a way to raise awareness and help "bring home a cure" for Multiple Sclerosis.

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  • 2013 Race for Hope, Washington DC- Recap/Pictures

    Thu, 2013-05-09 15:51

    Members of the AdvisorShares Family participated in the 2013 5k Run/Walk in Washington, DC on May 5th. The Race for Hope is organized by volunteers and benefits two not-for-profit organizations dedicated to brain tumor research: The National Brain Tumor Society and Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure.

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Thanks for checking out our "IMPACT" page! The purpose of the IMPACT page is to give you a window into the philanthropic activities of AdvisorShares and our employees.

Keep checking back to learn more about the various causes we feel strongly about and support, including updates on the various commitments made by Philippe Cousteau Jr's Global Echo Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation which provides funding solutions to many of the challenges facing the world community from social issues impacting women and children to environmental conservation.

AdvisorShares regularly contributes a portion of assets under management of the Global Echo ETF (NYSE ticker: GIVE) to fund the Global Echo Foundation.