Goodwill & Community

Richard Siskey | Wishing everyone a wonderful July 4th.

There isn’t anything as Americana as the art of dressing sizzling hot dogs fresh off the barbeque, the sweet smell of freshly sugar sprinkled apple pies cooling right out of the oven & the 4th of July! For us, it is a time to celebrate summer time, and to bring our family and friends closer together for a thankful celebration. We also take the time to reflect what the 4th of July means to us and our country. Often it is easy for us to take for granted the freedom and independence we enjoy in America.

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St. Jude Wine Dinner Hosted by Rick and Diane Siskey

Friday, April 19, 2013
Rick and Diane Siskey’s Home

Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.

Dinner: 7:30 p.m.

Be part of a festive evening featuring cocktails, exquisite cuisine, live entertainment and the opportunity to hear from a St. Jude family.

By attending and supporting this dinner, you will help St. Jude in its mission of finding cures and saving children. Thanks to the generosity of friends like you, no family ever pays St. Jude for anything.

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Richard Siskey Offers Advice to College Graduates

“I think folks right out of university need to understand that life is life and sometimes, you just have to deal with it as you journey along,” says Siskey

Richard Siskey states they want people who will not do half-hearted work in their organization. “Apathetic employees who only do work half correctly are not employees that last long,” says Richard Siskey. Like never before, he maintains that in this economy employers are looking for hard workers. Don’t expect life to be fair, is another word of wisdom that Richard Siskey often shares with college graduates. “I think folks right out of university need to understand that life is life and sometimes, you just have to deal with it as you journey along,” says Siskey…(full article)

Charlotte, NC Entrepreneur Rick Siskey – Money Doesn’t Equal Happiness

Rick Siskey’s hometown, Charlotte, NC, is home to the Siskey Family YMCA, an organization he supports for its betterment of his community. The success of Siskey’s firm, Siskey Industries, has afforded him the opportunity to give more than he ever thought possible, says Rick Siskey. This Charlotte, NC native feels that his success is not without the help and support of others and thanks his community through his involvement with nonprofit organizations like the United Way. (full article here)

Allegro Foundation Ambassador’s Ball In January

Local Businesses Pull Together For Children With Disablilties

In a combined effort, Rick and Diane Siskey of Wall Street Capital, Diamonds Direct and Zebra Restaurant have teamed up to host Allegro’s annual “Ambassador’s Feast”, the official pre-party to the Ball.

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Richard Siskey |Named 2008 Father of the Year, Charlotte NC

“It was obviously an honor to be selected as a Father of the Year but I was so pleased to see all proceeds from the event benefit the American Diabetes Association,” said Siskey

It was a “double blessing,” explains the Charlotte citizen. “It was obviously an honor to be selected as a Father of the Year but I was so pleased to see all proceeds from the event benefit the American Diabetes Association,” said Siskey. According to Richard Siskey, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) continues to work towards finding a cure for this debilitating illness. “Diabetes can often lead to blindness, kidney failure, stroke, heart attack and even amputation,” notes Siskey. “I was thankful,” says Richard Siskey, “to help with such a cause.”…(full article)