In the Community

Crain’s Best Places to Work in NYC
Fortis Lux Financial has been named to 2017 Crain’s Best Places to Work in New York. Fortis Lux Financial attended the Crain’s award ceremony, winning the 2017 Best Idea Contest.

Fortis Lux Financial - in the community

Toys for Tots
Doing our part for the holiday season each year to put a smile on a child’s face.

Fortis Lux Financial - in the community

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Fortis Lux Financial making strides in Central Park every October to support Breast Cancer Awareness, celebrating all of the survivors and those who are still fighting.

Fortis Lux Financial - in the community

Newtown Youth Wrestling Association
Fortis Lux Financial helped power the Newtown Youth Wrestlers through their biggest moment by supporting their annual tournament.

Junior Achievement of New York
Financial Advisor, Kenneth Gross, is involved with numerous activities that support Junior Achievement of New York. Volunteer teaching to High School Students and fundraising for the organization provides Kenneth with the means to give back to the community in a meaningful way. Junior Achievement of New York has recognized his work with numerous awards and honorable mentions over the years, including the JA New York Triple Threat Award. He is proud to show continued support to a group that strives to better the financial awareness of our next generation of leaders.
In addition to Ken, Fortis Lux Financial has volunteered their time by educating students at St. Luke’s NYC on financial literacy and entrepreneurship. Check out what volunteers had to say after working with our students:
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International Women Entrepreneurial Challenge (IWEC)
Fortis Lux Financial has always supported business owners, by sponsoring the IWEC Awards & Conference to celebrate global success in female entrepreneurship.

Fortis Lux Financial - in the community

Boys and Girls Club of Harlem
Fortis Lux’s Director of Financial Planning, Matt DelPriore, adds great value to his surrounding community. Matt is a part of the Financial Planning Association Pro Bono Committee. He delivers presentations to Domestic Violence Victims and assists with one on one counseling. He also volunteers his time at the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem.

American Corporate Partners (ACP) for Veterans
Senior Investment Advisor, Michael Luftman, is a volunteer mentor at American Corporate Partners (ACP) for Veterans. ACP’s Mentoring Program connects post- 9/11 veterans (Protégés) with corporate professionals (Mentors) for yearlong, customized mentorships. ACP assists veterans on their path towards fulfilling, long-term careers, whether the veteran is job.

The ManKind Project
Financial Planner, Martin Cowart, exhibits his compassionate personality serving a variety of leadership and educational organizations. Martin serves on the board of directors for the Children’s Art Guild, an organization that helps children transcend limiting expectations and explore and develop their authentic selves through creativity education. Creativity education is instrumental in helping children become creative problem solvers, to develop self-regard, and to feel empowered to take on the world.

Martin is a Co-Leader Candidate with The ManKind Project, an international non-profit training and educational organization, hosting over three decades of life-changing experiential personal development programs for men. We believe that emotionally mature, powerful, compassionate, and purpose-driven men will heal our society’s deepest wounds. Martin enjoys weekends leading their flagship training, The New Warrior Training Adventure, around the world.