Giving Back and Serving Our Community

Many members of our team have lived in Arizona their entire lives and are proud to call this area home. When not giving their time to their clients and families, our advisors and support staff enjoy giving back by regularly volunteering, serving as chairs and board members for a variety of organizations, and donating time and money to their favorite causes. Our practice also has a charity giving program in which we will match any volunteering/contributions made by ABLE employees.

Adam M. Brooks, CFP®

  • Immediate Past Chairman of the Board of the Martin Pear Jewish Community Center
  • Established the Professional Leadership Program with the Jewish Family and Children’s Center
  • Former Chair of the Arizona Community Foundation’s Tax & Legal Seminar Committee
  • Established the ABLE Financial Group Philanthropic Fund at the Jewish Community Foundation

Larry Van Quathem, CFP®

  • Board of Directors for the Delta Sigma Pi Leadership Foundation
  • Formerly served on the Board of Directors for the Association for Supportive Child Care
  • Former member of the Scottsdale 20-30 Club

Lane Reynolds

  • Serves on the local high school booster club
  • Active church member, through which he is involved in humanitarian and charitable causes
  • Volunteer leader and Scout Master in the Boy Scouts of America

Rick Steiman

  • Volunteers with the American Cancer Society and Ladles of Love
  • Donates 10 percent of his earnings to charities each year
  • Donates to blood drives as often as he can

Laurel Buchanan

  • Volunteers as a “big sister” for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona

Brandon Perlow

  • Chair of the Board of the City of Scottsdale Loss Trust Fund
  • Board of Directors for the University of Wisconsin Hillel Foundation
  • Volunteer with the Alumni & Friends of the London School of Economics in the United States
  • Volunteer with the Valley of the Sun Alumni Chapter for the University of Wisconsin

ABLE Financial Group Supports

  • St. Mary’s Food Bank
  • Martin Pear Jewish Community Center
  • Hospice of the Valley
  • Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Service (S.T.A.R.S.)
  • Centers for Habilitation
  • Arizona Coalition to End Sexual & Domestic Violence
  • Swift Youth Foundation
  • Tax & Legal Seminar
  • Executive Council Charities
  • Smile on Seniors
  • Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine
  • Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk for the Cure
  • Arizona Association of Providers for People with Disabilities
  • Jewish Family & Children Service
  • Chandler Education Foundation
  • Planned Giving Roundtable
  • Gesher Disability Resources
  • American Cancer Society
  • Prevent Child Abuse Arizona
  • Jewish Free Loan
  • St. Mary Medical Center Foundation
  • Thunderbird Charities
  • Valley Youth Theater
  • Arizona Museum of Natural History
  • Power Paws Assistance Dogs
  • Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Phoenix