ATLANTA – March 4, 2022 –Sileo Capital (Si-lay-oh), an independent financial sponsor, today announced it is celebrating its second anniversary in business – March 4th – by making donations to four charitable organizations.
“From the homeless and the hungry, to students and entrepreneurs, the organizations we have chosen this year support economic empowerment,” said Chad Magee, Managing Member and Co-Founder of Sileo. “We encourage others to pay it forward as well; for with one’s own success comes the responsibility to help others ‘March Forth’.”
“After another year of economic challenges brought on by the pandemic, Sileo is proud to provide a hand up to those in need,” said Jake LaJoie, Managing Member and Co-Founder of Sileo. “Whether it is providing shelter or food, an education, or support with starting a new business, these organizations provide real value to real people with real needs.”
Sileo has made donations to the following charitable organizations:
Nicholas House: Nicholas House is a nonprofit agency that assists homeless families in making the transition from homelessness to self-sufficiency in a structured but home-like environment through one of several housing programs. Nicholas House’s mission is to help homeless families become self-sufficient by providing them with a temporary place to live while addressing the root causes of their homelessness so that they never become homeless again.
Feeding America: Feeding America is a nationwide network of 200 food banks and 60,000 food pantries and programs, that provide food and services to people facing hunger. Feeding America’s mission is to advance change in America by ensuring equitable access to nutritious food for all in partnership with food banks, policymakers, supporters, and the communities they serve.
The MOAA Scholarship Fund: The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) established the MOAA Scholarship Fund in 1948 to provide educational assistance benefits to children of military families. It supports one of the association's founding principles: education is the cornerstone of a strong democracy.
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is a private, nonpartisan foundation that works together with communities in education and entrepreneurship to create uncommon solutions and empower people to shape their futures and be successful. The foundation's mission is to help individuals attain economic independence by advancing educational achievement and entrepreneurial success.
About Sileo Capital
Sileo Capital (Si-lay-oh) is a unique independent sponsor that not only makes principal equity investments, but also provides strategy, operations, financial and transaction consulting. Sileo’s equity investments are focused on industries where its team has extensive transaction and operations experience (e.g., multi-unit –food/non-food, company-operated, franchisors and franchisees; critical infrastructure services; government services and waste management). Sileo deploys its financial and intellectual capital with North American based companies that have at least $5 million of EBITDA and where it can partner with intelligent, experienced people of high integrity and character to build businesses that it can be proud of and that generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for all stakeholders. For more information, please visit www.sileocapital.com.