The NAPFA Consumer Education Pro-Bono Service Award recognizes the community service work of NAPFA members who have contributed their time and financial planning expertise to helping those in need in order to achieve positive financial outcomes in the future. This award is presented to a planner or financial planning firm in recognition of their significant pro-bono contributions to a nonprofit organization, social services agency or directly to individuals through their own firm.

In May 2018, NAPFA presented its inaugural Pro-Bono Service Award to Stacy Francis, President and CEO of Francis

2018 NCEF Pro-Bono Award Winner Stacy Francis (holding award), with several NCEF board members pictured L-R: Ann Coulson, Brenda Knox, Jim Cantrell, Jennifer Sanchez and Anne Gibson

Financial, Inc. Stacy is the founder of the non-profit Savvy Ladies, which has helped more than 15,000 women through free one-on-one financial counseling, weekly webinars and workshops.  She has effectively utilized her financial industry connections to educate and empower women to take control of their finances through Savvy Ladies, and by hosting a podcast called Financially Ever After.

Click here for award criteria and the 2019 award nomination form.

Learn more about volunteering your pro-bono services through NCEF.

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