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Jun 20 2019

First Advantage joins Appriss as Gold Sponsor of 2019 Mary Byron Games

Top Tier Background Screening Company Supports Event Benefitting Domestic Violence Non-Profit

First Advantage, a global leader in background check and drug screening solutions, has announced its gold sponsorship status for the second annual Mary Byron Games. A valued business partner of local tech company, Appriss Safety, First Advantage has donated $5,000 in support of this event— a day of lawn games, group bike ride, 5K run/walk, live music, food trucks, prizes, and more. The Mary Byron Games are the primary fundraiser the Mary Byron Project (MBP), a 501(c)(3) organization focused on breaking the cycle of intimate partner violence. The fundraiser culminates on June 21 at the Brown-Forman Amphitheater in Louisville.

“We fully support the goals and initiatives of the Mary Byron Project and are honored to help sponsor such an important event,” said Ranjeev Teelock, First Advantage SVP of Industry Solutions. “Yet another example of how well Appriss and First Advantage come together to support violence prevention.”

“First Advantage is a trusted partner who truly understands Appriss’ overall mission of Knowledge for Good,” said Brian Matthews, SVP of Appriss Insights. “Sponsoring the Mary Byron Games at such a prestigious level further demonstrates their commitment to fostering innovative safety solutions of all kinds.”

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