MIDDLETOWN, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Embrace Home Loans, a prominent leader in the mortgage industry, announced today that Senior Loan Officer, Frank Virga, has been named the 2018 Honoree of the Year by the nonprofit organization, New Ground.
New Ground gives the title of Honoree of the Year to individuals who have given their time, talent and/or expertise to benefit New Ground’s vision and goals. Founded in 1991, New Ground provides social work and education services to help families and Veterans break the cycle of poverty and homelessness. Comprehensive services offered include employment counseling, financial literacy, life skills, educational tutoring, tuition assistance and much more. As an honoree, Frank demonstrates dedication to the mission of New Ground, assisting with organizational growth and increasing services.
“I am beyond humbled to be named the honoree of the year,” said Virga. “I truly enjoy being an active supporter of this incredible organization and having the opportunity to make an impact in someone else’s life. It’s so rewarding to know I have been able to foster these positive relationships within my community and work alongside other people who, like me, enjoy helping those in need.”
Frank has nearly 15 years’ experience in mortgage lending and finance. As a Senior Loan Officer at Embrace Home Loans, he leverages his passion and vast knowledge of financing and home lending to consistently deliver the most advantageous results for his clients. Previously, he held a role as a sales manager for Quality Financial Solutions.
“On behalf of all the Veterans and families we serve, a huge thank you to Frank Virga for his continued support and for being our Honoree of the Year. He continues to help spread the word about our work in the community, and helps to raise the necessary funds for us to continue to provide the critical services to those most in need,” said Shannon Boyle, Executive Director of New Ground. “Embrace Home Loans as a whole organization does a lot of great work in the community and helps support great organizations, so it’s no surprise that Frank has been such a huge asset to our organization. I sincerely look forward to continuing our work with Frank and Embrace Home Loans.”
“We are thrilled to have one of our own recognized for doing such great work within the local communities,” said Jeff McGuiness, Chief Sales Officer of Embrace Home Loans. “At Embrace, we encourage our employees to exemplify compassion, kindness and generosity so it’s great to see Frank exuding these qualities and supporting such a great organization.”
About Embrace Home Loans
Founded in 1983, Embrace Home Loans has remained a prominent leader in the industry, having afforded borrowers and financial institutions an exceptional mortgage experience. Licensed in 46 states and D.C., Embrace has been recognized seven times as one of the Best Medium-sized Companies to Work for in America by Fortune and four times as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in America by Inc. The company has also been recognized twelve times as one of the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island, as the Most Community Involved Company in Rhode Island, and the Leadership Excellence Award by Providence Business News. For more information, please visit www.embracehomeloans.com.