MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Last month, the Central Portfolio Control team engaged in a friendly competition while raising money for charity. The winner of the contest selected Ronald McDonald House at Children's Minneapolis hospital as the recipient of the funds raised.
To engage employees in a fun team-building event and raise money for a local charity, Central Portfolio Control executives hosted a paper airplane contest. Each employee who chose to enter paid a small admission fee. At the end of the contest, the winner selected the charity to which all proceeds would be donated. Participants were provided with a piece of paper and could decorate it without adding anything to the paper that would change the weight (paperclips, tape, staples, etc.). Each competitor was given one throw with no do-overs. Paper airplanes were launched from the second-floor balcony with the goal of being the one that landed closest to the designated finish line. The winner of the paper airplane contest, Georgi, selected Ronald McDonald House at Children's Minneapolis hospital as the recipient of the funds raised!
Creating A Stronger Team
CPC's team members are the reason for their success. A lot of companies may say they appreciate their employees, but CPC believes in showing their employees how much they appreciate their dedication and hard work. CPC plans team-building events that are actually fun, treat their employees with respect, provide industry-leading compensation, and welcome open communication between their teams and executives. As a way to express their gratitude for the incredible results, their employees produce, CPC treated every team member to lunch from Dine-1-1 MN, a popular local food truck, for Employee Appreciation Day.
Actively Supporting Our Community
Community involvement is an important part of Central Portfolio Control’s workplace culture. CPC is committed to helping its neighbors in need by supporting charitable organizations that create positive change in the community. CPC is proud to support Sharing & Caring Hands, Meals on Wheels, and other charities that provide critical services to those in need. To learn more about how CPC is actively involved in creating positive change, please visit our News page.
About Ronald McDonald House Charities, Upper Midwest
The Ronald McDonald House Charities’ Mission is to partner with each community to provide a comfortable and caring home-away-from-home that supports keeping families together and reduces stress during a child’s serious illness. They provide everything a family needs so they can focus on the well-being of their child including lodging, meals, kitchen access, and fully-stocked pantries, laundry facilities, an accredited K-12 school, and supportive, family-focused programming. Ronald McDonald House Charities has 5 locations in Minnesota.
About Central Portfolio Control Inc
Headquartered in Minnetonka, MN, Central Portfolio Control, or CPC, is a full-service and nationally licensed collection agency focused on the recovery of distressed accounts receivable. The company manages accounts on behalf of creditor clients while maintaining the highest ethical and legal standards regarding collection activity. Since being founded in 1998, the CPC team has continued to grow the company by providing top-quality services to clients and creating jobs within the local community.