GROCO RECEIVES RECOGNITION FROM FREMONT EDUCATION FOUNDATION

Fremont, CA – February 23, 2006 – Greenstein Rogoff Olsen & Co. (GROCO), Top Bay Area CPA Firm, is pleased to announce they were recognized by the Fremont Education Foundation as a Foundation Sponsor for 2006.


Fremont Education Foundation President Dave Bonaccorsi presents the plaque to Alan Olsen, Managing Partner for GROCO

At the Fremont Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, February 22, 2006 Fremont Education Foundation’s President Dave Bonaccorsi presented Alan Olsen, Managing Partner of GROCO with a plaque in appreciation to GROCO as a Foundation Sponsor; supporting the academic and co-curricular programs essential to the development of well-educated and well-founded young adults. Dave thanked Alan for GROCO’s generous $15,000 donation. Alan Olsen thanked the Foundation and the School Board and reminded them he had a personal investment, having seven children enrolled himself. Alan’s wife, Susan Olsen is the daughter Former School Board member Wayne Ferguson and both stated, “We feel committed to the education of our children and the community.”


Alan Olsen, Managing Partner for GROCO, presents a check for $15,000 to Dave Bonaccorsi, President of Fremont Education Foundation

Greenstein, Rogoff, Olsen & CO. has been recognized as a leader and partner with the community of Fremont since 1964. GROCO recognizes and honors the importance of education for our children. Beth Rasler, CPA for GROCO currently serves as a Fremont Education Foundation board member and Treasurer.

About GROCO

Greenstein Rogoff Olsen & Co. is ranked one of the top accounting firms in the San Francisco Bay Area. We have two offices located in Palo Alto and Fremont, California. Our CPA firm provides consulting services to individuals and closely held businesses. We also have a special niche in providing accounting services to some of the leading Venture Capital partners in the Silicon Valley.


Sandi Pantages, FEF Secretary, Debra Pearson, FEF Board Member, Hattie Hughes (daughter of the founder of Fremont Bank – a Foundation Sponsor), Dave Bonaccorsi, President of FEF, Beth Rasler, GROCO CPA and FEF Treasurer, Alan Olsen, Managing Partner of GROCO, Alice Arce, Public Relations Rep for GROCO

Our primary services include income tax planning, income tax preparation, strategic business consulting, bill paying, estate planning, estate administration, trustee services, and financial statement preparation.

For more information, visit their website at www.GROCO.com or call Alice Arce at (510) 797-8661.

About FREMONT EDUCATION FOUNDATION

Fremont Education Foundation work focuses primarily on three areas; After-School Band Program, the Guy Emanuele Sports Fund and the Innovative Education Grants Program which funds innovative, quality classroom programs in grades K-12 and is aimed at increasing student achievement in academics, creativity, leadership, critical thinking, and visual and performing arts.

The Foundation is currently set a goal to raise $106,000 benefiting the school bands for 4th-6th graders in all Fremont public schools. GROCO invites other businesses to become Foundation Sponsors as well. For further information, contact Dave Bonaccorsi at (510) 791-1888 and visit their website at www.fremont-eduation.org.