October 3, 2023

Align's COO, Vinod Paul, Honored for Dedication to Help for Children

New York, New York — October 3, 2023 — Align, the leading global provider of technology infrastructure solutions, announces that its Chief Operating Officer, Vinod Paul, has been recognized as a 2023 Honoree by Help for Children (HFC). Founded with a mission to make a profound difference in the lives of children in need, HFC is a renowned charitable organization dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse youth across the globe. This accolade underscores Align's commitment to corporate social responsibility through its partnership with HFC in making a positive impact on children's lives. 

About Help for Children

In partnership with the Alternative Investment industry, Help for Children (HFC), is a distinguished charitable foundation which focuses on preventing and treating child abuse. Help For Children prevents and treats child maltreatment by funding programs that use evidence-based methodologies.  

HFC's primary focus is on providing essential support to children facing various challenges, including poverty, illness, abuse, and neglect. Through a network of dedicated volunteers, philanthropic professionals, and partnerships with organizations like Align, HFC has been instrumental in channeling vital resources to where they are needed most. 

Align and Help for Children

Align is proud to collaborate with HFC, sharing the foundation's vision of making a meaningful difference in the lives of children who need it most. Together, we are dedicated to building stronger, more resilient communities and ensuring that every child can thrive. 

Align has been a dedicated partner and top sponsor of Help for Children for 6 years. Align has been providing Managed Service solutions to the HFC Organization and continues to attend all HFC events as proud participants and supporters. 

About the Award

Since its inception in 2013, the Service Provider 'Honor' service recognition has been an annual tribute to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding dedication and exceptional efforts to Help For Children, a Charity which focuses on preventing and treating child abuse within the Alternative Investment Industry. Help For Children prevents and treats child maltreatment by funding programs that use evidence-based methodologies. 

"Vinod has been longstanding supporter of the Help for Children cause. As a dedicated board member for many years, he is a natural choice for this year's MVP award."

- Glen Dailey, Vice President, Global Board of Directors, Help for Children

“HFC was pleased to have Vinod Paul, our longtime supporter as the honoree on NY Golf Day 2023. Vinod has always made the time to support HFC in any way that he can. This is shown in his past participation as a board member on the HFC Global Board as well as Align’s participation as a current pro-bono partner of the organization.”

- Sumudu Waas, Executive Director/COO, Help for Children


About Align
Align is a premier global provider of technology infrastructure solutions. For over 30 years, leading firms worldwide have relied on Align to guide them through IT challenges, delivering complete, secure solutions for business change and growth. Align is headquartered in New York City and has offices in London, Chicago, San Francisco, Arizona, New Jersey, Texas and Virginia. Learn more at www.align.com 


“Align is our trusted provider for all our Managed Services and cybersecurity needs. They provide us best-in-class IT services that not only help drive productivity and growth, but ensure we meet both current and evolving compliance and security requirements with ease. As consultants to financial advisors, trust and reliability are indispensable to our operations, which is why we never hesitate to refer Align to our very own client base. Align isn’t just our partner, they are an extension of our team. We look forward to entrusting them with our IT infrastructure for years to come.”

Ed Fasano - Experienced Advisory Consultants LLC