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PSCA Announces Sponsorship of the 4.01K Race for Financial Fitness™

"Fueling financial fitness from grade school to the golden years"


Hattie Greenan

The Plan Sponsor Council of America (PSCA), a part of the American Retirement Association (ARA), today announced its sponsorship of the fourth annual 4.01(k) Race For Financial Fitness. The race raises money to support local financial literacy programs for kids in eight cities across the country. The goal is to bring national attention and funding to local organizations while encouraging participants to nurture both their financial and physical health. 

“PSCA is pleased to be a first-time sponsor of the 4.01(k) race," said Jack Towarnicky, Executive Director. "Our mission is to advance the interest of America’s retirement savers, and we are happy to support an event that recognizes that financial wellness starts at a young age and continues through retirement." 
2018's race calendar includes:

  • Minneapolis: Friday, 4/6/18
  • Las Vegas: Saturday, 4/7/18
  • Philadelphia: Sunday, 4/8/18 
  • Nashville: Saturday, 4/14/18
  • Kansas City: Friday, 4/20/18
  • Charlotte: Saturday, 4/21/18
  • Detroit: Friday, 4/27/18
  • Orlando: Saturday,4/28/18 

Registration information can be found on the Race's website including information about the local financial literacy organizations each city's race will support. While the race started in Orlando in 2015, it has expanded to new cities each year and will expand to Atlanta in 2019. The Race plans to continue to grow and offers information on its website about how to sponsor a race in a new city and expand support to more non-profit financial literacy programs. 

About the 4.01K Race:
The Smarter Tomorrow Foundation™ is on a mission to give every kid from every community a fair shot at a strong financial future. By spearheading the 4.01K Race for Financial Fitness™ and other initiatives that promote financial education for the next generation, we will empower kids across the nation to take charge of their finances and their life. For more information, visit

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The Plan Sponsor Council of America (PSCA) is a diverse, collaborative community of employee benefit plan sponsors, working together on behalf of millions of employees to solve real problems, create positive change, and expand on the success of America’s voluntary, employer-sponsored retirement system. With members representing employers of all sizes, PSCA offers a forum for comprehensive dialogue. By sharing our collective knowledge and experience as plan sponsors, PSCA also serves as a resource to policymakers, the media, and other stakeholders as part of its commitment to improving retirement security for millions of Americans. For more information, visit