PeopleFirst is proud to be an active community member and participates in and supports numerous organizations, including:

Salvation Army

PeopleFirst HR Solutions is proud to participate in helping a worthy cause in raising funds to fulfill their annual financial commitments in serving those in need.

Prep for Success

Prep for Success is an event partnered between UW-L's business fraternity and career services to connect community business with students who are looking for potential employment and/or career search advice. PeopleFirst has been an active participant for many years.

UW-L College of Business Administration Silver Eagles

The UW-L Silver Eagles alumni organization provides scholarships along with various opportunities to the College of Business Administration students as they prepare for their career in business. PeopleFirst Managing Partner Marlin Helgeson is a current Board Member and has served as President of the organization. PeopleFirst has also sponsored the "Take an Eagle to Lunch" event, a major student/business networking opportunity.


PeopleFirst HR Solutions is very proud to be a sponsor of the "Game On" fundraising event, and a 2014 participant in this event. Gary J. Schettle, one of our Managing Partners, was one of the 3 founders of this organization.

United Way

PeopleFirst actively supports the annual United Way campaign, and several team members have served in leadership roles in the organization.

Rotary Club

Many of our affiliates and partners are currently, or have previously been involved in Rotary Clubs throughout the geographical areas that we serve. They have served at various levels of leadership in their respective Rotary Clubs.

Society for Human Resource Management

PeopleFirst participates in and supports the local chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management.