PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Mar. 5, 2012) — Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world’s largest residential real estate sales organization, announced today that its brokers and agents raised $1.97 million in 2011 on behalf of Easter Seals.
“The CENTURY 21® System creates new possibilities for Easter Seals families year after year,” said James E. Williams, Jr., president and chief executive officer,
Easter Seals. “The brokers, agents and staff truly care about people in their communities as evidenced by their continued support for 32 years,” said James E. Williams, Jr., president and chief executive officer, Easter Seals.
Since 1979, the CENTURY 21 System of brokers and agents have contributed approximately $104 million in total funds raised and donated directly by the franchise system to Easter Seals, its sole philanthropic partner.
“Our CENTURY 21 System has a tradition of giving back to the community,” said
Rick Davidson, president and chief executive officer of Century 21 Real Estate LLC. "The importance of serving others cannot be understated, and I am very proud of every CENTURY 21 professional who made a difference in their community this year.”
In 2011, the top three Easter Seals fundraisers in the CENTURY 21 System were: CENTURY 21 Town & Country of Utica, Mich.; CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company in Dallas, Texas, and CENTURY 21 Alliance, in Philadelphia, Pa. This is the 15th straight year that CENTURY 21 Town & Country has led the System’s fundraising efforts on behalf of Easter Seals. This year, eight of the Top 21 leading fundraisers in the CENTURY 21 System are Canadian firms, led by CENTURY 21 Dome Realty Inc., in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Below is a complete list of the “Top 21” fundraisers within the CENTURY 21 System on behalf of Easter Seals in 2011:
CENTURY 21 Real Estate’s “Top 21” North American Fundraisers for Easter Seals in 2011:
About Easter Seals:
Easter Seals is the leading non-profit provider of services for individuals with autism, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities and other special needs. For more than 90 years, we have been offering help and hope to children and adults living with disabilities, and to the families who love them. Through therapy, training, education and support services, Easter Seals creates life-changing solutions so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work and play. Support children and adults with disabilities at www.easterseals.com.