Weichert Contributes to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., – Employees at the Weichert corporate headquarters in Morris Plains recently held their annual
Passionately Pink for the Cure™ Event to fight against breast cancer. The Weichert Family of Companies employees
raised more than $3,000 in contributions for the North
Jersey affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.
back to the community is an important part of Weichert culture,” said Denise
Smith, senior vice president of administration and operations for Weichert. “In
participating in events like Passionately Pink for the Cure, Weichert employees
are able to help make a positive difference in the lives of those affected by
Up to 75
percent of the net income from each Komen domestic affiliate is dedicated to
fighting breast cancer in that affiliate's community. Every year, Komen
affiliates award grants to local hospitals and community organizations that
provide breast health education and breast cancer screening and treatment
programs for medically underserved women. Remaining net income, minimum of 25
percent, supports the Komen Research Grant Program, which funds groundbreaking
breast cancer research and scientific programs around the world.
Pink for the Cure, a year-round fundraising and education program, encourages
companies, schools and organizations to share in the promise of finding a cure
by supporting breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment. Since
1982, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation has been a global leader in
the fight against breast cancer through its support of innovative research and
community-based outreach programs.
information about Passionately Pink for the Cure or to make a donation to the
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, please visit www.komen.org.
has nearly 18,000 sales associates in approximately 500 company-owned and
franchised sales offices in key markets throughout the U.S. A family of full-service real estate and
financial services companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell both
residential and commercial real estate, and streamlines the delivery of
mortgages and home and title insurance.
For more information, call Weichert's customer service center at
1-800-USA-SOLD or visit Weichert's Web site, www.weichert.com. Each Weichert
franchised office is independently owned and operated.