WILMINGTON, N.C., February 26, 2017
For another year, Century 21 Sweyer & Associates in Wilmington, N.C., is the fifth largest Century 21 fundraiser for Easterseals in the nation.Their generous support for the programs at Easterseals UCP in North Carolina & Virginia demonstrates their commitment to the local community and to individuals with special needs.
Century 21 Real Estate LLC, franchisor of the iconic CENTURY 21® brand with the largest global network in the residential real estate industry, announced that the CENTURY 21 System raised $3.1 million for Easterseals in 2016. Since the inception of this philanthropic partnership in 1979, CENTURY 21 independent franchisees and affiliated sales professionals have raised more than $117 million for Easterseals throughout the U.S.
“We’re grateful for this ongoing partnership with Century 21 Sweyer & Associates and their generous contributions to help people of all ages with special needs in our community,” said Luanne Welch, Easterseals UCP President & CEO.
Every year, Century 21 Sweyer & Associates holds a 50/50 raffle. The realtors are encouraged to sell raffle tickets to friends, family, businesses and people in the community as their annual Easterseals UCP fundraiser. In 2016, Sweyer & Associates raised $65,194.00, an increase of $5,000 from last year, to support programs for children and adults with disabilities at Easterseals UCP.
ABOUT EASTERSEALS UCP
Easterseals UCP is a non-profit organization serving the special needs communities in North Carolina and Virginia. Our mission is to create opportunities, promote individual choice, and change the lives of children and adults with disabilities by maximizing their individual potential to live, learn, work and play in their communities.