MADISON, N.J. , February 20, 2018
MADISON, N.J. (February 20, 2018) — Century 21 Real Estate LLC, franchisor of the iconic CENTURY 21® brand, announced today that in 2017 the CENTURY 21 System raised more than $3 million for Easterseals, the nation’s leading nonprofit provider of services for people with disabilities, including veterans and seniors, and their families. Since the inception of this philanthropic partnership in 1979, CENTURY 21 independent franchisees and affiliated sales professionals have raised more than $120 million for Easterseals.
“For more than 40 years we have pioneered the way for CENTURY 21 real estate entrepreneurs to thrive, inspiring them to give 121% to their clients, and Easterseals has done much the same for people with disabilities so that they can live, learn, work and play in communities across North America,” said Nick Bailey, president and chief executive officer of Century 21 Real Estate LLC. “The almost $121 million raised by our System members speaks volumes about our belief-driven and family-inspired culture, and it brings to life in real-life ways our new mission: to defy mediocrity and deliver extraordinary experiences.”
"CENTURY 21 has touched the lives of countless numbers of families throughout our nearly 40-year relationship, assuring through their support that children and adults with disabilities have the opportunity to reach their full potential," said Angela F. Williams, President and CEO, Easterseals. "CENTURY 21 brokers and agents are valued Easterseals Champions. We are forever grateful for their commitment to the families we serve and for the support they provide to us so we can continue to deliver life-changing services in our communities nationwide.”
In 2017, for the fourth consecutive year, the top three Easterseals fundraisers from the CENTURY 21 System were:
This is the 21st straight year that CENTURY 21 Town & Country has held the top spot among brokerages for fundraising efforts for the benefit of Easterseals. This year, nine of the Top 21 leading CENTURY 21 fundraisers are Canadian firms, led by CENTURY 21 B.J. Roth in Ontario. Two other Canadian companies based in Ontario, CENTURY 21 Heritage Group Ltd. and Heritage House Ltd., also tied for 18th place.
The “Top 21” North American Fundraisers for Easterseals in 2017 are:
A reception recognizing the achievement of the “Top 21” offices will be held on March 11 during the One21 Experience, the global CENTURY 21 event in Orlando, Florida.
For nearly 100 years, Easterseals has been the indispensable resource for people and families facing disability. Through the work we do in communities across America, Easterseals is changing the way the world defines and views disability by making profound, positive differences in people’s lives every day. Learn more at Easterseals.com.
About Century 21 Real Estate LLC
Century 21 Real Estate LLC is comprised of approximately 7,700 independently owned and operated franchised broker offices in 78 countries and territories worldwide with more than 117,000 independent sales professionals. Century 21 Real Estate has numerous websites to help answer specific consumer needs. They are century21.com, century21Global.com, commercial.century21.com, century21.com/finehomes, and century21espanol.com.
Century 21 Real Estate LLC is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services.
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