Buffalo, NY (December 5, 2019) – Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, the #1 family-owned real estate brokerage in the US, along with 1st Priority Mortgage, continues its support of lifesaving care for children through the Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund with a donation of $68,167.49 benefiting the John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. The check presentation event was held on December 2, 2019.
“The John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital of Buffalo is committed to caring for all of the community’s children in need of medical care, regardless of ability to pay. Howard Hanna, through our Children’s Free Care Fund, is proud to support these efforts and invest in the health of Western New York’s children and families served by this incredible facility,” said Chairman Howard W. “Hoddy” Hanna, III.
Throughout its history, Howard Hanna Real Estate Services has focused its efforts not only on being the real estate brokerage of choice for buyers and sellers, but also on giving back to the communities where we work and live. The company supports many causes and events through the year, but the biggest and most impactful commitment is to the annual Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund fundraising campaign.
Individual branch offices host various fundraising activities and earlier this year, the company hosted a Kentucky Derby-themed event. 1st Priority Mortgage offices also assist in the fundraising efforts, alongside individual contributions from closing attorneys.
In attendance at the check presentation from the company were Hoddy Hanna, Chairman; Karen Leonardi, Senior Vice President; Nan Malysza, Vice President and Regional Manager; Matthew Whitehead, Vice President and Regional Manager; Kenneth Wojnowski, Vice President of Statewide Production at 1st Priority Mortgage; Charlene Zoratti, Branch Manager (Williamsville) and Chairperson of the Buffalo Niagara Children’s Free Care Fundraising Committee; and Suzanne Chaskes, Branch Manager (Buffalo Metro).
Howard Hanna’s fundraising initiatives for the Children’s Free Care Fund began in 1988 and since its inception, over $16 million has been donated to help children and families in need. The company has established partnerships with 18 children’s hospitals across the communities we serve. All money raised through the regional fundraising efforts remains within the local market area.
About Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund
The members of the Hanna family, along with Howard Hanna sales associates and employees, are committed to making their communities better places to live.
The company supports many educational, health and social causes and events every year, however, the biggest and most impactful commitment is the annual Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fundraising campaign. Established in 1988, the mission of the Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund is to assure that children never be denied the best medical care available, whether helping families without insurance afford care for their children or to fund cutting-edge care that insurance may not cover.
For more information on Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund visit: HannaFreeCareFund.com
About Howard Hanna: Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is the 3rd largest real estate company in the United States, the #1 privately owned broker in the nation, and the largest home seller in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, and the Carolinas. The family-owned and -operated real estate company specializes in residential and commercial brokerage service, mortgage, closing and title insurance, land development, appraisal, property and casualty insurance, corporate relocation, and property management. In early 2019, Howard Hanna completed a partnership with the Allen Tate Companies, the 14th largest real estate company in the nation. The combined company has more than 300 offices across PA, OH, NY, VA, MI, WV, MD, NC, SC and IN, with more than 11,000 sales associates and staff who are guided by a spirit of integrity in all aspects of the real estate process. For more information, visit www.howardhanna.com or www.facebook.com/howardhanna.
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