San Francisco, CA – Cushman & Wakefield Future Leaders Northern California chapter hosted the group’s 8th annual Bowl-a-Thon November 21 at Presidio Bowl in San Francisco to benefit Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Bay Area.
The CWFL Bowl-a-Thon is held every year leading up to the Thanksgiving holiday and is a huge draw in the San Francisco real estate community. Over 200 people attended this year’s event, which included bowling teams from the city’s most prestigious commercial real estate brokerage and service firms, including Cushman & Wakefield, Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight Frank, Jones Lang LaSalle, CAC, Kidder Matthews, Cassidy Turley, DTZ, and Avison Young.
This year’s event broke previous fundraising records and raised $62,000 for Habitat for Humanity of the Greater Bay Area.
The CWFL Bowl-a-Thon has raised over $360,000 in the past seven years for Habitat for Humanity. Current and past donors include: 345 California Street, Allen Matkins, BCCI Builders, Beacon Capital, Boston Properties, Broadreach Capital Partners, Broadway Partners, Capital and Counties (Equity One), Cassidy Turley, CB Richard Ellis, CBRE Investors, CM Realty, Colliers International, Cornish & Carey Newmark Knight Frank, Cushman & Wakefield, Divco West, Equis, Fortress Investments, GCI General Contractors, Gensler, Hathaway Dinwiddie, Hines, INVESCO, Jones Lang LaSalle, Kilroy, MCC Realty, MetLife, MG West, NOVO Construction, One Work Place, Pacific Eagle, Paramount Group, Post Montgomery Center, Prudential, Regus, RMW, RREEF, Shartsis & Friese, Shorenstein, SideMark, Skyline Construction, Studley, Swig Co., The CAC Group, TIAA–CREF, Tishman Speyer, Transamerica, Turner Construction, USL, and Vornado.
“The CWFL Bowl-a-Thon is a wonderful example of the local real estate brokerage community putting competition and deals aside for one fun night in an effort to collectively raise money for a great Bay Area nonprofit,” said Cushman & Wakefield Associate Director Sam Wasserstein, chair of this year’s Bowl-a-Thon. “By the end of the evening, people were already looking forward to next year’s event.”
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