October 30th marked the United Way’s 21st Real Estate & Building Industry Leadership Breakfast, which is a gathering of 1,200 real estate leaders from the Boston area. This year’s breakfast was dedicated to prevent family homelessness in our region, a topic that Mayor Martin J. Walsh spoke passionately about at the breakfast. In addition to the keynote speaker, a big congratulations to Jonathan Davis, Founder and CEO of The Davis Companies honored with this year’s Norman B. Leventhal/Edwin N. Sidman Leadership Award.
Here at JLL, we are committed to helping the United Way and the real estate industry tackle issues like homelessness, childhood development and families in need. Year after year our firm consistently ranks as a top fund raiser due to the generous contributions from our employees. Our 2014 campaign just wrapped up and we had over 75% participation from our Boston office in the campaign. As always, we are proud to say that “JLL lives United” and thank you to our employees for making this year’s campaign another success!