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Our Partnership with the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund

Posted by Catherine on Oct 29, 2014 10:59:00 AM

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We are both proud and excited for this new partnership. Below is the press release regarding this new initiative. 


Shelton, CONN. (October 9, 2014)—Today, the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund announced its fourth partner for their Partner Program: Checks and Balances, Inc.

Since its inception in 1984, Checks and Balances, Inc. has grown into a national workforce solutions company providing Contingent Workforce Payroll Services for W2, 1099 and Corp to Corp solutions.

“I’m excited to join William Raveis in the fight against breast cancer,” said Lovey Hammel, co-founder and president of Employment Enterprises, Inc. “Checks and Balances, Inc. has worked with William Raveis for a number of years, and their commitment and dedication to this cause is sincere and heartfelt. I’m happy we can contribute to this worthy cause.”

Partner companies support the mission of the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund by donating a portion of each sale, and in some cases other financial incentives to the Breast Cancer Fund. Other members of the Breast Cancer Fund Partner Program include Cathy Hobbs Design Recipes, PlanOmatic and SWAT Environmental.

“We are thrilled to welcome Checks and Balances, Inc. as the latest member of the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund Partner Program,” said Bill Gamelli, senior vice president of customer services at William Raveis, who developed and manages the program. “Checks and Balances understands our commitment to our sales associates and employees and we truly appreciate their support of the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund.”

Since 2004, the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund has raised over $2 million, and has supported a number of causes including: the William Raveis-ASC Patient Navigator Program at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington, Conn.; the Patient Navigator Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Mass.; the Hope Lodge in Boston, Mass.; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Sleepy Hollow, New York.; the Norma Pfriem Breast Care Center in Fairfield, Conn. and the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation in New York, NY.

“By partnering with the William Raveis Breast Cancer Fund, these companies have another way in which to give back to the communities they serve,” said Bill Raveis, chairman and chief executive officer of William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance. “Our partners are joining us in the fight against breast cancer.”

About Checks and Balances, Inc.

Since its inception in 1984, Checks and Balances, Inc. has grown into a national workforce solutions company providing Contingent Workforce Payroll Services for W2, 1099 and Corp to Corp solutions. We conduct business in all 50 states and boast a 97% client retention rate. A wholly owned subsidiary of Employment Enterprises, Inc., Checks and Balances is a 100% woman-owned company and the recipient of multiple prestigious awards that include Inc. Magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies and the Diversity Partner of the Year Award from a Fortune 100 client. A large percentage of our clients are in the Real Estate industry and depend on our expertise to handle payroll, benefits, tax reporting and all EEO, ADA and HR regulatory compliance for W2 workers.

About William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance

William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance is the No. 1 family-owned real estate company in the Northeast and the No. 8 real estate company in the country, according to REAL Trends. William Raveis’ Real Estate, Mortgage and Insurance divisions have been awarded the Gold Medal distinction by the Commercial Record and by Banker & Tradesman. The firm was named the Most Innovative Brokerage by Inman News, and has consistently been ranked the best place to work by Fox CT, Hearst Connecticut and the Boston Business Journal. William Raveis has 3,500 highly trained sales professionals in 108 offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Maine and Vermont. For more information, visit the best website in real estate, raveis.com, or blog.raveis.com.

Let our family show your family the way home.

For details, contact:

Samantha Hamilton
Digital Marketing & Content Manager
(203)225-2494
samantha.hamilton@raveis.com

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