The funds will help house families of seriously ill children, provide therapeutic recreation to those with disabilities, reduce hunger and protect urban forests.
SAN MATEO, CALIF. (PRWEB) October 10, 2016
Prometheus Real Estate Group, the largest private owner of multifamily properties in the San Francisco Bay Area, is proud to announce that it has raised $128,625 for its 2016 regional and brand-wide nonprofit partners through the company’s POrCH (Promethean Outreach and Community Help) volunteer and giving program.
Committed to creating volunteer opportunities for employees and those who call Prometheus home, the company annually adopts not-for-profit organizations, providing them with both donations and volunteers. This year’s nonprofit partners, which were selected by Prometheus employees in each of its regions, are:
- Family House, which operates in San Francisco. The organization provides temporary housing to families (many of which live below or at the low-income level) of seriously ill children receiving treatment at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. Family House received a donation of $35,260, which will cover the full stay of a family for more than 13 months.
- Outdoors for All, which operates in Seattle, Washington. The organization delivers adaptive and therapeutic recreation for children and adults with disabilities. Outdoors for All received a donation of $29,585, which will help pay for a van to transport clients who rely on the organization.
- Loaves Fishes Family Kitchen, which operates in the San Francisco Bay Area’s South Bay. The organization is dedicated to fighting hunger and helps feed 200,000 individuals annually. Loaves Fishes received a $34,195 donation, which will cover the cost of 13,678 hot meals for those in need.
- Forest Park Conservancy, which operates in Portland, Oregon. The organization protects and fosters the ecological health of Forest Park, one of the nation’s largest urban forests. Forest Park Conservancy received a donation of $29,585, which will help maintain the 47 miles of soft surface trails in Forest Park, restore wildlife habitat, and engage the community.
Prometheus Real Estate Group, Inc. is the largest private owner of multifamily properties in the San Francisco Bay Area, with a growing portfolio of more than 12,000 metropolitan-area apartments in the Bay Area, Seattle and Portland. Since its inception in 1965, Prometheus has specialized in the acquisition, development and management of high-quality residential and commercial properties throughout the western United States. Prometheus has a long history of award-winning approaches to development, management and general excellence. Its philosophy is centered on making the apartment experience more fun and interesting while providing a true sense of home. For more information, visit http://prometheusreg.com.
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