PINKTIE.ORG HISTORY

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PINKTIE.ORG | REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS NETWORKING FOR A CURE, WAS FOUNDED BY MIKE CAVE, CEO OF 1ST EQUITY TITLE & CLOSING SERVICES, ON THE PREMISE THAT BREAST CANCER IS AN ALL TOO FAMILIAR THREAT ON LONG ISLAND, IMPACTING JUST ABOUT EVERYONE IN ONE WAY OR ANOTHER.

WE REALIZE THAT WE IN THE REAL ESTATE COMMUNITY COULD BE DOING A LOT MORE TO HELP PUT AN END TO THIS INSIDIOUS DISEASE, WHICH IS DISPROPORTIONATELY PREVALENT HERE ON THE ISLAND.

THE VISION WAS TO FIND CREATIVE WAYS TO BRING OUR VAST REAL ESTATE NETWORK TOGETHER, IN SUPPORT OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOR THE FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER.

IN ADDITION TO STANDARD FUNDRAISING EVENTS, PINKTIE.ORG USES THE MEN’S FASHION ACCESSORY TO ATTRACT FUNDS FOR LOCAL CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS, WITH SPORTS CELEBRITY-AUTOGRAPHED NECKTIES.”

  • 2013MEMBERS INITIATIVE

    PinkTie.org launches its new initiative, PinkTie1000, and begins rallying their founding members to register.
  • 2013OVER $250,000 RAISED

    PinkTie.org hosts their second annual PinkTie.org Event, rallying close to 1,500 people to network for a cure and raising over a quarter-million-dollars in the fight against breast cancer.
  • 2013DOC GOODEN JOINS PT

    3X World Series Champion and Cy Young Award Winner, Doc Gooden, becomes the spokesperson for PinkTie.org.
  • 2013JANUARY 2014

    Women’s Council of Realtors chooses PinkTie.org as its 2014 charity of focus.
  • 2013NOVEMBER 2013

    Conceptualizing for PinkTIe.org’s new initiative, PinkTie1000, begins.
  • 2013OCTOBER 2013

    PinkTie.org hosts their sponsorship kick-off event, again rallying 350 guests and raising over $50,000 in sponsorship money for the second annual PinkTIe.org Event.
  • 2013AUGUST 2013

    P!nk is orange to benefit the MS Golf Classic, raising over $200,000 for the MS Society of Long Island.
  • 2013FIRST PINKTIE.ORG EVENT

    The first annual PinkTie.org event is held. Approximately 350 guests attended, raising $65,000 for breast cancer research and development on Long Island.
  • 2012OCTOBER 29TH 2012

    The date the first annual PinkTie.org event was supposed to be held, the same day Super-Storm Sandy devastated the east coast. The event was then rescheduled for April 2013.
  • 2011THE FOUNDING OF PINKTIE 1000

    Mike Cave, CEO 1st Equity Title & Closing Services, founded PinkTie.org, to mobilizes real estate professionals to raise money for the fight against breast cancer, an all too familiar threat on Long Island, impacting just about everyone in one way or another.