PINKTIE.ORG | BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS NETWORKING FOR A CAUSE, 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 THE BUSINESS 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 IS TO FIND CREATIVE WAYS TO BRING OUR VAST REAL ESTATE NETWORK TOGETHER, IN SUPPORT OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOR THE FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER AND OTHER DISEASES.
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.”
2017Givngo Fuel InitiativePinkTie.org and PinkTie1000 launch a new initiative, Givngo Fuel. The first-ever charitable gas station in the country was launched on July 14th in Freeport, NY with 8+ locations coming soon. One penny per gallon will be donated back to PinkTie.org benefiting local charities.
2017Fifth Annual PinkTie.org EventThe goal of The Fifth Annual PinkTie.org Event was to raise half a million dollars for The Don Monti Memorial Research Foundation and with overwhelming support of the many attendees this goal was reached. Over 2,700 individuals helped raise $500,000 to benefit the Don Monti Memorial Research Foundation.
2016Fourth Annual PinkTie EventPinkTie.org hosts their Fourth Annual PinkTie.org Event, which saw an increase in attendees and funds raised with over 2,500 individuals combining their efforts to raise $400,000 for The Don Monti Memorial Research Foundation.
2015Third Annual PinkTie EventPinkTie.org hosts their Third Annual PinkTie.org Event rallying 2,000 individuals to network for a cure and raising $300,000 to benefit The Don Monti Memorial Research Foundation.
2013MEMBERS INITIATIVEPinkTie.org launches its new initiative, PinkTie1000, and begins rallying their founding members to register.
2013OVER $250,000 RAISEDPinkTie.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 PT3X World Series Champion and Cy Young Award Winner, Doc Gooden, becomes the spokesperson for PinkTie.org.
2013JANUARY 2014Women’s Council of Realtors chooses PinkTie.org as its 2014 charity of focus.
2013NOVEMBER 2013Conceptualizing for PinkTIe.org’s new initiative, PinkTie1000, begins.
2013OCTOBER 2013PinkTie.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 2013P!nk is orange to benefit the MS Golf Classic, raising over $200,000 for the MS Society of Long Island.
2013FIRST PINKTIE.ORG EVENTThe 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 2012The 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 1000Mike 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.