LOS ANGELES, Feb. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As 2012 came to a successful close, the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) was pleased to conclude the year with a donation of $10,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project. Bank of America-Merrill Lynch generously matched the SIOR donation.
The Wounded Warrior Project raises awareness and provides assistance to our service members who have incurred injuries or illness on or after September 11, 2011. Donations help thousands of injured warriors returning home from the current conflicts and to provide assistance to their families. The goal of Wounded Warrior Project is to ensure the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded veterans in our nation's history.
"It is with great pleasure that SIOR is able to support the Wounded Warrior Project," stated Franck Schulz, SIOR Chapter Vice President. "Philanthropic endeavors are a priority in our organization and we encourage our members to participate on both a personal and professional level."
The Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR) is the leading professional, commercial and industrial real estate association. Founded in 1946, the Greater Los Angeles Chapter is one of the largest and oldest SIOR groups in the United States. The Los Angeles Chapter proudly has 86 active members that work within the Greater Southern California market.SIOR has certified more than 3,000 of its members worldwide with the prestigious SIOR designation, a professional symbol of the highest level of knowledge, production and ethics in the real estate industry. Real estate professionals who have earned the SIOR designation are recognized by corporate real estate executives, commercial real estate brokers, agents, lenders and other real estate professionals as the most experienced brokerage practitioners in the market. With members in 630 cities in 33 countries, SIOR represents today's most knowledgeable and successful real estate brokerage specialists. Last year SIOR members reported an average per person dollar volume of more than US $33.5 million worth of property leased or sold. Cumulative dollar volume for all SIOR members was $85.6 billion of property leased or sold. For more information please visit online www.siorlosangeles.com or call (323) 837-4011. SOURCE SIOR Southern California Greater Los Angeles Chapter