|By PR Newswire||
|August 12, 2014 01:00 PM EDT||
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heffernan Insurance Brokers, one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, is sending a team to participate in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's annual 'Light the Night' walk which will be held Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at AT&T Park in San Francisco. The event starts at 5 p.m. with food, music, and family-friendly festivities followed by the walk, which begins at 7 p.m. The easy-paced 2-mile route will take walkers onto the field of AT&T Park.
There is no registration fee or minimum fundraising requirement for walkers, however, walkers who raise $100+ before the event are each named a 'Champion for Cures,' and on walk night will receive a t-shirt, dinner and an illuminated lantern (red for supporters, white for survivors, and gold for those walking in memory of a loved one). Individuals who raise $1000+ prior to the walk will be invited to a VIP champagne reception in the Giants' dugout on the night of the event, hosted by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
"The work Leukemia & Lymphoma Society does is important in continuing the research in finding a cure for blood cancers," said Michelle Lonaker, Foundation and Philanthropy Director. "We are happy to be participating in Light the Night Greater Bay Area with other local companies, families, and friends to show our commitment to finding a cure."
Room is still available on Heffernan's team, and friends and family are welcome to participate! Visit http://pages.lightthenight.org/gba/SanFran14/HeffernanInsuranceBrokers.
About Heffernan Insurance Brokers
Heffernan Insurance Brokers, formed in 1988, is one of the largest independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States. Heffernan provides insurance and financial services products to a range of businesses and individuals. Headquartered in Walnut Creek, Calif., Heffernan has offices in San Francisco, Petaluma, Menlo Park, Los Angeles and Orange County, CA; Portland, OR; St. Louis, MO and New York, NY.
Employee-owned, Heffernan Insurance Brokers was named the Top Mid-Sized Broker in the United States to Work for in 2009 by Business Insurance Magazine. The firm has been among the Top Greater Bay Area Philanthropists since 2003, donating more than 10 percent of profits to charity in 2013.
For more information, visit www.heffins.com.
SOURCE Heffernan Insurance Brokers
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