DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2015) - Lincoln Property Company, the nation's second largest multi-family manager, will be hosting its annual Communities for the Cure on October 16, 2015. In an effort to raise awareness for breast cancer, over 400 of Lincoln's apartment communities will encourage their staff to "Believe in Pink", sporting pink attire in the office and on site, and subsequently spreading awareness on social media outlets.
This will be Lincoln's 5th annual Communities for the Cure, honoring those who are currently battling Breast Cancer and supporting those who have beat the illness. Lauren Gummelt, Lincoln's National Marketing Manager and Director of Lincoln Charities, stated, "Our goal for Communities for the Cure day is to bring awareness to the disease that has touched the lives of so many, to support those who are fighting, and to remember those we have lost."
October has been named Breast Cancer Awareness month and is sponsored by the American Cancer Society. To see Lincoln employees showing their support, search for the hashtag #cancercrusaders on social media channels on October 16.
About Lincoln Property Company
Lincoln Property Company was founded in 1965 as a builder and operator of high-quality residential communities. In the early 1970's, Lincoln expanded its product mix to include commercial, build-to-suit, office, hotel, industrial, and other mixed-use assets. In 1972, Lincoln took this expertise within the United States to Western Europe and the Middle East.
In 2001, Lincoln joined forces with the U.S. Department of Defense to renovate and redevelop family housing at selected bases for the Navy, the Marine Corps, and the Army. Through innovative management, property rehabilitation and award-winning new construction designs, Lincoln is now one of the largest operators of military housing in the country. Lincoln continued its growth in 2013 with the acquisition of Grand Campus Living, increasing the depth of knowledge in the rental housing sector for the firm.
Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Lincoln focuses on real estate investment, construction and development, in addition to property management. Their national reputation has enabled Lincoln to attract a large client base of owners and investors who count on their ability to deliver quality results and continually serve as a market leader.