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Warsaw

Commercial real estate sector raises record amount at charity beach volleyball event

292,000 PLN was raised during the 6th Charity Real Estate Beach Volleyball Tournament. The funds were donated to the children's foundation, "Help on Time". The Polish Volleyball Federation was the honorary patron of the tournament.


On Thursday, July 30th, companies from the commercial real estate sector competed in the annual Charity Real Estate Beach Volleyball Tournament organized by JLL, the international advisory company. Many records fell during the events including the number of teams - 40, the number of participants - approximately 1,500 people, and the funds collected – 292,000 PLN. Tomasz Trzósło, Managing Director of JLL Poland handed over the cheque to representatives from "Help on Time" (Fundacja Dzieciom „Zdążyć z Pomocą"), a children's foundation - Stanisław Kowalski (President of the Board), Małgorzata Altewęgier (a Member of the Board) and Pola Dalba (Director of the Rehabilitation Center Biomicus).

Tomasz Trzósło, Managing Director, JLL Poland, comments: "The 6th Charity Real Estate Beach Volleyball Tournament was a great success and set new records. The event was attended by approximately 1,500 participants, including 280 players. Most importantly, together we were able to collect 292,000 PLN, which is ca. 100,000 PLN more than last year's total. We'd like to thank all the participants of the tournament - players, fans, sponsors and partners for their cooperation, commitment, support and sporting passion. We look forward to seeing you all next year."

The winner of the Charity Real Estate Beach Volleyball Tournament was DTZ, who was joined on the podium by the MLP Group and Panattoni Europe. The competition was attended by a record 40 teams representing developers, investors, consulting firms, law firms, banks and construction companies. Among the teams were: Adgar Poland, Balmain Asset Management, Berlin Hyp, Bird&Bird, BNP Paribas Real Estate, Capital Park, CBRE, Colliers, Cushman & Wakefield, Deloitte, Dentons, DTZ, Echo Investment, ECI, Ghelamco, HB Reavis, Heitman, ING Real Estate, JLL, Knight Frank, MLP Group, Multi Development Poland, NAI Estate Fellows, Neinver, Nuvalu, Panattoni Europe, Peakside Capital, Polski Holding Nieruchomości S.A., Prologis, PZU Inwestycje, Rossmann, Savills, SEGRO, Skanska, Torus, TriGranit along with TPA Horwath, Unibail-Rodamco, White Star Real Estate, Valad and Xcity Investment.

The sponsors of the 6th Charity Real Estate Beach Volleyball Tournament were: AXI Immo, Berlin Hyp, Bike2BOX, Copy General, GOART Pracownia Reklamy, Gravitan, House of Tudor, La Playa Music Bar, Marina Nawigator, Medicover, Pomarańczowa Ciuchcia Kindergarden, Prime Property Marketing, Stewart Title Limited, Tara HR Consulting and Vege Polska.

The tournament's media partners included: Officefinder.pl, EurobuildCEE, Galerie Handlowe, Galeriehandlowe.pl, Nowa Warszawa, Outsourcing & More/Outsourcingportal.pl, Poland Today, Retailnet.pl, Shopping Center Poland, Tereny Inwestycyjne Info and Warsaw Business Journal Observer.

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