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J. Edward Knight Insurance Raises over $12,000 for Breast Cancer Research

Damariscotta, ME -

DAMARISCOTTA, Maine — 40 employees, clients, company partners, friends and family members of J. Edward Knight Insurance took part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday, October 16th. The walk raised over $100,000.00 and the members of J. Edward Knight’s team raised $12,360.30 thanks to fundraising efforts and donations from many local businesses and clients!

Out of the 40-team members, two were breast cancer survivors who acted as true inspiration to all who participated.
Rob Wheeler, agency owner said “It was a wonderful example of team work that allowed us to raise over $12,000 for Making Strides for Breast Cancer. Everyone pitched in — employees, clients, company partners, friends and families!!! It is amazing what we can accomplish when we all work together!!!”

Germaine Waltz, team leader added, “It’s very rewarding to be a part of such a great group of people that are willing to come together to try to make a difference!”

Thank you to all who donated. The following businesses donated over $100 towards the cause: Abacus Gallery, Fishermen’s Friend, CW Conway & Sons, Ray’s Automotive and Fabrication, Narragansett Condominiums, Hopkins Boat Yard, Jack A Show & Sons Inc, The Haven, ServPro of Bath Brunswick, Larrabee Agency, GHM Insurance Agency, Freedom Auto Care, Hillside Collision Center Inc, InspireME Personal Fitness Training, Marty Hamblen/MLIG, Ocean Gate Resort And Spa LLC, The Harley Company, David C. Olivas D.D.S., China Lake Auto Sales and Services, Maine Millstones, Knickerbocker Group, Marden Builders, Shore Hills Campground, Boothbay Harbor Shipyard, Pottle Realty Group, Atlantic Edge Lobster, Pro Body Works Inc, Tidewater Motel, Jones Concrete, Richard A Spinney Contracting, Flagship Inn, Fisherman’s Wharf Inc, Rons Oil Heat, Good N You Fuel & Service, Harbor Realty, Corson’s Auto Supply, Kinney Rentals, Computer Solutions, Blake’s Boatyard, Cabbage Island Clambakes, Compass Rose Events Inc, Loyal Biscuit & Loyal Biscuit Treat Company, The Embroidery Shop, EM Wood Construction Inc, Pridesman Motorcycle Club, Boothbay Playhouse, and the Vinalhaven Fire Company.

The following company partners also donated over $250 towards the cause: Norfolk & Dedham Insurance, Vermont Mutual Insurance, Travelers Insurance, Hanover Insurance, Peerless / Safeco Insurance, Patrons Insurance & Progressive Insurance.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Katie Chilles

Telephone Number: (207)633-4422

Website: http://jedwardknight.com

Email: katie@jedwardknight.com