Local Realtors® Lace Up Their Running Shoes to Help Support Kids with Cancer

— Michele Watson

Weichert® affiliate named a Top 10 fundraising team

Weichert, Realtors® – Advantage Plus in Knoxville was named one of the top fundraising teams at the Sept. 22 St. Jude Walk/Run.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. / Sept. 28, 2018 – Some walked while others ran. A few even traveled by stroller.
The varied modes of transportation – for both adults and toddlers – made the day even more fun for the Weichert, Realtors® – Advantage Plus team at this year’s St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer event in Knoxville on Sept. 22.
“We had such a great time doing the St. Jude Walk/Run fundraiser again this year,” said Jeff Grebe, the company’s broker/owner.
This marked the eighth straight year that Grebe’s team has participated in the event, raising tens of thousands of dollars for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in the process – including $3,115 and counting for this year’s walk/run.
The Weichert® affiliate’s team fundraising effort was the seventh best at this year’s Knoxville walk/run, which raised $219,000 to help fight childhood cancer.
“We are truly honored to help raise money each year for an incredible organization that dedicates itself to helping kids with cancer,” added Grebe. “And we can’t wait to do it again next year.”
Weichert, Realtors® – Advantage Plus is an independently owned and operated Weichert affiliate. The office serves Knoxville, Farragut and surrounding areas.
For more information about Weichert, Realtors® – Advantage Plus, located at 10160 Parkside Drive in Knoxville, contact Justina Patton at 865-474-7100 or visit

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About Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc.: Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. has grown steadily since Jim Weichert, president, chairman and CEO of Weichert Companies, launched the company’s franchise division in 2001. The affiliate division was created to offer a business model for franchisee ownership candidates described as “a clearly defined operating system for marketing and managing a real estate business.” Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. announced its first affiliate in 2002, was ranked as one of the top traditional residential real estate franchises in Entrepreneur’s 2018 Franchise 500 and was identified in 2018 by Franchise Business Review as one of the top U.S. franchises for owner satisfaction. Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. has offices serving over 300 markets in 37 states. For more information about Weichert, visit or for information on franchise opportunities visit

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