TORONTO, July 11, 2022 – The Ontario REALTORS Care® Foundation (ORCF), an organization that supports shelter-based charities across Ontario, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shannon Ketelaars as its inaugural Executive Director.
March 24, 2022 - To support the relief efforts in Ukraine, the Ontario REALTORS Care® Foundation (ORCF) announced today that it is donating $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross through the Canadian Real Estate Association REALTORS Care® campaign.
“As the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine rages on, we recognize the need to support the people of Ukraine in any way we can and that is why we are donating $100,000 to assist in the relief efforts,” said Heather Arnott, ORCF Board President. “Through this donation, Ontario REALTORS® wish to express solidarity with the innocent lives being impacted by the devastation in Ukraine. As part of the global community, we are inspired by the strength and bravery displayed by the people of Ukraine fighting for their freedom and we are hoping for an end to the crisis.”
REALTORS® Raise $11,500.00 for AMHS-KFLA
On Thursday, September 9th, REALTOR® Members of the Kingston and Area Real Estate Association (KAREA) hit the links at Loyalist Golf and Country Club for a great cause.
Ontario Realtors Care Foundation has been a long supporter of Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa. Habitat for Humanity brings communities together to help families build strength, stability and self-reliance through affordable homeownership. Together, Habitat Greater Ottawa and Realtors Care Foundation, have worked on several developments in the Ottawa area. Not only does the Foundation provide the much needed financial resources, but their team of energetic staff visit our build site annually, roll up their sleeves, and help build.
On October 18th, 2019 local REALTORS® and friends laced up their bowling shoes for the Kingston and Area Real Estate Association’s 16th Annual Bowl-a-thon! $13,219.25 was raised for the Kingston Youth Shelter and many thanks are due to everyone who contributed to this event.
On Tuesday, January 22, Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) presented donations totalling $19,146 to three deserving shelter-based charities serving the community of Waterloo Region.
The Simcoe & District Real Estate Board was proud to present grant cheques in December to Camp Trillium and Haldimand Norfolk Women’s Services.
Kingston and Area Real Estate Association presented cheques to a couple of charities in December from fundraising and the ORCF grants
Grant Cheque presented to Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/Lambton from the Sarnia Lambton Real Estate Board
Timmins, Cochrane & Timiskaming Districts Association of REALTORS®
Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/ Lambton grant recognition to the Sarnia-Lambton Real estate Board & Ontario REALTORS Care® Foundation
Members of the Kingston and Area Real Estate Association raised $6,500 for the Kingston Youth Shelter through their Annual Charity Bowl-a-thon. Public Relations Committee members Kim Donaldson, Dave Pinnell Jr, and Shawna Stewart delivered the cheque to Kingston Youth Shelter Executive Director Ruth Woodman and staff on May 17th, 2018.