Food banks receive $32,500 from Fraser Valley REALTORS®

February 9th, 2017|Community|

SURREY, BC - On behalf of Fraser Valley’s 3,200-plus REALTORS®, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) has donated $32,500 to six food banks across its regional area. “Fraser Valley Realtors are honoured to once again support local food banks and the incredible work they do for our communities,” said Charles Wiebe, President of the [...]

REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive helps 30,000 people stay warm

December 9th, 2016|Community|

SURREY, BC – More than 30,000 working poor and homeless people throughout the Lower Mainland received blankets and warm clothing this winter thanks to donations collected during the 22nd annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive. Between November 14 and 21, over 100 real estate offices served as drop-off points for donations. Realtor volunteers collected, sorted and [...]

Fraser Valley REALTORS® donate $5,000 to Sources Rent Bank

November 30th, 2016|Announcements, Community|

SURREY, BC – Fraser Valley REALTORS® donated $5,000 to the Rent Bank, a Sources community program that assists low income renters from becoming homeless. “As Realtors we believe everyone deserves a home, so I’m proud that our board is able to help the Rent Bank with this donation,” said Charles Wiebe, President of the Fraser [...]

Have clothing or blankets to spare? REALTORS® ready to collect and distribute for annual Blanket Drive

October 31st, 2016|Community|

SURREY, BC - The 22nd annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive kicks off November 14. Each year, the event supports close to 20,000 individuals who need help staying warm and dry for the incoming winter season. The REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive is a week-long collaborative effort from REALTOR® volunteers and real estate offices across the Fraser Valley, [...]

REALTORS® endorse plan to create charitable foundation to benefit Fraser Valley communities

September 27th, 2016|Announcements, Community|

SURREY, BC – On Monday, September 26, Fraser Valley REALTORS® voted in support of a plan that will transfer a valuable asset owned by their professional association, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB), into a new charitable foundation dedicated to helping those in need in the Fraser Valley. The asset is 3.5 acres of [...]

Fraser Valley REALTORS® gift $20,000 to local food banks

February 23rd, 2016|Community|

SURREY, BC – On behalf of Fraser Valley’s 2,900-plus REALTORS®, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) has donated $20,000 to five food banks in its regional area. Jorda Maisey, President of the FVREB, said “This gift is an acknowledgement of the tremendous work these organizations accomplish in caring for our neighbours and communities throughout [...]

21st annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive delivers warm clothing and blankets south of the Fraser

December 23rd, 2015|Community|

SURREY, BC – December 18, 2015 - Between November 16 to 23, the 21st annual REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive collected over 1000 bags of warm clothing and blankets to help an estimated 5000 working poor and homeless in Abbotsford, Mission, Langley, Surrey, North Delta and White Rock. The donations were collected at 35 real estate [...]

Commemorating 20 years of REALTORS® partnering with police

November 20th, 2015|Community|

REALTORS® and police officers from across the Lower Mainland gathered this month to celebrate 20 years of partnership through the Realty Watch program. At our annual Realty Watch Police Breakfast on November 6, nearly 200 police officers and law enforcement officials learned about the effectiveness of the Realty Watch program in helping locate missing persons. [...]

The Residence in Mission receives $5,000 gift from Fraser Valley REALTORS®

February 4th, 2015|Community|

SURREY, BC - On behalf of Fraser Valley’s 2,700 plus REALTORS®, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board has donated $5,000 to the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation in support of The Residence in Mission. Established in April 2014, The Residence in Mission provides resident-centered support to seniors with complex care needs, dementia, and patients suffering [...]

REALTORS® help Fraser Valley food banks bring in the New Year with $21,000 donation

January 15th, 2015|Community|

SURREY, BC - On behalf of Fraser Valley’s 2,700-plus REALTORS®, the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board has donated $21,000 to five of its region’s food banks. Ray Werger is the Board’s president. “As REALTORS®, it is our commitment to support our communities in which we both live and work. The Fraser Valley continues to grow [...]

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