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Calgary-and-area REALTOR® community to invest $100,000 in local housing and shelter initiatives

Applications are now open for CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation’s Community and Transformation Grants to support local housing- and shelter-related initiatives. “Our Community and Transformation Grants...

CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation pledges $300,000 to HomeSpace Society for affordable housing project

The CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation has announced that non-profit real estate developer and property manager HomeSpace Society is the recipient of its 2021 Legacy Grant in...

CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation launches 50/50 raffle in support of housing and shelter charities

As the Calgary Flames’ and Edmonton Oilers’ game-day raffle results from last year’s NHL playoff bubble demonstrate, Albertans love a good 50/50 draw. Those 50/50...

Calgary and area REALTOR® community to invest $300,000 in the creation of new housing...

The CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2021 Legacy Grant in support of local housing and shelter initiatives. Through the investment of local...

REALTORS® Care Week: highlighting housing- and shelter-related charitable work in the Calgary community

Today marks the end of REALTORS® Care Week, an annual event that provides the Realtor community with an opportunity to raise awareness of housing...

CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation announces 2020 grant recipients

After a four-month application and selection process, the CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation has officially announced the recipients of its 2020 Community and Transformation grants. The...

Jump for a cure: Calgary REALTOR® takes to the skies for unique Kids Cancer...

Why would you jump out of a perfectly good airplane? For Calgary REALTOR® Brian van Vliet, the answer is a good cause, of course. Inspired...

CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation launches new grant programs

Applications are now open for three new grant programs from the CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation designed to support local housing and shelter initiatives. “Our new...

Habitat for Humanity Silvercreek project provides housing and hope to families in need

A Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta affordable housing project in Calgary’s northwest community of Silver Springs is transforming lives through homeownership, providing new homes...

A season of giving: How the CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation gave back in 2019

The CREB® REALTOR® Community Foundation extended its long legacy of giving through a variety of initiatives in 2019. The foundation continued to see significant progress...

REALTORS® pitch in at Habitat for Humanity build during National Housing Day

As part of REALTORS® Care Week and National Housing Day, Calgary Realtors recently took part in a build day at Habitat for Humanity’s newest...

National Housing Day highlights importance of affordable housing

Nov. 22 is National Housing Day, a valuable reminder of the urgent need for more affordable housing in and around Calgary. According to Habitat for...

Airdrie Angel Program provides financial assistance to community members in need

For Airdrie REALTORS® Matt and Michelle Carre, giving back is second nature. The couple and their two children ditched Calgary’s big-city life for the quiet,...

Quinterra Legacy Garden celebrates lives of Brentwood victims

Five years after the tragic deaths of Kaiti Perras, Josh Hunter, Jordan Segura, Lawrence Hong and Zackariah Rathwell at a university party in Brentwood,...

Calgary REALTORS® prepare to embark on a desert journey for a great cause

Four local REALTORS® will be journeying more than 100 kilometres across a stretch of the Sahara Desert in Morocco this November to raise money...

Enterprise4Good: charity begins at homeowners

If it’s true that one person’s “trash” is another one’s treasure, a Calgary-based organization has made an art of turning the former into the...

Silvercreek Legacy affordable housing project will offer fresh start to families in need

Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta’s Silvercreek Legacy build is now underway in the northwest Calgary community of Silver Springs. Work started on the affordable...

How Calgary and area REALTORS® gave back in 2018

It’s been a big year for the CREB® Charitable Foundation, as events, fundraisers and dozens of volunteer initiatives filled the annual calendar. To cap...

Children’s Hospital Aid Society recognized for charitable work in the community

Lorna Hamm and Wendy Morrow are REALTORS®, friends and ardent philanthropists, who both prefer to work quietly behind the scenes. They volunteer for numerous organizations...

A legacy of giving: a look back at the CREB® Charitable Foundation’s 30-year anniversary 

Over the last three decades, CREB®’s Charitable Foundation has made a measurable philanthropic impact in Calgary and its surrounding area. Made up of more than...

Giving hope

CREB® Charitable Foundation honoured at Inn from the Cold The CREB® Charitable Foundation was honoured at Inn from the Cold’s newest shelter opening ceremony for...

Awarding excellence

CREB® Charitable Foundation recognized by Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter The CREB® Charitable Foundation was recognized for its philanthropic dedication to ending family violence at the...

Home sweet home

Habitat for Humanity celebrates completion of six new affordable homes in Bowness Habitat for Humanity recently celebrated the completion of six new homes in Bowness...

CREB® Charitable Foundation honours three decades of giving with $300,000 donation

On Sept. 26, the CREB® Charitable Foundation donated $300,000 to three deserving local charities through its Investing in HOPE program at its 30th anniversary...

From the ground up

Local REALTORS® build homes with Habitat for Humanity On Sept. 21, the CREB® Charitable Foundation sent out a team of 24 local REALTORS® to take...

30 Years of HOPE

CREB®'s Charitable Foundation celebrates 30th anniversary Most will gift pearls to celebrate their 30-year anniversary, but CREB®’s Charitable Foundation is going the more practical route...

It’s easy to be a friend

Calgary REALTORS® demonstrate the capacity to give Whether Christian Twomey is hopping on a motorcycle for a four-day ride or building a home in El...

Life House Trinity

Three Calgarians breathe life into former convent A cool redesign is transforming a former convent in Calgary’s inner-city into a haven dedicated to seniors experiencing...

Mortgaging to fight mortality

Mortgage company helps fight kidney disease with fundraising program Dave Kelly set out to help his friend raise money for charity in Lethbridge. But within a...