Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises $31,556

Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises $31,556

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (August 9, 2017) –

Today the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) presented a cheque to Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region in the amount of $ 31,556.97

The funds were raised through the KWAR’s 24th Annual Charity Golf Tournament that was held at Rebel Creek Golf Club on Tuesday June 27th, 2017.


From Left: James Craig, President of the KWAR, Nicole Pohl, 2017 Golf Tournament Chair, Karen Redman, CEO of Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region and Tracey Appleton, Chair of Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region.

“This year’s tournament was our most successful ever in terms of funds raised and REALTOR® engagement,” said KWAR president James Craig. “As REALTORS® we are very proud to support Habitat for Humanity in their mission of building affordable housing and promoting home ownership as a means to break the cycle of poverty.”

139 golfers participated in the tournament, along with the support of many sponsors.

“Without the generous support of our many sponsors and volunteers, this would not have been possible,” says Craig. “We had many sponsors return back this year, and we’re delighted to have had some new sponsors on board for this tournament”.

Platinum Sponsors: RBC Royal Bank, The Waterloo Region Record, Gold Sponsors: GeoWarehouse and Certified Resale Home. Lunch Sponsor: Piller’s Sausages & Delicatessens Ltd. Dinner Sponsor: Re/Max Twin City Realty Inc., Cart Sponsor: Pop-A-Lock. Bronze Sponsors: This Week in Real Estate, HomesPlus, Artals Promotions Inc., Frank Carere Madorin Snyder LLC, Dancor Construction, DLC Premier Mortgages, Alison Lopes & Julie Medeiros. Friend Sponsors: CBRE Limited, Paquette Travers Professional Corp., RBC Insurance, The Brick, Rabideau Law, Visual Advantage, Scotiabank, Aviva, Sentrilock, Red & White Realty, Bev Gay at The Mortgage Group and Victor Hussein Law Office.

The KWAR thanks all of the sponsors, volunteers, and individual hole sponsors who made the day and the tournament such a success!

Since 1993 the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® has donated well in excess of a million dollars to support local charities on behalf of its REALTOR® members.

REALTORS® believe that healthy communities depend on a strong economy, safe neighbourhoods, a clean environment, access to housing and the protection of rights of property owners. The KWAR recognizes the need to support and enhance the Quality of Life enjoyed by residents of Waterloo Region.

Click this photo to view the Facebook Album from the event.