As an alumna of Cornish College of the Arts, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty broker Marianne Francis is passionate about supporting her alma mater and the students that grace its halls. In autumn 2017, she was proud to co-chair the school’s annual gala, which helped raise $677,000 to fund student scholarships. True to the Cornish heritage, the evening’s entertainment included performances by Lady Rizo, a Grammy-winning performance artist and alumna of the Theatre program, and Amy O’Neal, an award-winning dancer and choreographer.
Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty is thrilled announce #RSIRinspire: a campaign to highlight the members of our staff and team who are doing extraordinary things, inspiring others through their giving, and elevating their communities and businesses in innovative ways. Each week, we will bring you a new broker story and share what they are doing to make a difference.
We are excited to share that we have partnered with Toys for Tots to help make a difference in children’s lives this holiday season. Our branch offices in Seattle, Madison Park, Kirkland and Issaquah are each home to a drop site, where we are accepting unwrapped toy donations through December 11th. Since 1947, Toys for Tots has been bringing hope to youngsters with a gift to lift their spirits during this magical time of the year.
The Hotshot Crew Challenge is finally here and more than 40 King County leaders have aligned with local fire departments to compete for the coveted title of “Hotshot Crew 2017” in the Medic One Foundation’s annual challenge. The contest, which runs from October 18th to 27th, will raise funds to support the training and education of 24 new Medic One paramedics in addition to much-needed life-saving equipment. This year, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) is thrilled to share that our Owner and Vice President, Stacy Jones, is a co-chair of the event along with Stacy Lill, Founder and CEO of Cashmere Consulting. The “double Stacy” team is supporting the “Red Hot Redmond Hotshots.”
On June 12th, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty brokers Anastasia Miles, Cindy Paur, Maja Butler, Nancy Klinck, Rosemary West and Vicki Jackson joined RSIR owner and vice president Stacy Jones at the 15th Annual Ladies on the Links Golf Tournament & Luncheon, a fundraising event to benefit The First Tee of Greater Seattle. The successful day included a 9-hole game and scramble with gifts at each hole, and a live and silent auction at the Broadmoor Golf Club as guests gathered for an incredible lunch.
Both the sunshine and Madison Park Home & Garden Tour guests were out in full force on Sunday June 11th, as Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) kicked off the inaugural self-guided walking tour of eight distinctive local homes and gardens to raise over $11,000 to benefit McGilvra Elementary School. Over 350 guests arrived at Park House to pick up their tour guides and wristbands, and were greeted by weekend broker care member Alaun McCray in an outdoor living room with RSIR’s latest publications and fresh cut flowers, and refreshments including small water bottles and one-bite cookies from Madison Bakery. Dozens of volunteers from McGilvra school joined RSIR brokers Hoady Spencer, Cindy Paur, Leslie Dickinson, Laura Halliday, and John Madrid, who were on hand at each house to assist tour attendees.
On August 12th, Hopper Group’s Brian and Nicole had the opportunity to attend the annual Sunset Supper at Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle. The annual event is a fundraising effort through the gathering of many top local restaurants, wineries, and distilleries for a night set at the height of summer on the cobblestone at the market! The market actually closes to the general public for this event allowing tables and vendors to set up in the street. Attendees had the opportunity to sip and savor their way through the market and enjoy bites from many of the cities best local chefs!
On June 13th, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty Broker Cindy Paur attended the 14th Annual Ladies on the Links Golf Tournament & Luncheon, a fund raising event to benefit The First Tee of Greater Seattle. The successful day began with a 9-hole game at the Broadmoor Golf Club before guests gathered for an incredible lunch.
On Saturday, April 30th, Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty broker Marie Abruzza and her husband Russell joined Owners Dean and Stacy Jones for Kirkland Clean Sweep, a project to help prepare the downtown core for upcoming summer festivities. From 8am to 1pm, volunteers worked along Lake Street and Park Lane to sweep streets, collect trash, remove weeds from sidewalks and beautify the streets of Kirkland. Now that downtown Kirkland is looking its best, we’re looking forward to events to come such as Kirkland Uncorked, the Classic Car Show and SummerFest!
In the spirit of Easter, RSIR is partnering with the YWCA to bring a little springtime cheer to the more than 1,000+ children in the Seattle, Snohomish & King County area who would love a visit from the Easter Bunny this holiday. Our goal is to fill 20 baskets and collect additional donated goodies to fill more if we’re able. With your generous support last year, RSIR was able to support 28 total baskets. Let’s break that record this year!
Help us Fill Baskets Monday, March 21st from 3-6pm @ the RSIR Seattle Office
Or, drop off items at ANY of our office locations by March 20th.