MAR Charitable Foundation

The Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® Charitable Foundation has awarded more than $375,000 in grants to victims of natural disasters, financial assistance to Massachusetts-based non-profit organizations, home buyer counseling, shelter and emergency care services to persons transitioning from temporary to permanent housing.
To make a donation to the Charitable Foundationclick here

Foundation Sponsors

MLS PIN supports the MAR Charitable Foundation and its efforts on the Welcome Home License Plate Program.

Landy Logo
Landy Insurance Agency supports the MAR Charitable Foundation and its efforts on the Welcome Home License Plate Program.

Chase Home Lending supports the MAR Charitable Foundation and its efforts on the Welcome Home License Plate Program.  

2014 Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® Charitable Foundation
Major Fundraising Initiatives
"Welcome Home" License Plate
For more informationclick here.
For an application and RMV locationsclick here
This house graphic personifies the ability to pursue the American Dream of owning a home. Your purchase of a Welcome Home license plate will help provide the additional funds to continue the efforts of the Charitable Foundation. For more information from the chairman of the MAR Charitable Foundation, click here.

The goal of the Foundation is to collect 1,500 applications with undated checks to begin production on this license plate. 
MAR Charitable Foundation Chairman Paul Yorkis promoting the Charitable License Plate

Paul Yorkis License Plate


2014 Housing Grants
The MAR Charitable Foundation awards grants to 501c3 organizations that REALTOR® members work with to help those in need throughout Massachusetts.

For a housing grant application, please click here. All spring grants must be submitted through your local board by April 18th, 2014. The deadline for fall grants is August 29, 2014. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact MAR Marketing Coordinator Eric MacDougall.

RAPV Housing Grant Check Presentation 2013: (Pictured from left to right) Brian Sears - RAPV President, Christine Garstka - Chairperson of Community Service Committee, Irene and Bill Blanchard of S.A.V.E. Our Kids Outreach, Inc.

Housing grant application 2014
Paul Yorkis -Trustee Chairman presents a Housing Grant to Friendship Home in 2011
GREB Charitable Spring Grant Photo Op-Family Reach
Kathy Markie, a family representative, Carla Tardif of Family Reach, William Dermody, President Elect, and Deborah Heffernan, President.

Choose Viridian as your energy supplier
Through our fundraising initiative with Viridian you can support our organization simply by enrolling for Viridian’s energy service. Every time you pay your utility bill, we receive income. You can help our organization without ever needing to take out your checkbook!