Our Charitable Works
Posted 1/28/19: Our first fundraising event to benefit our 2019 charities will be a Battle of the Brands Trivia Night held on 4/3/19 from 6-9 pm at Chelo's by the Water. Tickets are on sale now. We are grateful to everyone that signed up to sponsor this event, held to benefit Hasbro's Children's Hospital Life Program and Tides Family Services.
Posted 1/23/19: All proceeds raised in 2019 will be donated to Hasbro's Children's Hospital Child Life Program and Tides Family Services, the two organizations selected by this year's committee.
Posted 12/21/18: Thank you for all the RI non-profits who applied for a 2019 grant from GPBOR C.A.R.E. (Community Awareness REALTOR® Events). The annual grant application is posted here each November 1st. So look for the 2020 grant application on 11/1/19.
GPBOR C.A.R.E. raised $1,500 each for Hope Hospice RI and the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Both were presented at the GPBOR Annual Meeting on 9/12/18. (See more photos here)
Thanks to all our sponsors, players and friends who helped make our 21st Annual Charity Golf Tournament of 7/13/17 a success! The proceeds of $21,000 were distributed to Hasbro Children's Hospital Child Life Program, the RI Dream Center and Make-A Wish.
Members of the GPBOR C.A.R.E. Committee volunteered their time January 12, 2017 to prepare dinner for the families who are currently staying at the Providence Ronald McDonald House. Committee member participation is what made this effort such an amazing success.
Our 20th Anniversary Charity Golf Tournament of 7/12/16 (Check our photos on Facebook) raised $19,000 for local RI charities.
GPBOR C.A.R.E.'s Summer Kickoff Bash & Trivia Night of 6/1/16 raised $6,000 for the Providence Ronald McDonald House and the Providence Boys and Girls Clubs. We thank our members, friends, sponsors and guests for their support!
Thank you to all who donated bathing suits and towels throughhout the months of April and May. The Providence Boys and Girls Clubs received the donations on June 9, 2016 and extends their gratitude. They serve over 5,000 children each year. Many will be able to participate in their after school swimming program as a result of your donations!
The Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® operates a public charity: GPBOR C.A.R.E. (Community Awareness REALTOR® Events). Formed in 2013, the mission of this charity is to organize one or more events per year in order to collect and distribute chartiable funds to local 501C-3 organizations. REALTORS® care about the communities they live and work in and want to make a difference! We have distributed over $485,000 in addition to conducting food and wish list drives and cooking for families with children requiring medical assistance.