The Center for Food Action provides emergency food packages, rental and utility assistance, advocacy, and other essential services to those in need who are living in northern New Jersey. Through food and monetary donations from the local community, they follow their mission of “preventing hunger and homelessness and improving the lives of individuals and families living in poverty.”
In addition to collecting food donations, the Mahwah office also held a jewelry party and wine auction that raised funds. Premier Designs Jewelry sales representative Renee Weisbecker, who hosted the party, will donate 50 percent of the proceeds to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares.
“I am incredibly proud of everyone from this office who worked so hard to champion these important charitable causes during Cares Days, as well as the members of our community who helped make this event a success,” said Patti Jalal, branch vice president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Mahwah.
During the second annual Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares Days event, 846 sales associates volunteered a combined total of 3,341 hours to support 64 different organizations and causes. Through their efforts, the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares Foundation raised $22,775 for charitable causes. Sales associates also collected $9,000 worth of food, $1,500 in pet supplies and $8,400 in other goods for various organizations.
“Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage sales associates are not only outstanding professionals; they’re caring people who enjoy giving back to their communities. I want to thank the sales associates, office managers and staff, Cares Ambassadors, Cares Chairman Andy Emery and members of our local communities for making this event so successful on a regional scale,” said Hal Maxwell, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New Jersey and Rockland County, N.Y.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Mahwah is located at 818 Wyckoff Avenue. The office can be contacted at (201) 891-7800 and visited online at www.cbmoves.com/Mahwah. For more information about Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares Days, visit the company’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CBRBNewJersey.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares’ primary purpose is to provide financial assistance to charitable organizations where Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has a presence. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Cares is a chapter of the Realogy Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New Jersey and Rockland County, New York, a leading residential real estate brokerage company, operates 55 offices with approximately 3,000 affiliated sales associates serving all communities from Rockland County, N.Y. to Monmouth County, New Jersey. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New Jersey and Rockland County, N.Y. is part of NRT LLC, the nation’s largest residential real estate brokerage company. Visit www.coldwellbankermoves.com for more information.