(Left to Right: Christopher Tausch, 2019 Greater Bergen Realtors President; Lynne Algrant, Bergen Volunteers CEO;

Annekee Brahver-Keely, 2019 RCF President & David Warshaw, Bergen Volunteers, Chair)

[Hackensack, NJ] — [October 30, 2019] – Greater Bergen Realtors® and the REALTORS® Care Foundation were honored for their continued work and volunteerism within their communities at the Bergen Volunteer Center’s Annual Hearts of Gold Dinner & Reception. The Hearts of Gold Dinner celebrates its programs that help improve lives and strengthen the community. The event honors exemplary individuals, companies, and organizations that support their mission to turn caring into meaningful action.

“Greater Bergen Realtors® was honored at this year’s event for their dedication to helping residents in Bergen County,” Said Community Service Committee Co-Chairs, Jeanine Soderlund, and Hilda Williams. “Members have supported the Bergen Volunteer programs for many years. Some of these programs include CHORE, making-it-home, Mentoring Moms, and All Wrapped Up through volunteering and their annual Clean Homes, Clean Families that collect cleaning supplies for their mentoring program.”

Greater Bergen REALTORS®, REALTORS® Care Charitable Foundation gives focus and added strength to the Association’s tradition of giving back to the community. The mission of the REALTORS® Care Charitable Foundation is to provide support to those in need and to improve the quality of life in the communities where our members live and work.

“Honorees like Greater Bergen Realtors® and the REALTORS® Care Foundation are setting the standard for volunteerism and partnerships among organizations,” said Anneke Brahver-Keely, 2019 REALTORS® Care Foundation President. “It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best.”

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Greater Bergen REALTORS® provides invaluable information, programs, and services to ensure the success of its members in everyday business. As the leading voice of real estate in North Jersey, we advocate for the public to protect private property rights as well as the right to homeownership. The association is a highly influential and important member of the local, state and National REALTOR® family. Greater Bergen REALTORS® represents over 7,500 in northern New Jersey.  For more information, please visit www.GreaterBergenRealtors.com.