At RE/MAX, we believe that serving the communities in which we live and work allows us to not only contribute to the well-being of our society but to also be concerned about the outcome of that contribution. This dedication we call Premiere Community Citizenship. Our commitment as the sole real estate corporate sponsor for the Children's Miracle Network allows us the opportunity to expand the universal cause of caring for sick children.
The RE/MAX - Children's Miracle Network affiliation began in 1986 when RE/MAX affiliates in Calgary, Alberta and the Quebec Region started raising funds for this worthy cause. In 1992, RE/MAX International adopted the Children's Miracle Network as its official corporate charity. Raising funds for hospitalized children, to date RE/MAX professionals have collectively contributed over $45.5 million to the cause.
In Canada, RE/MAX continues to be a strong corporate contributor to the Children's Miracle Network - $2.2 million in the fiscal year 2002. With funds contributed by national sponsors like RE/MAX, the affiliated hospitals are able to provide needed medical care and equipment for more than two million Canadian children every year.
RE/MAX of Western Canada affiliates raise funds through community involvement such as the annual Children's Miracle Network telethon, pancake breakfasts, golf tournaments, ride-a-thons, walk-a-thons and a myriad of other events. But the cornerstone of our involvement is the Miracle Home Program whereby a portion of the sales associate's personal funds from every commission received are donated to Children's Miracle Network. 100% of their contribution helps sick children from their community.
RE/MAX chose the Children's Miracle Network as its international charity because...
To find out more about our involvement with the Children's Miracle Network, contact one of the RE/MAX offices in your area or visit the Children's Miracle Network website at www.cmncan.ca. Or, at Region office, contact Helga Wendt, Manager, Regional Administration, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
George contributes part of every sale to the Children's Miracle Network. Featured above is a picture of George Gomory with Dave Liniger, the Founder of RE/MAX, at the RE/MAX 2003 International Convention in Las Vegas. At this fund raising event RE/MAX raised approximately $20,000 US to support the Children's Miracle Network