There’s a couple of days left to drop off heat clothes and blankets with realtors in Maple Ridge for his or her annual Realtors Care Blanket Drive.
The drive is in it’s twenty eighth yr, and has been taking place all week, ending on Monday, Nov. 21.
The native places of work are Keller Williams Elite Realty at 550-20395 Lougheed Hwy., Macdonald Realty at 6-20691 Lougheed Hwy., Royal LePage-Brookside Realty at 11933-224th Avenue, and RE/MAX Existence Realty at 22308 Dewdney Trunk Rd.
The marketing campaign is a partnership of the Decrease Mainland’s three actual property boards, the Actual Property Board of Higher Vancouver (REBGV), the Fraser Valley Actual Property Board (FVREB), and the Chilliwack and District Actual Property Board (CADREB).
The general public can drop donations off at one in every of 100 plus collaborating places of work. Realtor volunteers then kind and ship the donations to organizations in the identical space they had been collected.
“With chilly temperatures and elevated precipitation forecast for November, our accomplice charities count on blankets and heat clothes to be in excessive demand throughout the area,” stated Daniel John, chair of REBGV.
Because it started, this system has helped greater than 450,000 folks hold heat and dry.
Precedence objects are: blankets, sleeping luggage, heat coats, denims, pants, sweaters, scarves, gloves, mitts, hats, new socks and new underwear.
Annually, greater than 18,000 Realtors within the area work with their shoppers and a community of charitable organizations in Decrease Mainland communities to gather and distribute blankets and calmly used clothes to assist greater than 35,000 residents keep heat through the winter months.
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