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Introducing More Ways to Give

Check out these other easy opportunities available for you to suppor the CAR Foundation... some are even free and just a mouse-click away!



Donate to the Foundation for FREE! By downloading the iGive toolbar, every time you search the Internet or shop on-line a donation is automatically made to the Foundation... a penny a search and up to 26% of purchases at any of the 900+ stores. Go to www.iGive.com and designate Gates Scholarship Fund - CT Association of REALTORS® Foundation as your cause. This is a FREE way to give every day!


Raymond F. Gates, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

Check out the Online Auction each Spring/Fall and bid on some fabulous items from the comfort of your home! Planning is underway for the next auction which is open to all - REALTORS®, friends, family and associates. Bidding is easy and all proceeds benefit the Scholarship Fund. Make a donation to the fund or donate an item to be placed in the auction. Do you have a vacation home? Consider donating a week or weekend stay... we accept all kinds of donations, big and small! Visit www.ctrealtor.com/auction or the Gates Scholarship section of our website for more information.


Each year, the Gates Scholarship Fund teams up with the Travelers Championship to help raise much needed money for scholarships. By purchasing discounted tickets through ‘Chip In For Charity’ $10 per ticket is donated to the Gates Scholarship Fund. Visit www.ctrealtor.com/golf each Spring for details.

Bearingstar Insurance

Each time a member requests a quote for home or auto insurance Bearingstar will donate $25 to the CAR Foundation. And, there is no obligation for you to purchase a policy. Just obtaining a completed, accurate quote generates the donation, no commitment is necessary. Look for the Bearingstar information on our Member Benefits page to learn how to take advantage of this unique offer and possibly save money on your insurance at the same time.




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