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THE REAL ESTATE INSTITUTE of BC TEES-OFF to MAKE WISHES COME TRUE

posted on 7:53 AM, March 1, 2013

Vancouver, BC:  The Real Estate Institute of British Columbia (REIBC) is delighted to host its 20th Anniversary Charity Golf Tournament, Dinner & Auction fundraising event in support of the Make-A-Wish® Foundation of BC & Yukon, on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 at the Northview Golf & Country Club in Surrey, BC.   

Over the past 19 years, the REIBC has raised over $370,000 for local charities and is pleased to partner with the Make-A-Wish Foundation again this year. “This event allows our members to network with each other and industry colleagues, enjoying a terrific day of golf and entertainment at a fantastic venue – the food and golf course are outstanding.  It is particularly fulfilling to know that proceeds from the event contribute to Make-A-Wish, providing our members with an opportunity to give back to the community and bring hope and joy to many children and their families,” says REIBC president, Andre Gravelle.

Registration information, donation information and sponsorship inquiries can be found at www.reibc.org.  The deadline to register for participation in the tournament is June 1, 2013.

The Make-A-Wish Foundation of BC & Yukon Chapter has been granting wishes to children with life threatening medical conditions since 1983 and has granted more than 1500 wishes in the BC/Yukon Region since inception. This year, the Foundation hopes to grant over 100 special wishes that aim to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

The mission of the Real Estate Institute of British Columbia is to advance and recognize excellence in education, knowledge, professional development and business practices uniting all sectors of the real estate industry.  REIBC works with a variety of organizations and serves a diverse membership of real estate professionals. We are committed to supporting high industry standards and professional accreditation, promoting standards of excellence in business practices, facilitating ongoing professional education, collaborating with industry leaders and educators, contributing to provincial and municipal land policies and programs, and providing an objective perspective through independent research.

On-line registration is now open:    www.reibc.org

For more information:
Rob Reichelt – Chair, 2013 REIBC Golf Tournament Committee
Phone: 604.341.5524
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