About GKAR

Community Involvement

Realtors® Make a Difference 

Members of the Greater Kalamazoo Association of REALTORS® care deeply about the communities they serve, and each year they devote their time to charitable projects they believe will make a positive impact on those in need.

In 2018, GKAR Members invested more than $30,000 into their community through their philanthropic efforts.


A Walk to End Homelessness

The GKAR Community Relations Committee coordinates participation in this annual event that raises funds for Housing Resources, Inc to assist homeless individuals in our community. (2018 Photo Album) The 2019 Walk to End Homelessness is on Saturday, March 23rd.

bowl for kids' sake 

In 2018, more than $16,000 was raised for Bowl for Kids' Sake with 31 GKAR teams participating in Big Brothers Big Sisters annual fundraising event. The 2019 Bowl for Kids' Sake event is on Saturday, February 16th.

Day of Service for Veterans

At this annual event, GKAR volunteer teams complete home maintenance projects for local veterans. (2018 Photo Album) The 2019 Day of Service for Veterans is on Saturday, October 26th.


On June 27th, 2018, GKAR volunteers worked with Habitat for Humanity on a project that served the greater Kalamazoo Community. This event was coordinated by the GKAR Community Relations Committee. (2018 Photo Album)

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