GKAR Programs

Thank You Day of Service for Veterans



To say thank you to veterans in our community for their sacrifice and service by providing a day of yard work. 

How it Works

  1. Complete the Nomination/Request Form by 5:00 pm on Friday, October 4th, 2019.
  2. GKAR will review requests as they are received.
  3. The veteran/point-of-contact will be notified via phone or letter whether their project is selected.
  4. GKAR will coordinate volunteers to complete the project on October 26th, 2019.

Coverage area

If you are a veteran or know a veteran, who owns a home in the areas listed below, the Greater Kalamazoo Association of REALTORS® (GKAR) is here to say thank you. 

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  • Alamo & Cooper Township
  • Allegan Township
  • Antwerp Township
  • Baltimore & Johnstown
  • Barry Township
  • Bloomingdale & Pine Grove
  • Brady Township
  • Comstock & Charleston
  • Decatur Township
  • Downtown South to Crosstown
  • East to Township Line Eastwood
  • Edison/Washington Square
  • Gull Lake
  • Gun Plain Township
  • Hope Township
  • Milwood
  • North Portage
  • North Side within City Limits
  • North to G Avenue Parchment
  • Oakwood-Parkview
  • Orangeville Township
  • Oshtemo Township
  • Otsego Township
  • Pavillion & Climax Township
  • Paw Paw Township 
  • Porter Township
  • Prariville Township
  • Richland & Ross Township
  • Schoolcraft & Prarie Road Township
  • South Portage
  • Texas Township
  • Trowbridge Township
  • Wakeshma Township
  • Waverly & Alemna Township
  • Westnedge Hill
  • Westnedge-Whites Road
  • Westwood Northwest Kalamazoo
  • Winchell & Hillcrest
  • WMU/K College/Arcadia


Nominations have closed.




  • Date: Saturday, October 26th, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Contact: Angela McMillan; 
  • Volunteer to Serve volunteer opportunities reserved for GKAR Members
  • This is a thank you to our veterans for all they do. There is no cost for our volunteers, veterans, or their families.

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Thank you Sponsors!

This program is coordinated by the GKAR Community Relations Committee and funded by GKAR's 2019 Business Partners.