NAR disaster fund seeks donations for Illinois tornado victims

In a message sent Monday, Nov. 25, National Association of REALTORS® President Steve Brown urged the association’s 1 million members to give to provide disaster relief through the REALTOR® Relief Foundation.

Steve Brown, NAR President

“I am asking you to join us in this effort with your personal donation of any amount to the REALTORS® Relief Foundation,” Brown said.

The link to donate to the fund can be found here.

The foundation assists with some housing costs. NAR handles all of the charitable funds administrative expenses.

IAR and its member associations have raised more than $60,000, and that number is expected to climb rapidly in the coming days. Member associations have sent numerous truckloads of supplies into the affected areas.

Several state associations have reached out to IAR to express interest in giving to disaster relief.

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About Jon Broadbooks

Jon Broadbooks is Director of Communications for the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. He supervises and carries out the implementation of the communications programs for the Association. He directs and supervises the Communications staff. He is responsible for coordinating and implementing the public relations and media relations efforts for the Association and acts as spokesperson and liaison to the statewide news media. He serves as editor of online and print content for IAR communications including the Illinois REALTOR® magazine and e-newsletters. He conducts IAR spokesperson training seminars and oversees the operation of website development for the Association.

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