Fundraising seminar: Establishing a culture of giving

Illinois REALTORS® heard from experts on how to build the power of the REALTOR® Political Action Committee at the annual Public Policy Meetings in Peoria.

Leslie Cantu, director of fundraising for the Texas Association of REALTORS® discussed how to build a culture of RPAC giving, and shared examples of successes her association has had in the past few years. Among the efforts the association has in its arsenal are quick-hit member videos.

Also presenting were Dan Ball and Ben Fairbrother with SGS Inc. They discussed trends in fundraising noted from data collected from IAR’s RPAC campaigns.

Disclosure: Contributions are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. The Illinois REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) collects contributions from members of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) for political activities.

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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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