GLAR Foundation donates to Habitat for Humanity
In 2016, The GLAR Foundation donated to the Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity and is partnering with Habitat, the MidMN Builders Association and GLAR to build a home.
In 2014 and 2015, the Greater Lakes Association of REALTORS has donated to the area Habitat for Humanity organizations.
The Aitkin Area Habitat for Humanity, the Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity, and the Morrison County Habitat for Humanity were recipients of dollar donations from the GLAR Foundation.
In 1995 and 1996, the GLAR held an auction with the proceeds going to Habitat for Humanity.
At our annual golf tournament and annual Installation of Officers, GLAR members donated money to Habitat for Humanity.
In 1998, the Greater Lakes Association at it’s annual MAR convention had a silent auction which allowed a $2000 donation to be presented to Habitat.
In 1999, REALTORS Bill Rickmeyer, Linda Arvig, Brett Anderson and Bev Roach facilitated the sale of a lot for Habitat a lot in Crosby.
In 2000, a Land Acquisition Committee was formed and with money from the GLAR and MLS Boards, Liberty Savings and Universal Title, a lot was purchased for Habitat in Breezy Point.
The Morrison County Habitat for Humanity was given approximately $1000 from funds raised from REALTORS (2003).
The Greater Lakes Bike Ride for Habitat is our latest fundraising project. In 2005, the GLAR raised over $12,000. The funds were given to the Aitkin County Habitat for Humanity.
GLAR members continue to support Habitat with fundraising.