Trimming a Tree and Making Dreams Come True

The City Region’s tree is beautifully decorated with Coldwell Banker Foundation ribbons.

The City Region’s tree is beautifully decorated with Coldwell Banker Foundation ribbons.

As you all know Coldwell Banker has a strong partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana (RMHC). From sponsoring the toy room to serving meals to hosting events at the house, I am personally very proud of how much you all give back to this worthwhile charity. One of the many RMHC opportunities this holiday season was a “Rooftop Holiday Tree Sponsorship.” For $1,000 anyone could sponsor one of 30 trees placed on the phenomenal rooftop of the House. All of the funds raised went towards the cost of housing families. While it costs $50 to host a family each night, RMHC only asks for a $10 donation, and no family is ever turned away if they are unable to pay. Read More

You Mean There’s a Plan?

Chris_Haran– Chris Haran, Director of Strategic Planning and Initiatives

One of my last posts, Are you running a business? talked about business planning for 2013, and how you should start getting your strategy set for the upcoming year. Well, it is always better to be a “Do as I Do” and not just a “Do as I Say” kind of person. So, I’d like to share just a few of the initiatives our team is looking at for helping our company (meaning your business) grow. Read More