August 2nd, 2020


REALTORS® award $4,750 to local charities


Local REALTORS® and representatives from local charitable organizations celebrate the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation’s latest round of grants to causes supported by Coastal members. Photo attached.


Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) is pleased to announce that it has awarded $4,750 in grants to local charities through the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation during its latest round of funding. This year to date the Foundation has awarded $9,000.


The following organizations received grants in the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation’s latest round of funding:


  • Art League of Ocean City
  • Atlantic Club
  • Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County
  • Salisbury Neighborhood Housing Services
  • Wicomico Environmental Trust


The Coastal REALTORS® Foundation is a charitable fund held by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. The association raises money for the fund through an annual charity golf tournament as well as other efforts throughout the year. The fund is accessible to members of Coastal through an application process administered by the association and reviewed by a committee of members. Grant recipients must be 501(c)3 organizations and must be located in Somerset, Wicomico, or Worcester counties.


“The REALTORS® are honored to be able to give back to the Lower Shore especially during covid when so many people and organizations are struggling,” said Coastal President Joni Williamson. “We have had some exciting fundraisers and are looking forward to our Golf Tournament in October which is the largest fundraiser of the year for our foundation. We look forward to continuing to support the causes important to our members and the community.”


Grants are awarded 3 times a year, and the next deadline is October 15, 2021.






Lower For more information about the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation, visit


More about Coastal Association of REALTORS®


The Coastal Association of REALTORS® is fortunate enough to represent over 1,000 real estate professionals in Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties. These members are engaged, informed, and active in their communities. They support the American dream of homeownership, as well as the purchase and use of all types of real property. They are local. They are accurate. They are trusted. They are REALTORS® and affiliate members.


For more information on Coastal REALTORS®, visit The term REALTOR® is a registered collective membership mark unique to real estate professionals who are members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and subscribe to its strict Code of Ethics.


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