Community Initiatives

A Bit About Us!

As an Association dedicated to building a strong community, the Cambridge Association of REALTORS® (CAOR) continuously supports local, non-profit charitable organizations by providing financial contributions, in-kind services, and volunteer support. In keeping with our corporate mission, we aim to promote home ownership and quality investments by strengthening our bond with the community and addressing the needs of the people of Cambridge and surrounding areas/townships, particularly the unsheltered, disadvantaged, and most vulnerable. Our Charitable Donations Fund is used to provide support to shelter-based charities or health care institutions.

A Year in Review

In 2021, REALTORS® have donated:


Donation Breakdown

Lisaard & Innisfree Hospice – $12,004
Cambridge Memorial Hospital – $12,004
Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH) Mental Health and Addictions
– $2,187
Haven House – $2,187

A special thank you to CAOR members for their contributions!

Cambridge REALTORS® Support Local Students Returning to Post-Secondary School This Fall

Congratulations to the 2021 CAOR Academic Scholarship Recipients!

2021 Recipients

Abigail Dyer: Daughter of Jack and Carmen Dyer, R.W. Dyer Realty Inc., Brokerage.
Adam Kulla: Grandson of Bob Stephens, RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage.

Scholarship Award: $1000.00 Has Been Awarded To Each Recipient.

The Cambridge Association of REALTORS® (CAOR), is delighted to announce the recipients of the 2021 Cambridge REALTOR® Scholarship in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and extracurricular activities. Abigail Dyer and Adam Kulla were each awarded with $1000.00 to support their academic studies in the upcoming school year! Abigail is currently attending Carleton University and Adam is attending Queen’s University.

The scholarship is awarded to two students who are enrolled as full-time students at a College or University for the upcoming school year while having attained at least an “A” average in the last year of attendance at school. To be eligible for the scholarship, the applicant(s) must be a child or grandchild of a Cambridge Association of REALTORS® Member. CAOR wishes Abigail Dyer and Adam Kulla all the best in their future studies!

Cambridge Memorial Hospital 5-year pledge:

During the 2019 Annual General Meeting held on Tuesday, November 26th, 2019, CAOR members approved a 5-year donation pledge to Cambridge Memorial Hospital. $2 per member, per month, will be allocated towards the CAOR donation fund. These funds are set aside by CAOR until next year's AGM in which the funds will be given to the attending Hospital representative.

Lisaard House 5-year pledge:

At the 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM), CAOR members passed a resolution to keep the existing donation pledge to Lisaard and Innisfree Hospice for an additional five years. Members will continue to contribute $2 within their monthly dues to support this initiative.