"Home is Where the Heart is" donates CI$10,000 to KER-A-THON OCTOBER DONATION
- Oct 23, 2020
In May CIREBA (Cayman Islands Real Estate Brokers Association) launched a donations program "Home is Where the Heart is" to provide funding to support those most in need In Cayman with the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Through this programme CIREBA has committed to donating CI$10,000 a month to various charities and organizations until the end of 2020.
CIREBA is proud to announce that KER-A-THON received the most votes from the CIREBA members during the month of October and a cheque for CI $10,000 was presented to the organization.
In an effort to raise funds for charity CIREBA broker/ultramarathon athlete Kerri Kanuga completed the Cayman Islands first ever double crossing of the North Sound. The swim started at Barkers with the first leg completing at Starfish Point then continuing on to Camana Bay. It took Kerri 8 Hours and 38 Minutes to complete the swim of approximately 20 km and 30,000 strokes.
The funds will be donated to various registered charities in the Cayman Islands of Kerri’s choice.
CIREBA is happy to help those most in need within the Cayman community and they look forward to future monthly donations in 2020.
Those eligible for the monthly donations under the “Home is Where the Heart is” program include:
- Cayman Islands Food Bank
- Cayman Ark-Act of Random Kindness
- Cayman Islands Crisis
- Resilience Cayman
- Kiwanis Club Cayman
- National Trust
- The pines Retirement home
- Feed our future
- YMCA Cayman
- LIFE .. Literacy for everyone
- Special Needs Foundation
- Cayman Islands Breast cancer Society
Charities or service organisations that are not on the list that wish to be included can request this by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cayman Islands Real Estate Brokers Association (CIREBA) is a not-for-profit Association that was set up in 1987 to provide a professional network for the different real estate companies in the Cayman Islands. Today it stands as the leading real estate association that guides it’s members in the areas of ethics, integrity, and excellence of practice. CIREBA also administers the Multiple Listing System (MLS) and acts as a central source of information for its members.
The Cayman Islands real estate industry is a strong pillar of the local economy and plays a significant part in the annual GDP, being one of the top four industries to contribute to our local economy according to the Economics and Statistics office of The Cayman Islands.
To learn more about the Cayman Islands Real Estate Brokers Association, please visit: www.cireba.com