Purpose: Sponsors and promotes activities which will increase REALTOR® identity within the community and enhance REALTOR® public image. Promotes and coordinates the annual Fair Housing Poster Contest and Essay Contest in cooperation with the Maryland Association of REALTORS® and the school districts in Southern Maryland. Responsible for judging the poster and essay entries and for hosting a reception to recognize the winners.
CARE (Community Action and REALTOR® Excellence) Award: Promotes and coordinates the CARE Award in conjunction with the Maryland Association of REALTORS®. Responsible for gathering information from the membership regarding community service activities and assembling the information to be submitted to the state CARE Award committee.
Budget: This committee is partially funded in the SMAR budget.
Qualification Considerations: Members of this committee should have interest in public relations and marketing.