The California Association of REALTORS® recognizes and appreciates those members that take the next step and become a RAF Major Donor. Below is a description of the various levels of participation.
REALTOR® Action Fund Your $148 contribution includes RAF pin given upon initial contribution, a new ribbon is given to a member annually and an invitation to C.A.R.'s annual Capitol Reception held during Legislative Day in Sacramento.
Major Donor Levels Chartered California Golden “R” (Recognized as a NAR Sterling “R” as of 12-31-11) $449 Annual Renewal-Members will receive a new major donor ribbon, along with an invitation to all C.A.R. major donor receptions held during the C.A.R. Directors’ meetings.
California Silver Bear $449 Annual Contribution – Members will receive a Silver Bear pin upon initial contribution, a new ribbon given to a member annually, along with an invitation to all C.A.R.'s major donor receptions held during the C.A.R. Directors’ meetings.
N.A.R. Sterling "R" $1,000 Initial Contribution and $1,000 Annually-NAR Sterling "R" pin given by NAR upon initial investment, invitation from NAR to attend their special functions during NAR meetings. Members will receive a major donor ribbon, along with an invitation to all C.A.R. major donor receptions.
N.A.R. Golden "R" $5,000 initially and $2,000 annually- $449 Annual Renewal for Chartered NAR Golden "R's" prior to 01.01.02. NAR provides annual pin, invitation to attend NAR’s special functions during NAR meetings. C.A.R. provides a major donor ribbon given and an invitation to all C.A.R.’s major donor receptions held during the C.A.R. Directors meetings.
C.A.R. President Circle Club A member that contributes a lifetime contribution of $1,000 to the REALTOR® Action Fund will receive the first President Circle pin that C.A.R. will update when you reach each $1,000 milestone, up to $10,000.
Lifetime contributors exceeding $10,001 will receive a solid gold RAF President Circle Pin for each subsequent lifetime level; contributors will receive a new pin with the appropriate colored stones to reflect their monumental contribution. $15,001-$20,000 (Ruby stone) $20,001-$25,000 (Ruby and Emerald stones)
Hall Of Fame Level: $25,001-$30,000 (Ruby, Emerald and Sapphire stones $30,001 and above (Ruby, Emerald, Sapphire and Amethyst stones)
V.I.P. C.A.R. President's Circle Club Card Members who achieve a lifetime accumulation of $10K or above, and who are current RAF contributors will receive a Personalized C.A.R. Gold President's Circle Card to include the following benefits: Designated VIP bar at C.A.R. receptions; Priority seating at Legislative Day/Expo luncheons (Advanced payment required for C.A.R. luncheons); Guaranteed reservation at host hotel for all C.A.R. meetings (Advanced reservation with standard processing fee required); 10% discount on the REBS course “Tech On Demand.”
Contribution Balance if you would like a current list of members in your Association that are eligible for a President Circle pin, or have any questions, please contact: