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Housing Affordability Fund Committee
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cortez Hill Room A/B

San Diego Hyatt

Mission Statement:
The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Housing Affordability Fund plays an active role in addressing the ongoing housing affordability crisis facing our state. The fund will raise and distribute funds and partner with other groups to promote housing and homeownership and address all housing opportunities locally and statewide.

Presiding:   Barbara Safran, Chair
                     Michael Tessaro, Vice-Chair
                     Barry Zwahlen, Vice-Chair
                     Julissa Gómez, Staff


I.           Welcome & Introductions


II.         Minutes


III.       Committee Liaison –  Allen Okamoto


IV.       Committee Objectives & Responsibilities


V.         Funding Requests


A.      Contra Costa Association of REALTORS ® - Extension

B.      Big Bear Association of REALTORS ®


VI.       Financials – Rizwan Uraizee


VII.     Special Reports

A.      Fundraising

a)       Region Contest

b)       Casino Night – Sacramento May 2nd

c)       Golf Classic – Anaheim (Black Gold) Oct 6th

d)       Bowling for the American Dream

e)       Gas Card Raffle – Fall Meetings  

B.      Program

a)       Realtor’s Energy Audit Program (REAP) Update

C.      Bette Dobkin Award 2014

D.      Awards Reception

a)       New Award for Committee Members

E.       Redesign for HAF


VIII.    Special Presentations:

A.      Best Practices for Fundraising

a)       New Events Fundraising Taskforce

B.      Presentation on Housing Affordability and Housing for Veterans

a)       Presentation by Selma Hepp , Senior Economist

b)       Military Home Loans

c)       Program Development Taskforce


IX.       January Business Meetings

A.      HAF Booth Schedule


X.         New Business


XI.       Adjourn