Mark Spain Foundation Growth in 2020
At Mark Spain Real Estate, one of our core values is to lead with a servant’s heart. We are thankful to have raised nearly half a million dollars for charity through the Mark Spain Foundation growth and partnerships in 2020. To learn more about the foundation growth in 2020, read below.
Recaps, including photos and videos, of most of these philanthropic events can be found on the Mark Spain Real Estate blog.
Foundation Growth in 2020
In a year which had more need than ever, Mark Spain Real Estate and the Mark Spain Foundation experienced tremendous growth, partnering with more causes than ever before. These partnerships resulted in nearly a half million dollars raised and donated for causes in Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte and Raleigh.
From Mark Spain
“We were grateful for the opportunity to give back to the communities we serve. It was a chance to make a difference in these communities,” explained Chairman and CEO Mark Spain. “Our goal is to have a positive impact in all the cities we serve. All while practicing one of our core values—to lead with a servant’s heart. We look forward to serving more families and continuing to give back to these deserving causes in 2021.”
Mark Spain Real Estate and the Mark Spain Foundation 2020 involvement
The Cumulus Cares Tornado Relief Radiothon in March to assist those in middle Tennessee after tornadoes struck the area. The event raised $238,329.
Fundraising drives with YMCA of Metro Atlanta and YMCA of the Triangle in Raleigh. The goal was to provide free and safe childcare for healthcare workers and emergency responders on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis. In addition to making sizable donations to this cause, the Mark Spain Foundation raised more than $42,000.
Charlotte Home Office Giveaway as well as a Charlotte Backpack Giveaway in partnership with WLNK, 107.9 The Link.
The Hunger to Hope Radiothon fundraiser in November in conjunction with the Nashville Rescue Mission and SuperTalk 99.7 WTN radio station. The event raised $132,610, or the equivalent of 58,600 meals.
Partnerships with 104.7 The Fish, an Atlanta Christian radio station. With the Fish Acts of Love program, Mark Spain Real Estate fulfilled two requests for help, totaling over $17,000. Then in December, fulfilled a Fish Christmas Wish for an Avondale Estates single mother with a son suffering from brittle bone disease. The gifts and assistance were worth more than $12,000.
Sponsored a blood drive in September with Charlotte radio stations 107.9 The Link, WBT 1110 AM, and WFNZ Sports Radio in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
About Mark Spain Real Estate:
Mark Spain Real Estate is the most trusted name in real estate, earning more 5-star reviews than any other real estate company in the United States. It has earned the No. 1 real estate team in the United States honor by Real Trends and The Wall Street Journal for closed transactions the last three consecutive years. The company was honored in 2017, 2018 and 2020 as one of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Top Places to Work. It has earned the Atlanta Business Chronicle Pacesetter Award the last four years. This award is for being one of metro Atlanta’s 100 top, fastest-growing, privately held companies. Mark Spain Real Estate recently made its third appearance on Atlanta’s Top 25 Real Estate Companies annual list in 2020. Additionally, the company debuted on similar lists for Charlotte and Raleigh.
As the leader of such a productive team with cutting edge ideas like its innovative website, Guaranteed Offer program and extensive marketing, Mark Spain was named to the inaugural list of 2019 REAL Trends Game Changers. This is a list of 50 people who have the potential to change the game of real estate in the coming year. The list included such honorees as: Gary Keller, co-founder and CEO of Keller Williams International, as well as the CEOs of RE/MAX International, Zillow, Coldwell Banker and HomeServices of America.