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Once a year, the Arizona Association of REALTORS® (AAR) honors one REALTOR® and one REALTOR® Association for improving the world around them through community service.

2017 Community Outreach Nomination Form – REALTOR®

2017 Community Outreach Nomination Form – Association/MLS


2017 Awards

Individual Award: Nick Bastian

Arizona REALTORS® Director of Association Relations Monica Schulik and 2017 President Paula Monthofer presents the Community Outreach REALTOR® Award to Nick Bastian.

Arizona REALTORS® Director of Association Relations Monica Schulik and 2017 President Paula Monthofer present the Community Outreach Individual Award to Nick Bastian for volunteering his time to worthwhile causes including the Tempe Healing Field, Tempe Community Action Agency and Box Luv Rescue.

Association Award: Sedona Verde Valley Association of REALTORS®

Arizona REALTORS® 2017 President Paula Monthofer presents the Community Outreach Local Association Award to James Adams who represented the Serdona Verde Valley Association of REALTORS®.
Arizona REALTORS® 2017 President Paula Monthofer presents the Community Outreach Local Association Award to James Adams, who accepted on behalf of the Serdona Verde Valley Association of REALTORS® for the ongoing work its members are doing at the Verde Valley Military Service Park.


2016 Awards

 Individual Award: Doug Groppenbacher

Arizona REALTORS® CEO Michelle Lind (left) announces Doug Groppenbacher as recipient of the 2016 Community Outreach Individual Award as presented by Director of Association Relations Monica Schulik.
Arizona REALTORS® CEO Michelle Lind (left) announces Doug Groppenbacher as recipient of the Community Outreach Individual Award as presented by Director of Association Relations Monica Schulik. Groppenbacher was honored for delivering sports equipment, medical and school supplies to the Casa Franciscana Outreach in Guaymas, Mexico.

Association Award: SouthEast Valley Regional Association of REALTORS®

SEVRAR won the 2016 Community Outreach Association Award; representing its 2016 Leadership Program Class are (l. to r.) Cathy Swann, Tricia McKenna, Liz Hill, Stephanie Dow, Thomas Moore, Jackie Nedin and Bruce Weber.
SEVRAR won the Community Outreach Association Award for battling homelessness by working together to remodel a home for House of Refuge. Representing its 2016 Leadership Program Class are (l. to r.) Cathy Swann, Tricia McKenna, Liz Hill, Stephanie Dow, Thomas Moore, Jackie Nedin and Bruce Weber.


2015 Awards

 Individual Award: Gary Cordell

2015 AAR President Jim Sexton presents the Community Outreach Award in the REALTOR® category to Gary Cordell
AAR 2015 President Jim Sexton (left) honors REALTOR® Gary Cordell (right) in the individual category for his lasting impact on his community.  Cordell’s campaign for sustainable water resources in Payson and service on the Board of Directors for the Mogollon Health Alliance were just two of his many accomplishments.

Association Award: Lake Havasu Association of REALTORS®

2015 AAR President Jim Sexton presents the Community Outreach Award in the Association category to Phil Annett and Aaron Pfeifer representing the Lake Havasu Association of REALTORS®
AAR 2015 President Jim Sexton honors Phil Annett (center, LHAR REALTOR® Olympics Chair) and Aaron Pfeifer (right, LHAR 2015 President) on behalf of The Lake Havasu Association of REALTORS® (LHAR).  LHAR was recognized for its annual REALTOR® Olympics event which builds camaraderie between area real estate agencies and raises funds for local charities.