MT. SHASTA, CA, December, 2016—The Siskiyou Association of Realtors® announced the winners of its first annual Thanksgiving 2016 food drive, which ran through the month of November.
J. Harris & Associates Real Estate of Mt. Shasta, CA, was the winning south county brokerage, and Minton Hometown Properties of Yreka took top honors in northern Siskiyou County. Each office was presented with an official Chamber of Commerce gift certificate valid for purchasing products and services at 79 local businesses.
Over 20 real estate brokerages throughout the county participated in the drive, and the large quantity of food collected was divided among the St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry in Mt. Shasta, Great Northern Services in Weed, and Siskiyou Community Food Bank in Yreka.
“The food drive was a great success for the first year running, and all offices participated with much enthusiasm,” said Lexi Meadows, Realtor at Doris Moss Realty, and S.A.R. Community Outreach Chair. “We’re all looking forward to making this an annual tradition for our association, as well as continuing to seek other ways to serve our local communities.”
Siskiyou Association of Realtors is a Member organization of California Association of Realtors®, and National Association of Realtors®. S.A.R. strives to be informative and influential in the communities in which we serve, and is dedicated to giving back where we work and live.
Photo by Brenda Eastman: (L to R) Broker Associate Jessie Zapffe, Broker Owner John Harris, and Realtor Nikolas Allen of J. Harris & Associates Real Estate celebrate their win outside their Mt. Shasta office.