We are on a mission to raise $400,000 in 2021 for Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC, The Fisher House Foundation, Turning Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation, Children’s National Healthcare of Atlanta, and MORE! With your help, we can make a HUGE impact on these Worthy Causes again this year! Last year we donated an astonishing $300,000, and this year, we are ready to up the ante and make an even BIGGER impact!
Remember, your referrals are the reason we are able to give back, so when you introduce someone who is looking to buy/sell a home, you can rest assured they get the award-winning service we are known for, AND that a generous portion of the income we make is donated to one of these causes. Your business and referrals truly make a difference! Learn more about these causes below:
The Fisher House Foundation
Fisher homes are located at major military and VA medical centers nationwide, close to the medical center or hospital they serve. Fisher Houses have up to 21 suites, with private bedrooms and baths. Families share a common kitchen, laundry facilities, a warm dining room, and an inviting living room. Fisher House Foundation ensures that there is never a lodging fee! Since its inception, the program has saved military and veterans’ families an estimated $282 million in out-of-pocket costs for lodging and transportation.
Fisher House Foundation also operates the Hero Miles program, using donated frequent flyer miles to bring family members to the bedside of injured service members, as well as the Hotels for Heroes program using donated hotel points to allow family members to stay at hotels near medical centers without charge. The Foundation also manages a grant program that supports other military charities and scholarship funds for military children, spouses, and children of fallen and disabled veterans.
- Families served: More than 25,000 in 2016
- Daily capacity: 848 families
- Families served: More than 250,000 since inception
- Number of lodging days offered: Over 5.5 million
- 7,000 students have received $11,000,000 in scholarship awards
- Over 50,000 airline tickets provided by Hero Miles to service members and their families, worth nearly $73 million
Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC
Children’s National Hospital treats patients even if their families can’t afford it! That’s why they depend on sponsorships to keep up the amazing work they do for children. They were ranked the number 1 pediatric hospital in the DC-MD-VA region and one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Last year, they saw more than 219,000 children from the nation’s capital, Maryland and Virginia, as well as from across the country and around the world! Their pediatric specialists are internationally recognized for providing the best possible care! For four years in a row, Children’s National has been ranked one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Children’s National is ranked #1 in neonatology and is Magnet®-designated for excellence in nursing. Children’s National has attained Level 1 Surgery Verification from the American College of Surgeons, a distinction that recognizes surgery centers that have improved surgical quality, prevented complications, reduced costs, and saved lives.
Children’s Health Care of Atlanta
For 100 years, CHOA has been 100% dedicated to kids. Founded in 1915 in two rented cottages with 20 patient beds, they are one of the only pediatric institutions in the nation that has existed for more than a century. From their focus on family support and treating the whole child to their specialized equipment and techniques, they are tireless in our pursuit of providing the best possible care for children. They envision a future where all children have the care they need to keep them healthy, so they never have to visit a hospital!
Turning Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation is a non-profit 501(c)3 healthcare organization that was established in 2003 in response to the unmet survivorship needs of individuals with breast cancer in Greater Atlanta. Since its inception, it has cared for over 4,000 patients with breast cancer. TurningPoint’s clinic provides specialized and evidence-based rehabilitation for individuals with breast cancer, including physical therapy, exercise, lymphedema management, massage therapy, counseling, and nutritional counseling. TurningPoint offers a wide variety of educational programs on topics related to breast cancer survivorship for patients and caregivers. The collaboration of clinical services provides each woman (and man) with hope, support, and education in an atmosphere of wellness.