Honorees Of The Heart Of The Community Award


Minneapolis Area Association of REALTORS® shines a light on a few of our members who have dedicated their time, talents and energy to serve in a volunteer leadership capacity in our communities. These REALTORS® are change agents. They recognized a critical need in our community and took action to address those needs. Some of these members have established are nonprofit organizations while others have committed countless volunteer hours to lend a hand to help shape a local program. These REALTORS® understand the value of community and service. MAAR applauds their efforts and will make a $500 to the organization they serve as a volunteer on their behalf.

Those agents who were recognized include: Jacqueline Erikson of Bridge Realty for her work with Hacienda La Paz Inc. Rich Kelley of Edina Realty for his work with Quetico Foundation-US. Whitney Kieffer of Keller Williams Realty Integrity Lakes for her work with Ready for Success. Kevin Knudsen of Coldwell Banker Burnet for his work with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Minnesota Chapter. Gregory Kuhl of Edina Realty for his work with In Love, Word & Deed. Jennifer Olstad of Keller Williams Classic Realty NW for her work with Harold Mezile North Community YMCA.