V These resources may meet the Core Standards' Vote requirement. A These resources may meet the Core Standards' Act requirement. I These resources may meet the Core Standards' Invest requirement.
* These RPAC programs are subject to state election laws.
The Broker Involvement grant allows local and state associations to create broker activities that recruit, retain, educate, and engage brokers and their agents in the Broker Involvement Program. The grant activities will help solidify a culture of REALTOR® engagement and advocacy through-out the REALTOR® Association.
Increase diversity and inclusion within the association and its leadership; build and expand relationships with multicultural real estate organizations; and address fair housing issues and fair housing planning in your communities with the Diversity Initiative Grant program. Providing resources to state and local associations is a key strategy in NAR’s overall diversity program. Grant funding is available up to $5,000.
This grant program supports local and state REALTOR® Associations’ activities that create and expand housing opportunities. Grants are available at three funding levels for activities such as homeownership fairs, education events, affordable housing needs studies, housing forums, and more. Grant funding is available up to $10,000.
Placemaking is the creation of vibrant, public spaces for the community to gather. The Placemaking Guide, webinars and Spaces to Places blog offer ideas for transforming vacant lots, deserted plazas, underused alleys or overgrown green paces into destinations.
NAR is offering grants to state associations to host their own REALTOR® Party Conference in an effort to educate members and further the mission of the REALTOR® Party. State associations may qualify to receive a minimum of $5,000 and up to $16,000 to aid in hosting an educational or fundraising conference.
Increase RPAC receipts and participation by applying for grants of up to $15,000 annually (subject to state law). Use these grants to help fund special RPAC fundraising events and activities, including phone banks. This program is limited to states with election laws that do not ban use of corporate political contributions for use in fundraising.
This grant supports REALTOR® engagement in land use or transportation-related issues with the goal of affecting public policies that promote sustainable development, raising the profile of REALTORS® as community leaders and enhancing REALTOR® relationships with elected officials. Grant funding is available up to $15,000.
Apply for funding to help influence voter opinion to elect your REALTOR® Champions to public office. Funds can help pay for mailings, phone banks, advertising and more. Total state and local allocations determined by membership size.
Get financial and technical assistance in advocating your association’s position on important real estate issues. Whether attempting to pass a ballot initiative or influence proposed legislation or regulations, communicating the REALTOR® position to targeted lawmakers and voters can significantly enhance your association’s influence in the public policy arena.