Boston, MA (PressExposure) November 18, 2009 -- The Boston Area Real Estate Investorsâ Association (Boston AREIA) hosted a special event for their December meeting: an auction fundraiser for Rosieâs Place. Attendees offered donations to Rosieâs Place and were given real estate investing courses and tickets to educational workshops. Boston AREIA members donated over $8,000.
Local Auctioneer, Bert Cox, donated his services and helped raise the bids for Rosieâs Place. Various national speakers donated courses and workshops, including Donna Bauer, Wendy Patton, Scott Meyers, Andy Heller and Than Merrill. Approximately 75 people attended the event.
âWe especially support Rosieâs Place because of itâs dedication to prevention of homelessness and eviction. Their homelessness prevention initiatives, such as rental assistance and support services, provide families the help they need to remain in their homes,â said Dianne Shvanda of Boston AREIA. âWe were thrilled with the enthusiasm of our members at the auction. They stepped up and outbid each other in the spirit of giving.â
Rosieâs Place, located in Boston, MA, is a sanctuary for poor and homeless women. The organization provides a safe and nurturing environment for poor and homeless women to maintain their dignity, seek opportunity and find security in their lives. For more information, visit http://www.rosiesplace.org.
Boston AREIA is group of like-minded real estate investors, entrepreneurs and professionals, coming together to discuss and share deals, investing techniques, contacts, methods, financing, strategies, education, motivation, training, mentoring and success. For more information, visit http://www.BostonAREIA.com.