MIAMI — The MIAMI Association of Realtors (MIAMI) sponsored a new tot lot and bike rack at South Miami’s Dison Park on Dec. 27, 2018 in its continuing effort to alter public spaces into vibrant gathering places.
Miami Realtors Changing Communities Initiative
In 2018, MIAMI Realtors invested more than $175,000 in grant funds from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) to improve our South Florida communities.
Through member engagement and feedback, MIAMI developed a list of local community projects that could have the most impact. MIAMI invited its 46,000-plus membership for a brainstorming session and more than 200 members contributed ideas and volunteered to help.
In 2018, MIAMI led more than 18 local community initiatives, including a dinner for the homeless at Chapman Partnership in Miami, partnering to install a Jupiter dog park, creating a shaded Doral trolley stop and more. Each project was led by the Realtor who proposed it and supported by a team of fellow Realtor volunteers and a Realtor partner (usually an elected official).
More MIAMI Realtors Changing Communities initiatives are planned for 2019.
MIAMI members can register to volunteer at our upcoming community events at:
MIAMI and Miami REALTORS®. 2019. Changing Communities: MIAMI Realtors Sponsors Bike Rack and Tot Lot at South Miami’s Dison Park. [ONLINE] Available at: http://www.miamirealtors.com/news/news/blog/miami-blogs/miami-blog/2019/06/11/changing-communities-miami-realtors-sponsors-bike-rack-and-tot-lot-at-south-miami-s-dison-park. [Accessed 6 April 2020].