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The Good Neighbor Awards recognize REALTORS® who've made an extraordinary commitment to improving the quality of life in their communities through volunteer work. Five winners will receive $10,000 grants for their cause. The 2009 deadline will be May 22.
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2002 Good Neighbor Award Winners
The Good Neighbor Award recognize REALTORS® who have made extraordinary commitments to improving the quality of life in their communities. Congratulations to the 2002 winners:

Hal Ehretsman
Amateur Athletic Union Ohio Stars

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Ehretsman has challenged inner-city students to excel on and off the basketball court for more than 20 years. He's contributed more than $250,000 and has helped his players earn over $10 million in scholarships.

John M. Green
Boy Scouts of America,
Middle Tennessee Council

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A Scoutmaster for nearly 50 years, Green currently leads a troop of 125 boys and eight leaders. The troop meets weekly at his renovated barn, where they enjoy a ham radio, computers, bee hives, and a rappelling tower.

Linda W. Norton
Funding Partners for Housing Solutions

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Norton has launched innovative programs to provide affordable housing to thousands of low-income homebuyers and renters. She recently led a renovation that created 47 apartments for low-income seniors and saved a historic building.

Cynthia Shafer
Florida Guardian Ad Litem 

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As a court-appointed advocate for abused and neglected children, Shafer shepherds children through the legal system and recommends whether they should be placed in foster care. On her own, she collects furniture and toys to make children more comfortable in foster homes.

Annemarie Torcivia
REALTORS® Against Poverty

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Torcivia founded RAP to help local families in crisis who might fall between the cracks of more familiar organizations, including victims of house fires, spousal abuse, and illness.

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