Giving Tuesday | Chicago Association of REALTORS®


Tuesday, December 3 is Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving where communities come together and champion the organizations they believe in. We invite you to join us as we raise awareness of our philanthropic efforts in Chicago’s communities.

OUR MISSION: to provide REALTORS® with educational scholarships to enhance their businesses and professionalism, foster careers in real estate, and engage in charitable giving related to the real estate industry and housing in the Chicagoland community. Learn more.

Our goal is to connect with 50 new donors! You can choose where your contributions go.




Support The General Fund:

  • Your donations go towards scholarships, our philanthropic community efforts and more.
  • Donate here.
  • Share this link with your friends!

Support A Specific Scholarship:


Help us spread the word! Together, we can make an even greater impact on our Chicago communities and help kickstart the careers of aspiring REALTORS®. Visit our social media pages on Giving Tuesday and share posts with friends, family and colleagues to encourage more donations. Be sure to tag us!

We’ve made it easy for you! Use the images, written copy, videos and more, straight from this page to your social media channels.

Social Media Images For Download








Help! I have writer’s block:

Here’s some copy you can use to help spread our mission and support our cause:

  • Support the CAR Foundation today in honor of Giving Tuesday! This organization goes way beyond scholarships — it empowers our REALTOR® family to help Chicago communities through philanthropy and outreach. #GivingTuesday #CARgives
  • Why do I give to the CAR Foundation? Because [INSERT HOW THE FOUNDATION HELPED YOU/YOUR COMMUNITY]. Help us continue to do amazing things in 2020! #GivingTuesday #CARgives
  • This #GivingTuesday, I stand with my Chicago REALTOR® community. Join me in supporting the CAR Foundation, and let’s continue to show Chicago what REALTORS® do best. #CARgives

Instructions for Organic Social Media Use:

  • Save the graphic(s) to your computer or mobile phone. We recommend you save it to your photo/video folder or app.
  • Open Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter and create a post by uploading the graphic (this should only take a minute or so).
  • You will not need to adjust any video length or crop the image.
  • Add the caption we have provided, or feel free to write your own.
  • Include #GivingTuesday and #CARgives in your post (especially on Instagram and Twitter) to keep spreading the advertising campaign.
  • Tag your association by typing @ChicagoREALTORS and choosing the correct account that appears.
  • Post away! It shouldn’t take more than a minute or so until it’s fully uploaded and ready to view.
  • Enjoy all those likes and views! Thank you for sharing and supporting our cause!