F.A.R.A.F. – Here to Serve You!
The purpose of the F.A.R. & Affiliates Charitable Foundation is to promote the American dream of home ownership through education, housing affordability projects and community involvement.
With the establishment of the Foundation, tax deductions can be made by donating, purchasing charity raffle tickets, and more. Currently we are raising funds for F.A.R. Scholarships.
There are several events a year that have our raffle tickets available for sale. The monies gathered through raffle ticket sales goes towards scholarship awards and our various charities.
What We Do
With the establishment of the Foundation, tax deductions can be made by donating, purchasing charity raffle tickets, and more. Currently we are raising funds for F.A.R. Scholarships and the Community Food Bank.
In addition, Fresno Association of REALTORS® Members can be considered for a scholarship for real estate courses to a local college. We are here to serve you in a variety of ways:
Scholarships Towards Education
Applications are now being accepted for the Four Year College/University Student and the Two Year College Student Scholarships.
The Application deadline for both Student Scholarships is 04/29/22.
Our Raffle Tickets help raise funds for our given charity of the year. Check out past charities and Friends of FARAF.
Home Ownership Programs
Such as the Home Improvement Program.
Veterans Housing Opportunity Program
The Veterans Housing Opportunity Program will assist Veteran Buyers to be more competitive when purchasing a home.
Fresno Association of REALTORS® & Affiliates Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) Charitable Organization. Most donations are Tax Deductible. Federal Tax ID #27-3995622
With every purchase of Raffle Tickets and otherwise, you will receive a receipt that you will be able to attach to your tax returns for tax deductions. If you need some write-offs, we’re happy to oblige!
How You Can Help
When you make a charitable tax-deducatble donation towards F.A.R.A.F. the money goes towards educational scholarships and the local community.
volunteer or sponsor
Want to volunteer or sponsor (as an office, group or individual) a fundraising event? Your hard work and sponsorship opportunity will go a long way!
fundraise or give goods
If you wish to coordinate a fundraising event you may be having or want to give goods that we can use as raffles or have other creative ways to get involved, let us know! We’ll be happy to help!
Want to learn more? Email F.A.R.A.F.!