The REALTORS Care® Award is a community service recognition program that recognizes our members who give back to their communities.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver created the REALTORS Care® Awards to celebrate these special people.

Nominated by their peers and local community groups, the following REALTORS® were recognized for outstanding community service:


Leila Bhimani

Macdonald Realtors
For her volunteer commitments, including Meals on Wheels and the Kidney Foundation.

Doug Elliott and Margaret Suchonska

Royal LePage Northshore
For their work with various organizations, from REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive to Runways for Shelter.

Jo-ann Knuttila

Royal LePage Brookside
For her numerous volunteer commitments and fundraising efforts.

Howe Y. Lee

RE/MAX Central
For his work with numerous organizations, from Friends of Victory Square to Army Cadet League of Canada.

Lorne Lewis

Prudential Sussex Realty
For his leadership and work with the community, including Howe Sound Iron Race.

Laura-Leah Shaw

Sutton Westcoast
For her grassroots commitment and fundraising efforts to various community groups and organizations.