RecognizeGood.org has named Laurie Loew of Give Realty the “Legend of Recognize Good for May, 2010. Laurie is the second person to be named a Legend of Recognize Good. A “Legends of RecognizeGood” recipient is named each month. The award recognizes someone who does extraordinary acts of kindness, charity, and good deeds. Laurie will be presented with the award Wednesday, May 26th at 3:30 PM at Heart House Austin, 7224 Northeast Dr., Austin Texas, 78723. As part of the “Legends of RecognizeGood” program, Laurie will receive $500 to pay forward to Heart House Austin, the charity she has chosen. The program hopes to create community awareness by illuminating these extraordinary people’s acts of kindness. Laurie Loew is the founder of Give Realty, a realty company that donates 25% of their fees from the sale of a home to a charity of the buyer’s choice. To date Laurie and Give Realty have donated over $60,000 to charities.
Laurie Loew founded Give Realty, a unique and boutique Austin Real Estate company that believes in giving back to the community. Give Realty donates 25 percent of broker commissions to the nonprofit of the buyer’s or seller’s choice.
To date, the company has donated more than $83,000 to nonprofit organizations all over Austin in less than three years. Laurie also serves on the board of Heart House Austin, where she supports their mission of providing safe, affordable child care for low income families.