Greater Gateway Association of Realtors
EDWARDSVILLE — The Greater Gateway Association of Realtors will hold its second annual Taste of GGAR from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Moose Lodge.
The event is open to the public and sponsored by the Affiliate Business Partners with proceeds benefiting local food pantries. There will be 21 booths participating with a variety of food and drinks. Cost to attend is $7 per person (in advance) or $10 at the door. Tickets are available at GGAR by calling (618) 692-8300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The organizations assisted through this effort are the Bond County Food Pantry, CAMA’s Helping Hands Ministries (Collinsville), Community Hope Center (Cottage Hills), Crisis Food Center (Alton), Litchfield Food Pantry, Livingston/Williamson Community, Maryville Food Pantry, Ministries Unlimited (Troy), New Creation Food Pantry (Granite City), and Staunton Food Pantry.
Event sponsors include First MidAmerica Credit Union, Abstracts and Titles Inc., Community Title and Escrow Ltd., Cornerstone Mortgage, Eden Village Retirement Center, FCB Banks, Home Federal Savings and Loan, National Property Inspections, Pulaski Bank Home Lending, RE/MAX Alliance, Scott Credit Union, Serenity Title and Escrow Ltd. and U.S. Bank Home Mortgage.
The Greater Gateway Association of Realtors serves 1,000 Realtor and affiliate members in the southwestern Illinois region including Bond, Calhoun, Fayette, Jersey, Macoupin, Madison, Monroe and Montgomery counties. The association strives to promote education, professionalism and ethical conduct in the real estate industry; to advocate for the protection of property rights; to assist in providing Americans with safe and affordable housing; and to further the interest of property ownership.