To whom much is given, much is required
Each and every time Brian assists a Client with the purchase or sale of real estate, Brian dedicates part of the commissions received to one or more of the following great causes:
This charitable organization provides critical micro-financing loans to budding entreprenuers throughout the Developing and Third World. It is incredibly heartening to know that I am able to play a small part in helping others rise from dependence and poverty to independence and relative prosperity. Often these entreprenuers provide employment for others in their budding businesses! Truly an excellent example of people helping people at the grassroots! See how you too can make a difference at http://www.kiva.org
Kiwanis Club of Sidney and Peninsula
I am a charter founding member of this club, dedicated to serving the needs of children and youth throughout the Saanich Peninsula. We fundraise by operating the concession at the Panorama Recreation Center. 100% of all proceds are pumped back into child and youth-related facilities, equipment and programs.
Victoria Riding for the Disabled (VRDA)
The Victoria Riding for the Disabled Association (VRDA) is a non-profit organization that uses horseback riding as a recognized therapeutic aid for people with a wide range of physical, mental and learning disabilities. VRDA offers classes to 100 children and 25 adults who live in the Greater Victoria area and range from seven to sixty years of age. The disabilities include Cerebral Palsy, Downs Syndrome, Autism, intellectual challenges, and hearing or vision impairment. VRDA has been operating since 1982 and is made up of a volunteer board, a small paid staff and more than 100 volunteers who through their dedication make a contribution of time enable these individuals to ride each week. Visit VRDA at www.members.shaw.ca/vrda/