IREM Foundation Special Events

Hilton Bonnet Creek

The IREM Foundation is hosting two events during the IREM Fall Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida, at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort. This is your chance to support a good cause while having a great time.

On Thursday, October 16, Party with a Purpose begins at 8:00 pm. Come join us for drinks while dancing the night away -- It’s a great way to unwind after dinner.

Don’t miss out on the fun! A $50 ticket gets you through the door and two drink tickets. Twenty five dollars of the ticket price may be tax deductible. Purchase your ticket now!

Ticket purchases and general donations will help us meet our fundraising goal of $10,000. The proceeds will help us sustain and expand our valuable programs. IREM Chapters are asked to support our fundraising efforts by making a minimum $250 donation. All chapter and general donors will be acknowledged on event signage and at various times throughout the Conference. Sponsorship opportunities are also available for your consideration.

Joe Aveni Open Golf Tournament

Golf Course

The golf tournament is Friday, October 17 at 1:00 p.m. at the magnificent Waldorf Astoria Golf Club, located just steps away from the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort. This meticulously designed course was created by acclaimed golf course architect Rees Jones. The18-hole masterpiece pulls in elements from several of the world’s classic courses – some designed a century ago. The layout ingeniously blends its traditional character with endless subtleties for a challenging experience.

The tournament will be played in a scramble format to encourage players at all skill levels to participate. Invite your friends and colleagues to play a round with us, even if they've never picked up a golf club. Using the Fall Conference registration form, please indicate any pairing preferences and reserve and pay for rental clubs. The cost for rental clubs ($80.00) is not included in the tournament fee.

Register today! The registration fee is $195.00. The fee includes box lunch, green fees, range balls and limited beverages. You also have the option of making a donation to the IREM Foundation by adding $100.00 to the registration fee. The $100.00 donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. 

Various sponsorship opportunities are available.

The IREM Foundation is committed to partnering with the Institute to attract, develop and retain individuals for careers in real estate management. Your support of these events provides the working capital needed to help the Foundation accomplish its mission.

Please let us know how you can help by completing and submitting the Partnership Commitment Form on, or before Monday, August 4, 2014. Contact Kimberly Holmes, Foundation Manager, at or (312) 329-6008 with any questions you may have.

2014 Spring Special Event Summary

The spring Party with a Purpose was so much fun! The Party was held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in the Diplomat Ballroom on Sunday, April 6, 2014. The night was filled with good music and great karaoke performances. There were over 200 attendees who danced and sang the night away. All for a great cause...the IREM Foundation!  The event raised nearly $15,800.

The 50/50 Raffle brought in an additional $785.00 from ticket sales. Congratulations to our raffle prize winner Karen Pharr, CPM who graciously donated a portion of her winnings to the Foundation. Karen held winning ticket number 115194.

We thank everyone who attended, promoted, or volunteered at Party with a Purpose. To all our financial contributors, thank you for your generosity and shared commitment to help us, help others!

Victoria R. Parmentier, CPM
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IREM Greater Metropolitan Washington Chapter No. 8
IREM Greater Nashville Chapter No. 71
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