2016 High School Student Essay Contest - Olympia WA

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Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA

Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic's 2016 High School Student Essay Contest starts April 11, 2016!

What:  Write a 500-word essay on "What Makes a House a Home." Our past winners expressed quite a bit of creativity, and that's one of the criteria for judging.

 

Who:  Any Thurston County, WA High School Student who either resides in Thurston County or attends a Thurston County High School.

 

When:  Send in your essays between April 11, 2016 through May 8, 2016

 

Where:  Submit essays to www.coldwellbankerolympia.com

 

Prizes:  

First Place:  $1,000

Second Place:  $750

Third Place:  $500

 

The First Place winner will also choose who will receive the Inspirational Educator Award and a $500 grant from Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty.

 

For more details, visit www.coldwellbankerolympia.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Francine Viola, Realtor
In Tune with your Real Estate Needs

 

Serving Buyers and Sellers in Olympia, Tumwater, Lacey and Thurston County, WA

Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Inc.  |  Olympia, WA

 

Cell:      (360) 359-0689

Email:  Francine.Viola@cbolympia.com

Web:     www.FrancineViola.com

 

       

 

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Carol Williams
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Nice promo, Francine.  It would be fun to be able to read the submissions from the perspective of high school students.  

Apr 04, 2016 07:07 AM #1
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Francine Viola
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Hi Carol Williams - the essays we receive are pretty awesome.  Our brokerage has done this contest for the last several years with the same theme, and the students impress us more and more each year!

Apr 04, 2016 07:09 AM #2
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What an excellent way to give back and support higher education. More companies should do this.

Apr 04, 2016 07:51 AM #3
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Francine Viola
Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Olympia WA - Olympia, WA
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Hi Debbie - this has been a great community event for our brokerage, and it's really fun to visit the winners with their check!

Apr 04, 2016 07:55 AM #4
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Francine, I think this was/is a great challenge for Coldwell Banker to give to students.... and a nice prize to boot.

Apr 05, 2016 09:11 AM #5
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Francine Viola
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Hi Rebecca - this scholarship program has really been well-received by the community.

Apr 05, 2016 09:34 AM #6
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Joe Petrowsky
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It is so great when any business gives back to the community, especially with a scholarship. Nice job!

Apr 06, 2016 04:51 AM #7
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Francine Viola
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Hi Joe - I'm fortunate to work for a brokerage who gets this, and we are involved in dozens of other community events, which is great!

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How fun, and hope you share the results of what the students have to say about this topic!  

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