The BEST Challenge to be Your Best !

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 year of the pig

       This is the Year of the Pig in the Chinese New Year.  You may think of pigs as being selfish….”going whole hog” so to speak….Not so…The pig is the 12th of the Zodiac Animals.

           There is a story explaining the Pig’s presence in the zodiac in 12th place. A wolf destroyed his house and and when he got to the place of Zodiac Placement, he was the last one there because he had to rebuild his house.

          In Chinese Culture, Pigs are a  symbol of wealth. Their chubby cheeks and big ears are a sign of good fortune. It is believed their outgoing personalities bless them with good fortune in life.

   This Challenge requires any entrant to truly “Come from Contribution”….not just once…not just one good deed…but in this year of good fortune to pass this good fortune to members of your community…Not once but throughout the year.  It is life changing for you,….in that you will regularly be doing something new and good…and life changing for members of your community who are the recipients of your contribution.

    The contribution does not have to cost money,.,,,it can be a regular contribution of your time as a volunteer. Helping with give backfund raising for a non profit…you choose your “give back” and  show us you do regularly every month. It must be NEW not something you have always done.

          This is not the kind the challenge that has one winner that makes one contribution more valuable than another.  Everyone who enters and explains their "GIVE BACK" in a minimum of 200 words with picture or video  will be awarded 1,000 points. 

  Post your entry here  AND include in  the group, GIVE BACK. Here is a link to that group if you have not yet joined.


    All the very Best….We know AR Members are Exactly  That…


          Hansons Both


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Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Sally K. & David L. Hanson - Here is my entry....

Helping People In Their Time Of Need

Feb 07, 2019 04:16 PM #27
Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD
ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors - Camas, WA
REALTORS® in Clark County, WA

Here you go. And here's to the year of the Pig. 

The Gift of Giving 

Feb 09, 2019 06:19 AM #28
Debe Maxwell, CRS | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

Oh, I'm loving seeing the entries, Sally! This is a challenge that takes time and conviction.

Feb 09, 2019 06:54 AM #29
Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce

Oh thank you Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD  I just knew I would find you here !  

Feb 09, 2019 07:38 AM #30
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
"Franklin MA Homes"

Hi Sally K. & David L. Hanson here's my entry to your Giving Back contest....

Giving Back by Placing Another's Business Before Your Own for Months

Feb 09, 2019 09:13 AM #31
Hannah Williams
Re/Max Eastern inc. - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818

Sally K. & David L. Hanson  here is my entry for Giving back

Feb 09, 2019 10:30 AM #32
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

Count me in Sally K. & David L. Hanson .

Feb 09, 2019 02:59 PM #33
Brian England
Arizona Focus Realty - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

It's always fun to read about what others are doing to give back in their area, here is my entry:  Giving Back in 2019

Feb 10, 2019 04:32 AM #34
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
Feb 12, 2019 07:46 AM #35
Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce

Thank You sooo much for being a part of this challenge and making a difference in the lives of the people you have the honor of serving Gita Bantwal , Brian England and Hannah Williams 

Feb 13, 2019 05:08 AM #37
Hannah Williams
Re/Max Eastern inc. - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818

Thank you Sally K. & David L. Hanson  for sponsoring this contest so kind of you 

Feb 13, 2019 03:09 PM #38
Peter Mohylsky, SoWal Expert
Gulf Place @ 30A - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Let me help you find your path to the beach.

I have big ears ,and love this challenge thanks..

Feb 14, 2019 05:34 AM #39
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Home and Condo Specialists

Good Morning Sally & David, Here is our Entry:


Feb 16, 2019 04:05 AM #40
Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,

I am thinking about this one - whether to go with our office commitment to a local food pantry or to support Suited for a Change - a local clothing drive for women returning to the work force.

Feb 16, 2019 05:09 AM #41
Lottie Kendall
Compass - San Francisco, CA
Helping make your real estate dreams a reality

Happy Sunday, Sally and David - I'm happy to share my post, "Rolling up my sleeves-time to make a difference in my city,"  and even happier that today is the day I made the commitment and signed up.

Feb 17, 2019 03:49 PM #42
Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent

Sally and David - Here's my contribution to this challenge, "Why I Do It. . .Blame it on Alberto Korda."

Feb 18, 2019 05:10 PM #43
Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce

Going on to read your entry Myrl Jeffcoat  and thank you for taking the time to make a difference !

Feb 19, 2019 05:55 AM #44
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Sally & David just did not want you to think that I would not support your wonderful Active Rain Challenge

Feb 19, 2019 11:41 PM #45
Buzz Mackintosh
Mackintosh REALTORS - Frederick, MD
“Experience, reliable, leadership”

Hi Sally and David - Here's my contribution to this month's challenge ~

Giving back to your profession


Feb 20, 2019 05:14 PM #46
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Sally and David - thank you for reminding me.  Here is my entry:


Feb 21, 2019 06:07 AM #47
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