Rumson, NJ – Carolynn Diakon, Broker-Senior Partner and Resources Real Estate is pleased to announce that they have been chosen to receive the American Red Cross Clara Barton Humanitarian Award. The American Red Cross nominated Carolynn for this award because of her long standing commitment to the community and many nonprofit organizations such as Prevention First, the Monmouth County Mental Health Association, and countless others just to name a few.
"I am personally honored that the American Red Cross nominated me and my office for this award,’ said Diakon. ‘This organization is truly about helping people in need, as was demonstrated through their relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.”
“We are extremely excited to present this award to such a strong woman who has given so much to the better the community,” said Kim Price, Event coordinator for the American Red Cross Jersey Coast Chapter.
"Carolynn has always placed a strong commitment in helping others through her volunteer and philanthropic efforts,” said Thomas McCormack, Broker-Managing partner of Resources Real Estate. “She sincerely believes in the mission of the Red Cross and goes above and beyond to support their efforts in the community.”
Resources Real Estate has been the drop off location for donations for multiple charities or disaster relief which were donated to Hurricane Katrina victims, 9/11 families and 180 Turning Lives Around plus many more.
This year’s honorary Chair of the event is comedian Jon Stewart, Host of the Daily Show. The Annual Gala is being held on Saturday April 6, 2013 at the Spring Lake Golf Club.
Resources Real Estate is a full service independent residential brokerage opened by Carolynn Diakon in 2000. Thomas McCormack, with the company since 2002, joined her as a partner in 2010. Resources Real Estate is located at 112 East River Rd in Rumson, NJ, 36 Beach Rd in Monmouth Beach, NJ, and 4A West Front St in Red Bank, NJ. For more local real estate information or to inquire about a career in real estate, you can call 732-212-0440 or visit resourcesrealestate.com.