by Karen Briscoe
March 10, 2021
Huckaby Briscoe Conroy (HBC) Group Donates $1,000 to Cornerstones…
…Community Charity Champions (CCC) gives back to local charities.
McLean, VA. – Huckaby Briscoe Conroy (HBC) Group at Keller Williams McLean donated $1,000 as part of their Community Charity Champions program to give back to local charity groups. Karen Briscoe HBC Principal, HBC partner Lizzy Conroy, and Jenny McClintock, VP represented the Huckaby Briscoe Conroy Group for the check presentation. Receiving the donation for Cornerstones was Ted Lewis, VP of Business & Community Impact and Adrian Chadwell, Manager, Corporate and Institutional Relations.
The check presentation took place at the Cornerstones offices located in Reston, Virginia on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. Conroy expressed for the team: “Thank you so much Adrian and Ted for such a warm welcome. I'm telling everyone about Cornerstones now!! Looking forward to keeping in touch and participating in volunteer outreach opportunities.”
Community Charity Champions was organized by HBC Group in 2012 to support local charities and organizations. Over $100,000 has been raised over the last 9 years. Briscoe said, “Our mission at HBC Group is we that ‘Live Here, Work Here and Give Back Here!’ So, having Community Charity Champions donate to Cornerstones is a natural opportunity for us to give back to a great cause and to help families, individuals and children with a little hope.”
Cornerstones focuses on three key objectives: Stability, Empowerment, and Hope. For Stability they helped 186 households with eviction prevention; 770 individuals with emergency shelter and rapid re-housing; 85 households that were homeless moved into permanent housing; and 1,295 families and 2,996 children with food and basic needs. Focused on Empowerment, Cornerstones has provided 70 households with housing and home ownership support; 108 affordable housing unit maintained; 285 care management; and 221 children with Laurel Learning Center/Affordable Childcare and Before-After School Programs.
McClintock, a Reston resident shares this sentiment: "Giving back to the community that we live and work in is a huge priority for HBC Group. We are pleased to be a part of Cornerstones mission to reduce homelessness and fund affordable housing.”