Vince Mirabelli Honoured with the Canadian REALTORS Care® Award 2016


At 36, Vince Mirabelli, a REALTOR® with RE/MAX First Choice Realty, has already established a successful career in real estate, has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for various charities close to his heart and most importantly he has made a positive impact on the lives of countless children and their families in his hometown of Thunder Bay.

Connor and Vince“Vince Mirabelli is a shining example of a REALTOR® making a difference,” says Ralph Fyfe, Chair of the Canadian REALTORS Care® Foundation. “We are so proud to present him with our inaugural Canadian REALTORS Care® Award 2016 Proudly Presented by Scotiabank® Home Financing Solutions.”

Learn more about Vince and how he is making a difference in his community:

In honour of Vince and his great work, the Canadian REALTORS Care® Foundation has donated $5,000 to Our Kids Count, one of his favourite charities in Thunder Bay.

cheque presentation
Ralph Fyfe, Chair of the Canadian REALTORS Care® Foundation, and James Haines, Senior Manager, Sales, Scotiabank® Home Financing Solutions, the award sponsor, present Vince with a cheque to Our Kids Count.

Our 2016 Nominees

We would also like to send out our congratulations to the following 2016 nominees, who are all excellent examples of REALTORS® giving back:

  • Alana Nicolson of Cambridge, Ontario
  • Bruce Dougall of Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Cam Toews of Brandon, Manitoba
  • Etienne Lessard of Quebec City, Quebec
  • Gail Power of Kingston, Ontario
  • Ian Robertson of Ingersoll, Ontario
  • Jim Burton of Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Joanne Kerr of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • Laura-Leah Shaw of Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Makini Smith of Pickering, Ontario
  • Mary Johnson of London, Ontario
  • Maureen Young of St. Catharines, Ontario
  • Mike Stahls of Orillia, Ontario
  • Narima Dela Cruz of Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Odette Laporte of Saint-Charles-Borromée, Quebec
  • Peter Tarshis of Toronto, Ontario
  • Ross Forman of North Vancouver, British Columbia

If you know a REALTOR® who is making a difference in their community and deserves recognition on a national level, please watch for the announcement of the nomination period for our next award this September.