Port Jefferson, NY The New York State Association of Realtors honored Lisa Jaeger as one of two honorees of its 2019 Community Service Award in recognition for her dedication and involvement in cancer awareness and assisting the feral cat and wildlife population on Long Island. She received the award during the association’s Mid-Winter Business Meetings in Albany.
A member of the Long Island Board of Realtors, Jaeger is a cancer survivor who cares for her mother, who also has cancer. She encourages both men and women regularly to actively check on their health and has been a pillar of support for those with cancer.
Additionally, Jaeger is a volunteer and advocate for Volunteers for Animal Welfare, an organization that assists with trapping and transporting feral cats to local vets to be rehabilitated. Jaeger is also a volunteer with the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center in East Quogue, working with injured wildlife and is part of their deer rescue team.
Along with an inscribed award, a grant of $1,500 will also be made in Jaeger’s name to a charity of her choice.
The NYSAR Community Service Award recognizes Realtors community involvement supporting initiatives aimed at a community’s youth, improving the quality of education, quality of life for older Americans, homelessness prevention, as well as efforts following natural disasters and other community needs.
The New York State Association of Realtors is a not-for-profit trade organization representing more than 59,000 of New York State’s real estate professionals. The term Realtor is a registered trademark, which identifies real estate professionals who subscribe to a strict code of ethics as members of the National Association of Realtors. These Realtors are also members of the New York State Association of Realtors as well as their local board or association of Realtors.