Community Recognition

Ray Davies Lifetime Humanitarian Achievement Award Recipient 2015:

Educational Enrichment Foundation
The awards recognizes individuals and organizations working within our community who have made a significant contribution to Tucson by supporting enhanced education for our children and increasing the awareness of the principles of humanitarianism.

Brush With Kindness Sponsor 2013 – 2014:

Habitat for Humanity Tucson
The program serves neighborhoods by refurbishing existing homes for families and individuals in need. The Neighborhood Partnership mission is “to empower residents to revive their neighborhoods and enhance their quality of life.”

Title Sponsor for Annual Jerome Beillard Festival for Life 2010 – 2015:

Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
All proceeds from the Festival for Life go directly to fund SAAF’s support services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Long Cares has been a proud sponsor of the event since our inception in 2002.

Business Leadership Award 2011:

Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation (SAAF)
Long Realty Cares Foundation recognized as a consistent supporter of multiple community projects, including SAAF’s efforts to provide care and education to the people of Southern Arizona.

Corporate Community Achievement Award 2010:

Tucson Association of Realtors (TAR)
Awarded to Long Realty Company for its commitment and high impact support directed to those in need through their Long Realty Cares Foundation.

Crystal Apple Award 2009:

Metropolitan Education Commission
Corporate Award celebrating the partnership between education and business. Long Cares recognized for outstanding community service, especially for helping to improve the quality of educational resources for youth.

“The Dignity of Work” Building Sponsor for 2008 – 2011:

The Beacon Group
Beacon is the region’s largest source of employment for people with disabilities. They can presently serve only 1,600 individuals – or “clients”. When the building expansion is completed they will be able to 50% more clients and families. Long Cares has committed to “The Dignity of Work” building fund over a 4-year period.

Title Sponsor for 20th Annual Jerome Beillard Festival for Life 2008:

Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
All proceeds from the Festival for Life go directly to fund SAAF’s support services to people living with HIV/AIDS. This was the 6th year Long Cares sponsored the event.

Top Cat Sponsor of Cats in the Community Day 2008:

University of Arizona and Primavera Foundation
The Cats in the Community Day project provided the opportunity for U of A students and faculty to work with local businesses to improve and enhance 3 of the Primavera Foundation’s buildings, serving Tucson’s most at-risk people – homeless men, women, children and families.

Junior Achievement Eagle Award 2007:

Junior Achievement of Arizona, Inc. with Metropolitan Tucson Chamber of Commerce
Finalist for award celebrating a commitment and passion for helping those in our community.

Title Sponsor for 19th Annual Jerome Beillard Festival for Life 2007:

Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation
All proceeds from the Festival for Life go directly to fund SAAF’s support services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Over $118,000 was raised at the 2007 event.

Outstanding Corporate/Foundation Philanthropist 2006:

Southern Arizona Chapter of Fundraising Professionals
Honoring the foundation for providing numerous contributions and making a commitment to improving our community.

Recognition from Congressman Jim Kolbe 2006:

Special Congressional Recognition for outstanding and invaluable service to the community from Congressman Jim Kolbe.

Linkages Building Bridges Award 2006:

1st Runner Up for Agency of the Year honoring the agency that inspired and enabled people with disabilities to succeed.

Corporate Community Achievement Award 2005:

Tucson Association of Realtors
In recognition of achievements by a real estate firm that has provided leadership and service through a broad range of community involvement.