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Congratulations to Sara Knight, 2023 Good Neighbor Award Winner!



NVAR Cares members and staff granted the 2023 Good Neighbor Award to Sara Knight on Friday, November 3rd.  Sara is the Founder of The Sweet Julia Grace Foundation (SJGF) and a Realtor® with Pearson Smith Realty.   
The 2023 Good Neighbor Award celebrates members who have given their time to a mission they care about. $1,000 was awarded to Sara Knight, and she will be donating it to the Sweet Julia Grace Foundation. Their mission is to help children who are seriously ill, have special needs or are currently facing a medical crisis by providing support with day-to-day needs and filling in gaps other services cannot fill.    

The NVAR Cares Committee includes Realtors®, Service Providers and staff who volunteer their time to provide direct support to charities in the Northern Virginia area. A list of beneficiaries can be found on our website at We encourage our members to join us in supporting these impactful causes!   

In addition to the Good Neighbor Award, NVAR also gives out the Brokerage Spirit Award every year. Learn how to make a difference in your community by viewing the volunteer opportunities on the NVAR Cares page.  

Do you know someone who is making a difference in our community? Nominate them for the Good Neighbor Award next summer. View the NVAR Good Neighbor Award page to learn more about the award and eligibility criteria.  

Check out NVAR’s social pages to see pictures and video footage from the event, as well!  

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Thank you, Sara Knight, for your commitment to helping our community!  

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