Gratitude Makes Us Part of a Great Community

Dated: December 1 2020

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“If you want to feel happy, do something for yourself. If you want to feel fulfilled, do something for someone else” (Simon Sinek).

Feeling fulfilled comes from gratitude. Gratitude helps us see what IS there instead of what isn’t. We encourage you to be grateful by accomplishing two things. First, actively and regularly look for things to “feel” gratitude by writing it down each day. Second, “show” gratitude through acts of kindness. With Giving Tuesday and the holiday season in full swing, it is the perfect time to show gratitude through generosity.

Martin Realty Group is grateful for much this year. More important than our business success is our relationships with our clients and our ability to “show” gratitude to our community. Because of YOU and your business, we have been able to show gratitude, especially during holiday seasons...

Let's get the holiday season off to a great start! We invite you to our safe and free Christmas Open House on Sunday, December 6 from 1-3pm at Two Brothers Winery in Keller. Find all the details and let us know if you are coming by registering here.  

Gratitude in our community....

Yearly toy drive by Nicole Smith for Cook Children’s bone marrow cancer unit.

Canned food drive by Maria Vaughn to help restock the Community Storehouse in Keller.

Community “little library” installed in her neighborhood by Tanya O’Neil with help from her husband and neighbor.

Trunk-or-Treat provided by Jodi Wilson

Free pumpkin patch provided by Tanya O’Neil

Pumpkins then gathered and donated to the BNoble Farms and Rescue donkey farm. 

    Four local community Hometown Hero winners were awarded with donations to their non-profit organizations...

    Rhonda Brown with Orange Out, who helps families going through childhood cancer by providing emotional, spiritual, monetary support, and to support research for a cure to these horrible diseases.

    Erica Jones with Sunshine Spaces, who creates hope and light by creating dream room makeovers for children battling life-threatening illnesses and their siblings.

    Emily West with Gospel Socks, who provides new socks to those in need while also sharing the love of Jesus.

    Angela Lippens with Unfaulted, who helps young women who have aged out of the foster care system by connecting them with resources (a forever family, shelter, food, counseling, and other needed resources) to provide hope and equip these young women to be successful, independent adults.

    Back-to-school Kona Ice neighborhood event provided by Vonda Curlee. Candace Larkin brought many smiles to faces when she grocery shopped as Gloria the Hippo!

    Socially distanced outdoor sweet treat events for the community in the spring and fall.

    Awarded three local graduating seniors with scholarships...

    Sachi Kishinchandani, Carroll Senior High School

    Hannah Klapprodt, Eaton High School

    Brianna Phelps, Grapevine High School

    Let us bless YOU - watch our Facebook page for monthly giveaways and events!

    Melissa Churchill, winner of our Two Brothers Winery giveaway basket.


    Most importantly, join us in showing gratitude to keep our community great. Wishing you a happy holiday season -- be blessed and bless others!

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    Shana Martin

    Having an extensive customer service background including 10+ years in property management, and 10 years in real estate, I am in a unique position to understand client’s needs and demands.  Being ....

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