Charitable Foundation

REALTORS getting involved and making a difference in your community

The RAYAC Foundation is a non-profit 501c3 organization that supports Habitat for Humanity and the housing related charities and organizations in York and Adams Counties. Throughout the year, the REALTORS Association of York and Adams Counties (RAYAC) has several charity events that benefit the RAYAC Foundation.

Charity Bowlathon and Charity Golf Outing fundraisers:


The current Foundation Board of Directors has adopted a contribution policy- 50% of everything donated goes to housing related charities of York and Adams Counties, 30% for Habitat for Humanity and 20% for the Robert Murphy Disaster Relief Fund.

The RAYAC Foundation has also sponsored several Habitat for Humanity homes. RAYAC members have helped families realize the dream of homeownership in Spring Grove, Dover, York City and has also had volunteers help with a Habitat homes in Biglerville and Gettysburg.

Habitat for Humanity:


For several years, the Foundation has been donating funds to local housing organization in York and Adams counties. Through our grant application process once a year, we strive to find the greatest needs in housing within our community. To date we have donated to over 15 organizations some of which include the Adams Rescue Mission, American Red Cross, Housing Alliance of York, York Rescue Mission, Crispus Attucks, Hoffman Homes for York, Childrens Home of York, York Area Development Cooperation, and South Central Community Actions Programs. We are so happy to be able to give to these organizations that serve a purpose directly related to housing in our area.

Our current Foundation Board of Directors:

Casey Dougherty- 2014 President, Coldwell Banker Select Professionals

Ken Worley- 2014 Vice President, Howard Hanna Real Estate

Wendy Landis- 2014 Sec/Treasurer, GMH Mortgage

Michelle Jones - Director, Keller Williams Keystone

Kim Zeigler- Director, Benn Law Firm

Patricia Carey, Director, Prudential Bob Yost Homesale

Judy Givens- 2013 President, Howard Hanna Real Estate

Please click here to access the grant application.

For more information on the RAYAC Foundation or information on our grant application process please contact Marissa Bankert at or at 717-843-7891.



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