It’s that time of year again! Get your soccer gear ready and put on your game face for an amazing season of soccer fun.
Coldwell Banker is excited to join in on the soccer festivities as the official real estate partner for the Sacramento Republic FC 2016 season. We’ll be updating this page all season long with information about Sacramento Republic FC so be sure to check back often.
The Perfect Ending to this Year’s Sacramento Republic FC Partnership
We expected our time with Sacramento Republic FC to end with a bang and it sure did! Thanks to Independent Sales Associate Willie Buchner of the Roseville office and his helpers, our Fan Zone was a mixture of goofiness, information and of course, a whole lot of fun. Kids stepped up and played cornhole, adults chatted about real estate and a number of people entered in the drawing to win a gift card!
Back at the field, Sacramento Republic FC clinched a 1-1 draw with LA Galaxy II resulting in an edge-of-your-seat type of game. Make-A-Wish in Sacramento had a great view of the field and enjoyed every minute of it.
Make-A-Wish is a non-profit organization that grants the wish of children diagnosed with a life-threatening medical conditions throughout the country. We hope that attending September 17th’s Sacramento Republic FC game was a wish come true for the youngsters!
Ending the Season with an Awesome Fan Zone
As we enter the final games of Sacramento Republic FC, we’re sad to know that the local soccer team won’t be on the field much longer but we’re also pumped to end the season with a bang and we’re doing that by hosting our final Fan Zone of the season!
Independent Sales Associate Willie Buchner of the Roseville office will be leading the celebration by manning the Fan Zone. Willie was thrilled of the opportunity to interact with Republic FC fans and enjoy the festive atmosphere that comes with the local team. He is a soccer coach at the Rocklin Recreational League and has a true passion for everything having to do with the popular sport!
Stop by and say hi to Willie as he gives the first 175 people who swing by the Coldwell Banker booth cool paper fan giveaways. There will also be an awesome banner hung up on our tent that has photos of Republic FC players. Feel free to take a selfie next to your favorite player’s photo!
CCHAT Witnesses Sacramento Republic FC’s Unbeaten Streak!
Sacramento Republic FC once again secured their top spot in the USL Western Conference for the eighth time in a row! The local team beat Orange County Blues FC in a 2-1 victory and CCHAT was there for the nail-biting match.
We decided to extend the second invitation to CCHAT because of their exceptional work in helping children who are deaf and hard of hearing. We’re so glad to have such an incredible organization in our community that looks after our youth!
We hope you had a blast with us this season, CCHAT!
Coldwell Banker and Sacramento Republic FC once again held a seat upgrade contest where one lucky winner traded his or her seats for a closer, more desirable experience. Congrats to September 3rd’s champ!
— Republic FC (@SacRepublicFC) September 4, 2016
— Jeff Glasnap (@kngsfn4lfe) September 4, 2016
A Blast for Sacramento High School
Sacramento High School ended their summer break in a big way. On August 20th’s Sacramento Republic FC match, the group got together to cheer on the Indomitable Team, and were very excited for the big win as their team ended the night in a 4-0 victory over the Portland Timbers.
Sacramento High School, or Sac High as they are widely known, is the second oldest high school west of the Mississippi and has opened its doors to students in the Sacramento area since its inception in 1856. This school is all about helping the community, and its motto is “Service for Others.” Coldwell Banker is glad that students from such a great school were able to get together for some game-time fun!
A Night Out for Children’s Miracle Network
What a way to spend a Wednesday night! The members of Children’s Miracle Network were all smiles as they witnessed the match between Sacramento Republic FC and the Real Monarchs SLC. Although Sac Republic FC didn’t take home the win for this game, that didn’t stop the non-profit organization from having a ball as they watched their local soccer team in action.
Children’s Miracle Network UC Davis is dedicated to connecting and inspiring community support for the healthiest future of the children and families of the Sacramento community. Through donated funds, they provide patient care, education, research and community service to make sure that everyone is able to receive quality healthcare.
Coldwell Banker along with Sacramento Republic FC also hosted a seat upgrade competition on Twitter where fans could enter simply by responding to the tweet. Paul Reynoso was chosen as the lucky winner and we’re super glad he was able to enjoy the game with his family!
— Paul Reynoso (@PaulyRey) July 6, 2016
— Paul Reynoso (@PaulyRey) July 7, 2016
A Whole Lot of Game Fun!
Following the game spirit of Sacramento Republic FC, Coldwell Banker decided to host a Fan Zone on July 2 that was all about celebrating game time fun. In addition to receiving cool paper fan giveaways, fans were also encouraged to play a game of cornhole to win drawstring backpacks.
Jessica Hays led the booth and was busy handing out giveaways, talking to attendees and even providing some helpful real estate advice to home buyers and sellers.
At the actual game, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation was able to cheer on the Sacramento team as they extended their unbeaten streak with a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders FC.
Specializing in curing a disease that is unknown to many, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the world’s leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis, an inherited disease that clogs the lungs and the digestive system, making it hard to breathe and digest food.
The organization has chapters across the country, and the local Sacramento chapter is definitely one that takes the battle seriously. They host a number of fundraising events in the community and participate in clinical trials and help groups.
Thanks for everything that you, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation!
Stop by our Fan Zone Tomorrow for Some Cool Takeaways!
Coldwell Banker will once again be holding an ultra-cool fan zone at this Saturday, July 9th’s Sacramento Republic FC match where the super star team will be facing off against the Seattle Founders FC 2 for a match that cannot be missed.
Jessica Hays, an Independent Sales Associate from the Elk Grove office, will be manning the booth alongside Jeff Anderson and Geoff Goolsby. The team will be providing a basic seller script for those who are interested in the world of real estate, and CMAs, or Comparative Market Analysis, where sellers (or those who are just curious), can learn their home’s current value in the market.
But no worries – this booth isn’t all about business. A “Selfie Station” will be set up where fans can pose in front of our Sacramento Republic FC banner and have a little fun with some kooky props.
The first 300 fans who swing by will receive a much-needed hand fan that helps keep cool during the warm summer days.
Fans can also feed their competitive game spirit by playing a game of cornhole for their chance to win a drawstring backpack!
So make sure to show us your love at the Coldwell Banker Fan Zone tomorrow!
A Great Time for Let’s Get Moovin’
The members of Let’s Get Moovin’ along with their parents and coach Ed, witnessed the epic game between Sacramento Republic FC and Rio Grande Valley FC Toros on June 18. This was an especially important game because it marked the Republic FC’s place in the USL Western Conference. Since the team was able to beat out the Rio Grande Valley FC Toros, it placed second in the conference and Let’s Get Moovin’ was able to experience this epic moment in Republic FC history!
One of Sacramento’s most talked about non-profit organizations for kids, Let’s Get Moovin’ provides physical education and sports programs to kindergarten through 5th graders in a fun and healthy environment. Kids can choose from a variety of sports including soccer, basketball, baseball, softball, flag football and kickball. What a fun way to get the body moovin’!
Family Night for CCHAT
CCHAT was pumped to experience Sacramento Republic FC’s win against the Real Monarch’s at June 8th’s game. The team took a strong lead throughout the game, and secured their winning goal in the 47th minute. The members of CCHAT and their families cheered on the winning team’s victory.
CCHAT center in Sacramento is a school that teaches deaf and hard of hearing children to listen and develop spoken language. Over 60 Northern California children benefit from CCHAT’s program. Children attending the program utilize a variety of amplification systems including hearing aids, cochlear implants and personal FM systems. Through a program of individualized language therapy and a creative and imaginative curriculum, children develop competency in communication, social, and academic skills.
A truly great organization to support. Thank you for coming out CCHAT!
We’re pumped for Coldwell Banker Night at Sacramento Republic FC!
Tomorrow is finally the day! Coldwell Banker Night at Sacramento Republic FC taking place on June 4 is almost here and we can’t wait!
The special night starts off with the pre-game reception where our Coldwell Banker folks will enjoy a delicious BBQ while enjoying each other’s company in an exclusive venue.
Then, the game begins! Sacramento Republic FC will be battling it out again LA Galaxy II and our Coldwell Banker peeps will be hanging out in the stands cheering on the local Sacramento Team.
Way a fun way to spend a Saturday Night!
Junior League of Sacramento Comes Together for a Night of Fun!
One of the most exciting games of the season took place on May 28 where Sacramento Republic FC scored a late-match goal against Swope Park Rangers in a 1-1 tie. The members of Junior League of Sacramento were sitting on the edge of their seats as Sacramento Republic FC secured their undefeated status for the month of May.
A big part of the Sacramento community, The Junior League of Sacramento prides itself in promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.
Way to go, Junior League of Sacramento!
WEAVE Experiences the Epic Win!
A big win for Sacramento Republic FC on May 28 when the team beat CD Aguiluchos USA in a 4-0 victory! Loyal fans cheered on the team’s successful effort and the ladies of WEAVE were in the center of it all.
WEAVE is a non-profit organization that provides programs to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in Sacramento County. Their mission is to educate people on these issues that are so prevalent in the community, and to provide support to survivors so that they can feel safe and are able to overcome their experiences.
Thanks WEAVE for all that you do!
La Familia Counseling Center Celebrates the Win!
Sacramento Republic FC scores! That was the tone of May 14th’s Sacramento Republic FC game where the local team beat the Seattle Sounders FC 2 in a 2-0 victory. La Familia Counseling Center was able to join in on the cheering and celebration as they watched the exhilarating game from start to finish.
La Familia Counseling Center is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the quality of life for at-risk youth and families of diverse backgrounds. They offer multicultural counseling, support and outreach services and programs to help families to overcome adversity, to become empowered, and to succeed in their lives.
So glad you were on the winning side, La Familia Counseling Center!
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento joins in on the giving spirit!
Habitat for Humanity’s field view
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento had a phenomenal time at April 30th’s game! Inspired by the “Give Where You Live” message, the nonprofit housing organization gave away their 10 tickets to volunteers who helped out at a recent event they hosted. The group had such a great time, that one of the volunteers was able to wave the Sacramento Republic FC flag near the field!
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento builds and preserves homes in their quest for eliminating substandard housing. They also advocate for fair and just housing policies all while providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.
Coldwell Banker is proud to work with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento in giving where they live!
Gearing Up for June 4!
The planning has commenced for the highly anticipated events taking place on June 4 at Bonney Field, the home of Sacramento Republic FC. Coldwell Banker will be there for Coldwell Banker Night at Sacramento Republic FC where we will be enjoying some delicious barbecue and pre-game fun. During the epic game where Sacramento Republic FC will face off against LA Galaxy II, Coldwell Banker will be hosting a “Love Where You Live” fan zone and showcasing why Sacramento Republic FC players love living in the Sacramento area! Stay tuned for more details. We hope to see you there!
Street Soccer Lady Salamanders Had a Blast at the Game!
The ladies of Street Soccer Lady Salamanders were all smiles at April 23rd’s Sacramento Republic FC game where the local team faced off against Saint Louis FC. This experience was a first for a few of the women, who were extremely excited to see their favorite sport in action.
Street Soccer Lady Salamanders is one of the local organizations that received tickets to a Sacramento Republic FC match. The organization offers women who are battling homelessness, addiction and domestic violence, a fun and safe place to build relationships with one another and to push for healthier lifestyles all while playing a sport they love.
Thanks for coming out, Street Soccer Lady Salamanders!
CB’s “Give Where You Live” Fan Zone = Success!
Jeff Anderson and Hillary Macias
Sacramento Republic FC kicked off the home season on April 2 in true champion fashion – by defeating Arizona United SC by 1-0.
As the official real estate sponsor of Sacramento Republic FC, Coldwell Banker was on hand for the festivities and had the pleasure of interacting with fellow fans via the Coldwell Banker “Give Where You Live” booth.
Jeff Anderson, Diandra Shireman, Kerry Anderson, Griffin Gallegos, Leonel Macias, and Hillary Macias proudly represented the brand while promoting the message of giving back to the local community.
For 100 lucky fans, Coldwell Banker gave away custom Sacramento Republic FC and Coldwell Banker cooler bags that were gone in the first 30 minutes after they were put out!
Other highlights of the Coldwell Banker Fan Zone included: demonstrations on getting a home evaluation online, information on how Coldwell Banker markets Sacramento homes and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s “Team For Tomorrow” campaign.
Attendees collecting information on the “Team for Tomorrow” campaign
Coldwell Banker had a blast sharing the opening game experience with all the attendees who paid a visit to the Coldwell Banker Fan Zone!
Did you miss out on our Fan Zone and giveaway? Make sure to visit us on June 4. We’ll be releasing information about our next giveaway item here on the blog so be sure to check back often.
And congrats to Sacramento Republic FC for winning their home opener!
Opening Night at Bonney Field | Score a Free Custom Cooler
Coldwell Banker can’t wait to showcase their “Give Where You Live” fan zone at April 23rd’s Sacramento Republic FC game. The USL soccer team will face off against Arizona United SC, a worthy opponent for battle in Sacramento Republic FC’s first home game.
In addition to cheering on the Indomitable team, Coldwell Banker will also enjoy the night by interacting with attendees and giving them a taste of what “Give Where You Live” means to those at Coldwell Banker.
The purpose of the “Give Where You Live” campaign is to give back to the local communities that provide positivity and a healthy atmosphere to all its residents.
Coldwell Banker affiliated sales associates, managers and staff often choose to give where they live by helping out at local Sacramento organizations, volunteering time, talents and resources. In doing so, they strengthen and reinforce Coldwell Banker Sacramento’s commitment to its communities.
Jeff Anderson from the Jeff and Geoff Team of Coldwell Banker Roseville will be manning the booth on April 2. And Coldwell Banker couldn’t think of anyone better to do the job than Jeff because of all the great work he has done for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. He is currently participating in the organization’s “Man of the Year” campaign, a fundraising competition in which participants raise funds during a ten-week period. The funds raised are used for LLS blood cancer research in honor of local children who are blood cancer survivors. You can read about Jeff’s personal experience with lymphoma here.
In addition to showcasing the great work being done in the Sacramento community, Coldwell Banker’s fan zone will also touch on how Coldwell Banker markets Sacramento homes and will demonstrate how to get a home evaluation online. There will be several iPads and Microsoft Surfaces set up for this demonstration.
Don’t forget to come to the Coldwell Banker fan zone early – the first 100 people to show up will receive a custom cooler bag – perfect for keeping goodies cool.
We hope to see you there!
Surprise Visit from Thomas Stewart
Sacramento Republic FC forward Thomas (Thommy) Stewart gave several Coldwell Banker fans a rush when he showed up for a surprise visit at the company’s spring Kick Off event on March 29. Thommy posed for photos and signed autographs. He even had some fun at the social kiosk! Check out some of the fun photos below.
“Give Where You Live” with Sacramento Republic FC
The start of spring, warmer weather and soccer season is the perfect time for Coldwell Banker, in partnership with Sacramento Republic FC, to give where they live. And what better way to do that than to give out tickets to Sacramento Republic FC’s 2016 matches?
Giving out tickets to Sacramento Republic FC games is the perfect match for our “Give Where We Live” campaign, because this soccer team is not only “Built for Sacramento,” but they also make sure to give back to their local community.
Sacramento Republic FC partners with a variety of local organizations including youth soccer clubs to host soccer clinics for Sacramento kids. They also provide training to regional coaches on match preparation techniques. Most recently, Sacramento Republic FC held the “St.Baldrick’s Day” event where players, fans and staff shaved their heads, and in doing so, they raised money for a local non-profit which supports children with cancer.
Every year, Coldwell Banker donates tickets to local organizations for Sacramento Republic FC’s fun-filled matches. And this year is no different. Coldwell Banker will give out tickets to 14 Sacramento organizations that have really made a difference in their local community.
Sacramento Children’s Home, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento, Junior League of Sacramento and Cristo Rey High School are a few of the organizations that will be joining us for the festivities and cheering on Sacramento Republic FC this season. Organizations will be able to bring in ten of their own and are invited to enjoy the prematch activities, which include live music, food trucks, games for all ages and local craft brew.
We are happy to celebrate these special moments with Sacramento Republic FC and community organizations that do so much in the Sacramento area!
Coldwell Banker is honored to support the following organizations:
Sacramento Children’s Home
Street Soccer Lady Salamanders
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento
La Familia Counseling Center
Junior League of Sacramento
Children’s Receiving Home of Sacramento
Let’s Get Moovin’
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – Sacramento Chapter
Children’s Miracle Network-UCD
Cristo Rey High School
Make A Wish
Coldwell Banker Announces 2016 Partnership with Sacramento Republic FC
Coldwell Banker is thrilled to be partnering with Sacramento Republic FC once again. The 2016 season will feature six months of action-packed competition with teams from all over the country fighting for the ultimate prize.
Sacramento Republic FC, a professional soccer team based out of the state’s capital, is part of the United Soccer League and draws fans from all over Northern California, including the San Francisco Bay Area, up north in Redding and of course, from the greater Sacramento area.
Coldwell Banker looks forward to partnering up with Sacramento Republic every year in part because of the ticket donations that are given out to local Sacramento community organizations that assist at-risk youth, low-income families, victims of domestic violence, military families and many others.
Coldwell Banker is happy to be able to “Give Where You Live” in partnership with Sacramento Republic FC.
Coldwell Banker will be cheering on the team at various games and will also be hosting fan zones where attendees can learn a little bit more about Coldwell Banker, play some games and even get a chance to take home some pretty cool giveaways!
This year, Coldwell Banker will host fan zones at four games, and each of those fan zones will showcase a unique side of Coldwell Banker.
The home opener will be on April 2 where Sacramento Republic FC will take on the Arizona United SC in a night filled with fun and excitement.
Please join us in cheering on Sacramento Republic FC for their upcoming season!