REFA is committed to giving back to the Greater Boston Community.

REFA Charitable Giving 2023:



REFA gives back in the following ways:

REFA Charitable Golf & Tennis Tournament

The REFA Charitable Golf & Tennis Tournament is an annual fundraiser committed to raising funds on behalf of FamilyAid Boston and Breaktime, two local charities whose missions are aligned with providing, creating offering housing or giving education to those in need. The Annual Tournament is held in July, and over 120 members from the Real Estate finance industry participate. Since its inception, the tournament has donated over $140K to local charities.

Speaker Donation

To thank speakers for participating in REFA events, REFA makes a donation on their behalf to FamilyAid Boston and Breaktime, at the end of each year. 

Emerging Leaders Community Service Activities

The Emerging Leaders Committee participates in multiple community service activities annually. Past charities include:

  • Rebuilding Together Boston
  • Greater Boston Food Bank
  • FamilyAid Boston
  • Rosie's Place
  • Heading Home, Inc.
  • Home For Little Wanderers
  • HomeStart
  • Community Servings 

Annual Holiday Reception Gift Card Drive

Annually, the REFA Holiday Reception hosts a Gift Card Drive to raise donations for our Charitable Partners. 

Upcoming Events

REFA Charitable Golf and Tennis Tournament 2024
Woodland Golf Club
36th Annual REFA Gala
Omni Boston Hotel At The Seaport