Affiliations


Associations

Master Builder's Association of King and Snohomish County

Kauri Investments, Ltd has been a member of Master Builders Association (MBA) from the company's inception in 1986. Jim Potter, founder and Chairman of Kauri, served as President of the association in 2006 and is currently in his fourth year as board member.

MBA brings together the multi-variety of companies that contribute to the unified voice of the home building industry.

The organization strengthens and validates the professionalism of the home building industry by providing education and scholarships to its members, honoring quality construction and innovation through award programs, and by working with government to develop legislation that allows for regulation which supports quality construction at reasonable cost while maintaining the beauty and purity of the environment.

The MBA (and Kauri Investments, Ltd.) is dedicated to making homes affordable for the residents of King and Snohomish counties.

Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce

Kauri Investments Ltd. is a continuing member of the Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber sponsors membership breakfasts, an annual trade show and business after-hours events which help members to build and expand their business connections.

In addition the Chamber offers Puget Sound Businesses the opportunity to get involved in public affair activities, to take advantage of marketing resources and to participate in professional development activities. The Chamber, in partnership with its business members, is also able to offer value-added services including a wide variety of discounts.

The Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce advocates the advancement and success of all regional businesses.

Operation Lookout, National Center for Missing Youth

Operation Lookout is a multi-faceted child-search organization that handles national and international cases of child abduction, unexplained disappearances and runaway cases. The main mission of the organization is to "protect the Innocents" and their services are always free-of-charge.

Working closely with law enforcement, volunteers, staff and contributors, the center reports an overall case resolve rate of 82%.

As a contributor, Kauri Investments enthusiastically supports Operation Lookout and its motto, "Every Missing Child Deserves the Chance to be FOUND".

Downtown Seattle Association

Kauri Investments is a current member of the Downtown Seattle Association (DSA), an organization established in 1958 which was founded "to champion a healthy, vibrant urban core”. The association provides access to a multitude of programs, events and information which supports the goal of revitalizing and developing the downtown core.

Charitable Organizations

Boys and Girls Club of American

The mission of the Boys and Girls Club of America is
"To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens".

Kauri Investments is honored to contribute to this organization that aspires to bring hope and opportunity to America's youth.

Habitat for Humanity International

Habitat for Humanity International has built more than 200,000 houses, sheltering more than 1,000,000 people in more than 3,000 communities worldwide.

This non-profit organization is based on the concept of "partnership housing" - a hands-on working partnership between those families in need of adequate shelter and the volunteers who give of their time and expertise to help the families accomplish their dream.

Kent Angier, president and CEO of Kauri Investments, is a strong supporter of Habitat for Humanity donating both time and personal funds to the organization.

Kauri Investments, Ltd endorses the work of Habitat for Humanity through its annual charitable donation.

American Legion Post #234

Kauri Investments donates funds directly to Post #234 of the American Legion organization.

Located in western Washington, Post #234 devotes time and energy to providing technology equipment (mainly computers) to disabled veterans. The post purchases recycled equipment at discounted prices and Legion members deliver the computers directly to each veteran or to VA hospitals in the Puget Sound area. Legion members also help in connecting and setting up each work station.

Northshore YMCA

Kauri Investments is proud to directly contribute to the Northshore YMCA's annual campaigns.

The YMCA is a powerful association of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. They believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. That's why, at the Y, strengthening community is their cause. Ever day, they work side-by-side with their neighbors in over 10,000 communities to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.