The RISE Network

Build your Real Estate Business with Purpose

Marshall Smith, Founder of the RISE Network

About the Network

RISE (REALTORS© for Impact, Sustainability, and Empowerment) is a referral network of top agents from across Canada. This network will help you get leads, grow your business, and build your brand with integrity, all while saving the lives of mothers and babies in Guatemala.

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Five Great Reasons to Join

• Connect with top REALTORS© from across Canada.

• Get exclusive referral rights for your CREA region.

• Get a customized cause marketing campaign.

• Boost your brand without a marketing agency price tag.

• Support a program that saves lives in Guatemala!

This Network is One of a Kind!

“Where else can you grow a thriving real estate business, generate new leads, tap into quality referrals, and build your brand with integrity, all while making a significant difference in the world?

Marshall Smith, Founder of RISE

Watch the virtual tour above to get a taste of the trip

See It For Yourself!

Join us for 5 or 8 days in Guatemala – January or April 2022. 

You’ll discover a beautiful country, tour historic Antigua, and hike up a volcano. Most importantly, you’ll visit the health program and see firsthand the change that you’ll be making.

Additional Information

Click on the tabs below to learn more about the RISE Network!
Our Charitable Partner
Why Did We Choose to Partner with International Needs?

• It’s a charitable organization with more than 45 years of experience in global development. They know what they’re doing.

• They specialize in the development and empowerment of vulnerable children and women.

• The ‘Survive and Thrive’ program is saving the lives of mothers and babies in Guatemala.

• 100% of every donation flows through to Guatemala – they have a generous donor who believes in their work and pays all their overhead!

The RISE Regions

The RISE Network Regions

Hover over the map to view all CREA (Canadian Real Estate Association) regions.

Meet the RISE Team

Meet the Team

Marshall Smith
Exit Realty Metro, Halifax

David Marshall
International Needs Canada

Geoff Weinstein
International Needs Canada
Director of Communications & Marketing

Eve Marie Boudreau
Royal LePage Moncton
Founding Member

Pam Rediker
Royal LePage Moncton
Founding Member

Jim Smardon
Exit Realty Metro Halifax
Green Designated REALTOR©
Lead supporter – DR Congo solar project

The Power of Cause

The Power of Cause Marketing


of people feel their own actions, such as donating, recycling or buying ethically, can make a difference.


of consumers are likely to switch to a brand that supports a good cause, given similar price and quality.


of Millennials and Gen Z want companies to take the lead on the social issues they find important.


of consumers choose, switch, avoid or boycott brands based on where they stand on societal issues. 

Get in Touch

Marshall: 902-401-8340
David: 506-383-0267
Geoff: 905-802-5602