Subaru Announces Donations to Feeding America

By January 18, 2017Subaru News
Subaru Announces Donations to Feeding America

Subaru Announces Donations to Feeding America. Subaru’s share the love event just wrapped up and Subaru is set to donate more than 600,000 meals to help feed people struggling with hunger. After it’s eight record-breaking sales year in 2016, the automaker is donating one meal for every vehicle sold in 2016– a total of 615,132 meals– to Feeding America with a $55,925 monetary contribution. $1 secures 11 meals to hungry families through Feeding America food banks. 

“One in eight people face hunger in America, including more than 13 million children. We are thankful to Subaru for its ongoing commitment to fighting hunger and supporting children and families in need,” said Nancy Curby, senior vice president of corporate partnerships and operations, Feeding America.

Subaru will donate the monetary equivalent of 615,132 meals to Feeding America member food banks around the country, in communities around the Subaru corporate headquarters (The Food Bank of South Jersey) and also areas where Subaru of America has regional offices, including:

  • Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Columbia, MD
  • Lithia Springs, GA
  • Orlando, FL
  • Itasca, IL
  • Frisco, TX
  • Bloomington, MN
  • Dublin, OH
  • Aurora, CO
  • Portland, OR
  • Pleasanton, CA
  • Costa Mesa, CA

 “As we celebrate another record-breaking year at Subaru, we, alongside our retailers and loyal customers, recognize the vital importance of giving back to our local communities across the country,” said Thomas J. Doll, president and chief operating officer, Subaru of America, Inc. “We are proud to once again work alongside Feeding America to fight hunger and provide meals to those who need them most.”

We chose our local charity as the Food Pantry of Waukesha. Learn more about this important group here. For more dealership specials and deals, follow Wilde Subaru on Twitter or Like us on Facebook.