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Feeding Our Neighbors in Need

 

Luther Park Place Motor Cars turned their show floor it into an assembly line kitchen and produced meat and cheese sandwiches for the Dorothy Day Hospitality House - Homeless shelter in Rochester, MN


The 800 sandwiches that were made at Park Place Motors will be preserved in a freezer at Dorothy Day and handed out for the next month to people who are struggling to find housing as they leave the shelter every morning.


 


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Supporting Ethical Leadership in our community.

The Luther Automotive Group is pleased to support Youth Frontiers and their Ethical Leadership Luncheon.

Each year, the organization recognizes a student who demonstrates character and leadership. We are proud to announce that the 2018 Character Award Winner is Marissa Dessellier.

 


 In partnering with the Youth Frontiers, Luther Auto has donated a $5,000 scholarship for Marissa. To watch Marissa's video, click the link


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Partnering with the Golden Valley Police to help needy families at Christmas.

 
The Golden Valley Police work with families in need to purchase Christmas presents, but they do it in a great way.

They go shopping with one of the children in the family, who gets to pick our presents for the rest of their family and the officer secretly picks out one for the child. Then they wrap all of the presents and send them home with the family to have a surprisingly wonderful Christmas.

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Taking Care of kids in Haiti

 
Back in 2012, we visited a school in Haiti and met a lot of children that were being fed and learning to read and write.

Since then, we have 'adopted' one of their children and sent him school supplies, clothing, shoes, soccer balls and toys.

It has been great to see the pictures of him growing up and thriving in Haiti.

We support many different local charities, but we take a moment to support a…
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Using Nutritious Food to Strengthen Community

 
We are pleased to support The Food Group at their annual Hunger Bash.

The Food Group has been feeding our community for over 40 years.

They partner with 170 local food shelves and they provide grocery budget relief through their Fare For All program. Also, they provide produce farming education through their partnership with Big River Farms.

Their staff does a great job of fighting for the hungry everyday.

 


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Westside VW Lights the Night

 
Westside Volkswagen was pleased to partner with the Leukemia Lymphoma Society (LLS) to sponsor their Light The Night fundraiser.

For every vehicle sold in the month of September, Westside donated an additional amount to LLS to further their efforts to find a cure for blood cancers.

This story hit a little close to home this year. A very brave little girl was diagnosed with Leukemia and regularly visited Westside to see her mom.

The long…
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