HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Subaru Hawaii today announced the return of its "Share the Love" sales event where it will donate $250 for every new Subaru vehicle sold from November 1 to December 31, 2012 to a group of local non-profits: Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii,Hawaii Wildlife Fund, Oahu SPCA, SPCA Maui andHawaii Island Humane Society.
In addition to buying a Subaru during the promotional period, the public is encouraged to vote for their favorite participating non-profit organization through Subaru Hawaii's Facebook page HERE. At the end of the sales event period, Subaru Hawaii will award the organization with the most "likes" an additional $5,000.
"We are delighted to partner with both our new and returning non-profits for this year's Share the Love sales event," said Glenn Inouye, Senior Vice President, Servco representing the Subaru Hawaii Dealers. "This promotionis a win-win for our Subaru owners, customers and our local communities."
In addition to its monetary donation, the Subaru Dealers of Hawaii invite the public across three islands to attend "Share the Love" day on December 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dealerships statewide will be hosting engaging events open to the public on behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii, Hawaii Wildlife Fund, Oahu SPCA, SPCA Maui and Hawaii Island Humane Society.
Adopt A Pet, Pet Food and Pet Care Supplies Drive:
The Oahu SCPA, SPCA Maui and Hawaii Island Humane Society will have dogs and kittens looking for loving homes. A $25 Petco gift card is included with every adoption and adoption fees are free for current Subaru owners or for those that purchase a vehicle during the event. The public is encouraged "Share the Love" and stop and by to donate pet care supplies such as bleach, cat litter, dish soap, paper towels, trash bags, old linens (towels, blankets and sheets), pet food and/or treats.
Hawaii Wildlife Fund will have information about their wildlife adoptions program. The public is invited to "Share the Love" and contribute to the recovery of native marine life. A 8.5 x 11 frameable certificate and turtle friendly reusable bag is included with the adoption of a sea turtle, monk seal, whale or dolphin.
Volunteer as a Mentor:
Big Brothers Big Sisters will have information about how to become a trained volunteer ("Big") to provide one-on-one mentoring that is professionally supported by a case manager. The public is invited to "Share the Love" and positively change the life of keiki with the invaluable gift of friendship that has positive impact for youth in areas of academics, socio-emotional and behavioral outcomes, high school graduation rates, avoidance of juvenile delinquency and college or career readiness.
The events are open to the public and will take place at:
• Servco Subaru Waialae in Kaimuki on Oahu
• Island Subaru in Kahului on Maui
• Kona Subaru in Kailua-Kona
• Hilo Subaru in Hilo on the Big Island