The Original 1-800-Charity Cars in the News

A small sampling of news stories about our charity. We will be updating this page regularly.

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Oct 31, 2010
PENSCOLA, FL — ABC’s award winning television show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition transforms the lives of struggling families with the gift of a beautiful new home. America’s award winning charity The Original 1-800-Charity Cars...
Jan 01, 2009
We at Morton’s Auto and Truck Repair strongly believe in giving back to our community.  We do this through participation in great existing community service programs such as Charity Cars.  Morton’s Auto and Truck Repair is a...
Aug 15, 2008
Holland, MI — Even before she separated from her husband four months ago, Ofelia Lacaro did not have her own car. The 29-year-old mother struggled to take her two children to school and soccer practice. Now in the process of a divorce, it continues...
Apr 18, 2008
Remy International has joined the Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper (AAPA) group as a participating vendor in the Charity Cars program. This program benefits victims of domestic violence and abuse by enabling them to obtain refurbished cars....
Mar 28, 2008
  Remy International has joined with shareholders of Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper (AAPA) as a participating vendor in the Charity Cars program. This program benefits victims of domestic violence and abuse by enabling them to gain their freedom...
Mar 27, 2008
Grand Rapids, MI– Victims of Domestic Violence all across the state of Michigan will be receiving a set of keys to cars to help them get a fresh start…An escape from the violence! Local Auto Value and Bumper To Bumper Certified Automotive Service...
Nov 30, 2007
In southern California, an automobile is a necessity as much as food and shelter. Now 20 southern California Auto Value Certified Service Centers, 1-800-Charity Cars and Metro Automotive Warehouse in San Bernardino have partnered to refurbish...
Nov 18, 2007
When he was drunk, he hit her. When he didn’t get his way, he hit her. And then he’d apologize and threaten that she’d better not call the police. For years, Trina Pearson survived an abusive relationship, until finally, she...
Oct 07, 2007
Hahn Automotive is proud to have participated with Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper in the nationwide program that helped victims of domestic violence gain their freedom through the donation of refurbished cars. This unprecedented vehicle gift program...
Apr 11, 2007
SAN ANTONIO (April 11, 2007) –The Kasey Kahne Foundation has created an exciting new fundraising event to benefit the 2007 Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper Charity Cars Campaign. The entire group of Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper shareholders, along...