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What is the Subaru Love Promise?

The Subaru Love Promise is just that. A promise. It is a promise to do right by our community by partnering with nonprofit education, health, community, environment, and animal organizations - to set Subaru apart through our deeds and the deeds of our partners. To be unlike any other car company by doing what is right and good, just for the sake of doing it.

The Love Promise starts with Subaru of America

We at Subaru of America stay true to the Love Promise by partnering with a wide variety of nonprofits and charities. In addition to these partnerships, every year Subaru, our owners, and our retailers join hands in the "Share the Love" event, giving back to charities across the country. Over the past 20 years, Subaru of America has donated over 50 million dollars to causes we care about, and logged over 28,000 volunteer hours.

All of the organizations we support have one thing in common: the unwavering dedication to improve the world and the lives of its people.

The charities' varying focuses and passions include:

Subaru Loves Pets

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Subaru Loves the Earth

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Subaru Loves Learning

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Subaru Loves to Help

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Subaru Loves to Care

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Pets

Whether they live in our homes or in the wild, Subaru is committed to keeping all animals safe and healthy.

A partner since 2008, Subaru has donated close to $14 million to the ASPCA and helped support nearly 1,000 pet adoption events, resulting in more than 11,500 adoptions to date.

Environment

Loving the environment means more than loving the great outdoors. It means working to preserve it.

Over a decade ago, Subaru became the first U.S. auto manufacturer to become zero-landfill, and now, in collaboration with the National Park Service and the National Parks Conservation Association, Subaru is leveraging that same environmental expertise to help the National Parks reach zero-landfill too.

Education

It’s our goal to make the pursuit of knowledge available to as many minds as possible.

Total donations to teachers: $92,233
Over 200 teachers adopted
More than 15,000 students impacts

Community

In a perfect world, hunger would be history and hope would be commonplace. We believe a perfect world is possible.

Subaru and Meals on Wheels America worked together to make volunteering easier, by launching a tool called the Meals on Wheels Online Volunteer Drive.

Health

We should all have a chance to lead a healthy life. We’re aiming to give as many people that chance as we can.

Subaru has donated more than $4.5 million dollars to
Make A Wish, helping to grant 610 wishes in the U.S.

How is Wentworth Subaru dedicated locally to the Love Promise?

Our Love Promise can be seen in various partnerships with local charities and non-profits. We're grateful for the opportunity, not only to be a part of our community, but to serve it as well.

Oregon Humane Society, Pet Aid
Smart Program, Minds Matter, Oregon State Scholarship, U of O Scholarship, PCC Foundation
Boys & Girls Club of Portland, Blanchet House, Meals on Wheels, Store to Door, De La Salle High School
Doernbecher Children's Hosp.

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Love Promise Stories from Wentworth Subaru

2017 Diamond Collar Heros Honored  –  Doug W

2017 Diamond Collar Heros Honored

Wentworth Subaru was proud to be the Presenting Sponsor for the Oregon Humane Society Diamond Collar Awards Luncheon and Fundraiser. Bob Wentworth spoke at the event and our group from Wentworth was there to cheer on the award winners and help raise funds so the Oregon Humane Society can continue their life changing work. From a Labrador retriever who brightens the lives of children in need to a young man who raises funds and delivers toys for shelter pets, OHS honors pets and people for heroic acts. The 2017 Diamond Collar Awards honored people and pets who have demonstrated courage and compassion for animals. A special lifetime achievement award was also presented to long-time animal supporter Barbara Coit Yeager. Compassion, Courage and a Desire to Help the Community “The OHS Diamond Collar Awards are a chance to celebrate the heroic stories that exemplify how important pets are in our lives,” said Sharon Harmon, OHS Executive Director, who hosted the awards with KGW chief meteorologist Matt Zaffino. “These winners showed compassion, courage and a desire to help their community.” Generous support from presenting sponsor Wentworth Subaru helped make the awards possible. The event took place this month and was attended by more than 250 people at the Multnomah Athletic Club.


Wentworth Subaru opens Santa's Workshop  –  Ann W

Wentworth Subaru opens Santa's Workshop

SANTA’S WORKSHOP WENTWORTH DIVISION was open for business. Wentworth Subaru opens Santa’s Workshop every Holiday season. The holidays can get overwhelming and Santa might need some extra help. Our technicians (elves) put toys together at no charge. This is a special service we offer to our customers and our community. The technicians at Wentworth enjoy helping families with their toy assembly. The holidays can be a struggle to get everything done and we like lending a helping hand, expertise and the tools to get the job done.


Portland Police Sunshine Division Food Drive  –  Jeff S

Portland Police Sunshine Division Food Drive

It's a yearly tradition at Wentworth Subaru to have a food drive for the Portland Police Bureau Sunshine Division during the holidays. The Portland Sunshine Division has been providing food and clothing relief to Portland Families and individuals in need since 1923. During the month of December our customers bring in a cans of food and we give them a discount off a Lube and Oil. Our customers and our employees participate in the can food drive. Our goal is to fill as many large bins as we can. 2016 is proving to be another successful Food Drive. Wentworth Subaru is honored to work with the Portland Police Bureau Sunshine Division to feed a lot of families struggling at this time.


$1.2 million for Doernbecher Children's Hospital  –  Jon G

"Thanks to many supporters, including Platinum Sponsor, Wentworth Subaru, Doernbecher Freestyle XIII was a record-breaking success raising over $1.2 million dollars for Doernbecher Children's Hospital! We had record-breaking attendance with over 650 people in the room and at one point, Doernbecher Freestyle was trending #1 on Twitter - ahead of the World Series!" - Sarah Lawson, Assistant Director of Annual Programs for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital. Wentworth Subaru was proud to be a part of the Doernbecher Freestyle XIII Fundraiser. Six young Doernbecher patients have all refused to let serious illness or trauma stop them from laughing, learning and dreaming big. They each got to work with Nike Designers to design a shoe. The unveiling of their designs and their stories were presented at the Doernbecher Freestyle "Unstoppable" Fundraiser. Wentworth Subaru was in attendance and were moved by these brave kids stories and elated with the success of the evening. $1.2 million dollars was raised for OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital that evening.


A Pallet of Dog Food for the Pongo Fund  –  Jon G

A Pallet of Dog Food for the Pongo Fund

Wentworth Subaru and Subaru Love Pets. We are both committed to animal welfare and we partner with organizations that are too. Wentworth Subaru was honored to provide a pallet of good quality dog food to our local "Pongo Fund." The Pongo Fund -The Pet Food Bank provides quality food and vital veterinary care for the family pet of anyone in honest need, keeping them safe, healthy and out of shelters. The Pongo fund has provided 9,000,000 healthy meals to the animals. It was great to meet with Larry Chusid, Pongo Fund creator, and see first-hand the incredible work they are doing for the family pet and struggling families in our community. Larry shared a heartwarming story about a struggling family that had to give up their dog because they didn’t have the money to feed both the dog and their family. A year later their kids were lashing out and they had a social worker ask the kids what was causing these outbursts. They discovered losing the dog made them feel that they might be next because their parents were again having difficulty making ends meet. The goal of the Pongo Fund is to help family keep their family pets.


Science Books for Creative Science School  –  Lou H

 Science Books for Creative Science School

Brandon Wentworth and Grant Wentworth delivered boxes of books to the "Creative Science" School Library in Portland, Oregon. Each book had a special message from our Subaru customers. Creative Science School students are encouraged to be independent thinkers, learners, and problem solvers. Wentworth Subaru was honored to deliver boxes of books for their library. The book donation was part of the Subaru Loves Learning program. The boxes were filled with Science books for all different ages.


Change of Seasons Food Drive for Oregon Food Bank  –  Chris B

Change of Seasons Food Drive for Oregon Food Bank

Wentworth Subaru employees loaded two Subarus with donated food for the Oregon Food Bank. We appreciate all the work that the Oregon Food Bank does for families in our community. The Oregon Food bank is a local charity that feeds children, families, seniors, veterans and the disabled. Their mission is "to eliminate hunger and its root causes…because no one should be hungry". Wentworth Subaru couldn’t agree more. A large number of Wentworth Subaru employees went home to check their cupboards to see what they could give. Others made a special trip to the store to help this worthy cause. One of our departments went around to their employees with a hat and gathered donations to make a trip to Costco to pick up high demand items the Oregon Food Bank had identified. Employees came with sacks filled with great items like tuna, chili, soup, peanut butter, etc. We gathered enough food to fill up two Subarus, almost 400 lbs. of food in total. All departments came together to make this a very successful event. Grant and Brandon Wentworth drove the two Subarus to the Oregon Food Bank to make our delivery. The Wentworth Family has been in business in Portland since 1903 and we believe in supporting our community and helping to feed the human spirit.


Subaru Loves Learning Book Donation Event  –  Doug W

Subaru Loves Learning Book Donation Event

"Subaru Loves Learning" Book Donation Event was held at Wentworth Subaru. Our goal was to put focus on education and to support the schools in our district. Subaru partnered with AAAS, a non profit organization that helps give children greater access to science books. Wentworth Subaru wants to help teachers by providing the teachers and students with award winning science books for their school. Wentworth Subaru is proud to be able to donate 125 science books to the Creative Science School in Portland, Oregon. Supporting education in our community has always been important to the Wentworth Family.


Oregon Humane Soc. "Tail Wag" Event a Huge Success  –  Ann W

Oregon Humane Soc.

The Wentworth Family was out in force to sponsor and support the Oregon Humane Society "Tail Wag" Fundraising Event. We were joined by Subaru District Parts and Service Manager Peter Holt and his wife Kathy. Wentworth Subaru has had a long standing relationship with the Oregon Humane Society and support the great work they do to protect, rescue, rehabilitate and find a forever home for animals that need a second chance. Their motto is: "End Petlessness...there's a furry soulmate for everyone". Bob Wentworth addressed the crowd and told his story about his OHS rescue Dog, Newman. Not only did OHS rescue Newman from a kill shelter in California they helped diagnose and treat a medical condition after his adoption. OHS went above and beyond and now Newman is living a healthy and happy life. Over $300,000 was raised Saturday night. It was a night of fundraising and wonderful success stories that show all the lifesaving work being done at OHS. "Subaru loves pets" and so does the team at Wentworth Subaru. We were honored to be a part of such a successful evening. Subaru and Wentworth Subaru are committed to keeping all animals safe and healthy. This is why we have believed in and supported the work being done by the Oregon Humane Society.


18th Annual Heart of Doernbecher Fundraiser  –  Carolanne W

18th Annual Heart of Doernbecher Fundraiser

18th Annual Heart of Doernbecher Presented by Wentworth Subaru. On Thursday, April 28, 2016 the OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation welcomed 500 guests to the Portland Art Museum for the 18th Annual Heart of Doernbecher Dinner and Auction presented by Wentworth Subaru. It was a record-breaking evening raising $3.1 million for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital and the construction of a new guest house for Doernbecher patients and their families.


Doggie Dash brings in $613,636 for the Animals  –  Jane M

Doggie Dash brings in $613,636 for the Animals

We are thrilled to announce that the 29th Annual Doggie Dash has exceeded its goal! After tabulating gifts received over the weekend, the Doggie Dash fundraising total now stands at a record $613,636 – well above the goal of $600,000. Please accept our thanks for your part in making this the best Doggie Dash ever. Are you wondering how far $616,636 will go to help shelter pets? It’s enough to do ALL of the following: spay/neuter 6,000 pets, vaccinate 3,000 pets, give a second chance to 3,250 pets who have run out of time at other shelters, and fund the OHS animal cruelty investigations department for the next six months. That’s something to bark about -- all thanks to all the Dashers, Wentworth Subaru and Subaru of America!


A Big Check for Doernbecher Children's Hospital  –  Carolanne W

A Big Check for Doernbecher Children's Hospital

Thank you to our Subaru Customer's for making "Subaru Share the Love" another successful event. Subaru of America and Wentworth Subaru were honored to present Doernbecher Children's Hospital with a check for $57,218. Doernbecher Children's Hospital is the local charity that we chose to receive a donation from Subaru when a Subaru was purchased during the month of December. Wentworth Subaru chose Doernbecher because of all the great work they have done for the community, Wentworth Employees and their families. President Bob Wentworth and General Manager Lou Harrison from Wentworth Subaru along with Jason Hirata, DSM from Subaru presented Doernbecher Children’s Hospital a check for $57,218. Portlander's love Subarus and they have proven it again with a successful Subaru Share the Love Event during the holiday season.


Planter donated to Sunnyside Environmental School  –  Ann W

Planter donated to Sunnyside Environmental School

Wentworth Subaru donated their National Wildlife Monarch Butterfly planter to “Sunnyside Environmental School”. The mission of the school is to foster responsibility, excitement for learning and respect for all living things. School gardens teach horticulture and sustainability. The gardens serve as outdoor learning environment throughout the year, integrating a variety of academic subjects including art, math, history, social sciences and natural sciences. In April Wentworth Subaru hosted the National Wildlife Monarch Butterfly Hero planter to bring awareness to the plight of the Monarch Butterfly and the importance of the Monarch Butterfly to our food supply. Wentworth Subaru partnered with the National Wildlife Foundation for the Butterfly Heroes Program. Butterfly Heroes seeks to bring awareness to the declining population and connect our community of gardeners and kids, families, and schools alike to help the monarchs and other pollinators. Creating monarch and pollinator habitat is a wonderful opportunity for observing one of nature’s most miraculous occurrences. Sunnyside Environmental School will teach the kids the importance of creating these wildlife sanctuaries to help the Monarch Butterfly flourish.


Wentworth Subaru Pledges to be a Butterfly Hero  –  Lou H

Wentworth Subaru Pledges to be a Butterfly Hero

April is Subaru's Love the Earth month. Wentworth Subaru is proud to bring awareness to the National Wildlife Federation's Butterfly Hero program. Our goal is to help educate our employees and customers on the importance of increasing our Monarch Butterfly populations through the planting and building of habitats butterflies need to survive, while raising awareness that without these pollinators US crops and subsequently our own food supplies, will suffer. In the month of April Wentworth Subaru is hosting a Certified Wildlife habitat planter and are passing out seed packets and information kits to our customers. We hope this will inspire our customers to take action in their own backyards and create a habitat that will help the Monarch Butterflies flourish.


OHS Diamond Collar Awards -Heroic Pets and People  –  Jane M

OHS Diamond Collar Awards -Heroic Pets and People

The Oregon Humane Society appreciates the generous support from presenting sponsors Wentworth Subaru and Subaru of America that helped make the OHS Diamond Collar awards luncheon possible. The Oregon Humane Society honored four heroes on February 24 for acts of compassion and selflessness that have made our community a better place for pets and people. The event was attended by more than 250 people at the Multnomah Athletic Club and raised approximately $140,000 for pets in need. The 2016 Diamond Collar Awards honored a dog who comforts disaster victims, a cat who helps people by signaling the onset of diabetic attacks, the leader of a groundbreaking organization that aids dogs, and Portland philanthropist Howard Hedinger, whose gifts and guidance have helped countless organizations. "The OHS Diamond Collar Awards are a chance to celebrate the heroic stories that exemplify how important pets are in our lives," said Sharon Harmon, OHS Executive Director. "These winners showed compassion, courage and a desire to help their community. We appreciate the long standing partnership we have with Wentworth Subaru. Their support has helped give animals a second chance at a great life. The Oregon Humane Society is the Northwest's oldest and largest humane society. OHS relies entirely on private donations to support its adoption, education, and animal cruelty investigation programs.


Santa's Workshop - Wentworth Subaru Toy Division  –  Ann W

Santa's Workshop - Wentworth Subaru Toy Division

During the month of December the Santa's Workshop - WENTWORTH DIVISION was open for business. Our technicians put toys together at no charge. A special service to our customers and our community. The technicians at Wentworth enjoy helping families with their toy assembly. The holidays can be a struggle to get everything done and we like lending a helping hand.


Wentworth Subaru Food Drive  –  Lou H

Wentworth Subaru Food Drive

Thanks to our wonderful customers for a very successful food drive for the Portland Sunshine Division. Through the month of December we had a food drive in Subaru Service. If our customers brought in a can of food they got a coupon for a reduced lube and oil. It was a great success and we had a barrel full of food for the Portland Sunshine Division.


Wentworth Subaru Supports Multnomah Animal Serv.  –  Lou H

Wentworth Subaru Supports Multnomah Animal Serv.

Wentworth Subaru is a big supporter of companies that do great work for the animals. We are supporting Multnomah County Animal Services "Dolly Fund". The Dolly fund provides medical care for abandoned animals. Donations made to this fund help provide medical care to animals in need of emergency surgeries and vet care before they are placed in loving homes. Wentworth Subaru believes in the work of the Multnomah County Animal Service and is proud to help fund the Dolly Fund.


Wentworth Subaru Adopt a Classroom Event  –  Ann W

Wentworth Subaru Adopt a Classroom Event

As the new school year was approaching many teachers work hard to make sure their students have the school supplies they need to have a successful year in school. It can be a struggle coming up with the funds. Wentworth Subaru was honored to help purchase supplies for Kyle Ritter's class at De La Salle North Catholic High School as part of the "Adopt a Classroom" program. A good education is important to Wentworth Subaru and our Community and we are proud to be involved in such a great program.


Subaru Loves to Help Meals on Wheels Food Drive  –  Ann W

Subaru Loves to Help Meals on Wheels Food Drive

June was "Subaru Loves to Help Meals on Wheels Food Drive" at Wentworth Subaru. For the month of June we collected food for Meals on Wheels from our employees and customers. Meals on Wheels is a wonderful organization that delivers food to seniors within in our community. Wentworth Subaru was proud to be a part of this drive.


April Subaru Loves the Earth E-waste Event  –  Ann W

April Subaru Loves the Earth E-waste Event

The April Subaru Loves the Earth E-waste Recycling Event was a huge success at Wentworth Subaru. Our customers were happy to have a place to bring their E-waste to be recycled. We keep old printers, computers, etc... in our garages because we don't want to toss them in the garbage and add to the landfill. This was well received by our customers knowing that their old items would be recycled and put to a good use.


Santa's Workshop - Wentworth Division  –  Ann W

Santa's Workshop - Wentworth Division

Every December our Santa's workshop is open for business. Wentworth Subaru technicians will put toys together for free for families in need of help during the busy holiday season.


Subaru Loves the Earth E-waste Recycling  –  Lou H

Subaru Loves the Earth E-waste Recycling

We are holding the Subaru Loves the Earth E-waste Recycling event at Wentworth Subaru throughout April. We did a flyer for our employees and their families to bring in their E-waste for the event.


Share the Love Event for Doernbecher  –  Carolanne W

Share the Love Event for Doernbecher

Thank you to our Subaru Customer's for making "Subaru Share the Love" such a successful event. Subaru of America and Wentworth Subaru were honored to present Doernbecher Children's Hospital with a check for $45,823. Doernbecher Children's Hospital is the local charity that we chose to receive a donation from Subaru when a Subaru was purchased during the month of December. Wentworth Subaru chose Doernbecher because of all the great work they have done for the community, Wentworth Employees and their families


Wentworth Subaru partners with Doernbecher Children's Hospital for "Share the Love" event  –  Ellie D

Wentworth Subaru partners with Doernbecher Children's Hospital for

Thank you to our Subaru Customer's for making "Subaru Share the Love" such a successful event. Subaru of America and Wentworth Subaru were honored to present Doernbecher Children's Hospital with a check for $22,500. Doernbecher Children's Hospital is the local charity that we chose to receive a donation from Subaru when a Subaru was purchased during the month of December. Wentworth Subaru chose Doernbecher because of all the great work they have done for the community, Wentworth Employees and their families


Wentworth Subaru participates in The Portland Sunshine Division food drive  –  Portland S

Wentworth Subaru participates in The Portland Sunshine Division food drive

Portland Sunshine Division Food Drive - Every year Wentworth Subaru does a food drive with our customers and employees. The Portland Sunshine Division has been providing food and clothing to Portland families and individuals in need since 1923.


Wentworth Subaru proudly sponsors the Oregon Humane Society  –  Jane M

Wentworth Subaru proudly sponsors the Oregon Humane Society

Doggie Dash - Wentworth Subaru is a proud sponsor of the Oregon Humane Society Doggie Dash. Thousands walk with their furry friends. The Annual OHS Doggie Dash is when dogs rule the streets of Portland. OHS is the largest and oldest Humane Society in the NW. The Oregon Humane Society does an amazing job of helping the animals of Portland get a second chance at a great life.