Davis in the Community
At Davis Chevrolet, we are committed to our involvement with the community. We care. We hope to make a difference. We believe in family, hard work and dedication to great causes. Over the past ten years, Davis Chevrolet has provided more than $500,000 towards enhancing the Airdrie and area community to be a better place to live and grow for us all. We are proud to tell anyone who asks that we are involved in the following:
In 2020 we donated $9908 to Airdrie Meals on Wheels, as well as donating through the Christmas season when the need is at its greatest. In 2021 we will be donating a meal with every vehicle purchase as part of our ongoing support for this community program.
Davis Chevrolet is proud to support our local programs offered in Airdrie including teams and/or leagues with annual donations.
Davis Chevrolet is proud to have sponsored the Buick Test Drive for your Students event at a local school to raise much needed funds. In the past three years we have been able to raise $17,000.00 for a local high school.
Boys & Girls Club; Davis has contributed $3000 annually to the Boys & Girls Club of Airdrie. We also support them through our recycling program, charity car wash events as well as our Canada Day BBQ. We are also proud to now sponsor their annual Dine for a Difference gala!
Airdrie and District Victims Assistance Society is a non-profit, volunteer based organization that provides 24 hour crisis response and support to victims of crime and/or tragedy through the RCMP. To support this cause, Davis Chevrolet donates $3,000 annually.
Davis Chevrolet is proud to support our local Rotary Club which is committed to the support of worthwhile projects and causes for the citizens of Airdrie, surrounding area as well as internationally. Davis Chevrolet is a Hole-In-One Sponsor for the annual golf tournament in September, as well as a sponsor for the annual Lobster Boil.
Canada Day parade; Davis Chevrolet is the Presenting sponsor of our communities Canada Day parade, eh!
Through ARRES (Airdrie Regional Recreation Enhancement Society), Davis Chevrolet sponsored a Dressing Room in the value of $20,000 for the New Genesis Place Twin Arenas.
For 7 years now, Davis Chev has held the Davis Divas Ladies Night event, an informative, fun-filled evening for ladies wanting to learn more about their vehicle and network with other women. Each ticket supported the Boys & Girls Club of Airdrie. to date this event has raised just over $3000.00 for BGCA. #DavisDivas
Davis Chevrolet is a Scholarship Sponsor for the Airdrie Rotary Festival of Performing Arts. This event allows budding local musicians and vocalists the opportunity to compete and benefit from the mentorship of the judges. we proud to donate $1200.00 annually
We have been an ongoing member of the Airdrie Chamber since 2012. From 2015-2020, our GM has been Director, VP, President and Past President. Our hallmark event with the Chamber is our Business after Hours held in September/Oct annually. We also sponsor their annual golf tournament as well as one of their monthly speaker luncheons.
Our very own Airdrie Pro Rodeo runs annually, where World and Canadian Champions are part of the high number of contestants. It is one of the top 10 professional rodeos by payout in Canada. Airdrie has had an annual Rodeo since 1967 and Davis Chevrolet is a proud Gold Level Sponsor and contributes $5000.00 annually.
Every December we fill pick up trucks for the local Airdrie Food Bank. In 2020, we managed to beat our record of the past two years, filling TWO full pickup trucks with non-perishable items. We continue to donate $3000.00 annually. Furthermore, we are an annual sponsor for the Shamrock Shimmy fundraising event.
Airdrie Festival of Lights is one of Canada’s Top 10 Holiday light shows as chosen by the travelexperts.ca. We are a proud Santa Transportation sponsor and have a Davis Chevrolet Truck with full decals on location throughout the display!! As well we are proud to contribute $2500.00 annually to support this community event.
Now in its 20th year the car show is the club’s biggest fund raiser. All funds raised through the show are donated to local charities. Last year the show raised $15,000 and local charities who have benefited from this in the past include the Airdrie Food Bank, The Boys and Girls Club, Canadian Tire Jump Start, Tails to Tell Animal Shelter, Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation, Airdrie Lioness, MADD, Airdrie Hospice Society, Airdrie and District Victims Assistance and Veterans Food Bank.
The annual Rooftop Campout, Airdrie Firefighters ascend to the rooftop of Boston Pizza and stay for several days in support of Muscular Dystrophy Canada. Funds raised are used to improve the quality of life for people living with neuromuscular disorders by purchasing mobility equipment, providing support services, and funding research which will one day lead to a cure. Davis Chevrolet is a Bronze sponsor for this event and donates $1000.00 annually.
There isn't a more deserving organization when giving back! We have been involved with Community Links since we came to Airdrie and recently agreed to an annual sponsorship of $3000.00 which is used towards their general operating expenditures.
Davis Chevrolet proudly supports this community club by attending their annual club auction and purchasing livestock from their program.
We are excited to sponsor National Volunteer Week 2021 to give back to volunteers in our community who work hard to make Airdrie a better place to live! More info on Volunteer Airdrie can be found here: www.volunteerairdrie.ca
Davis Chevrolet started participating in Giving Tuesday in 2020 by giving each of who we believe are our 5 foundational charities (ADVAS, BGCA, Airdrie Food Bank, Airdrie Meals on Wheels, and Community Links) in Airdrie a cheque for $2,020 for a total of $10,100. In 2021 we followed the trend with a cheque to each for $2,021 for a total of $10,105. We challenge other airdrie businesses who are able to join us in Giving Tuesday to give back again in 2022. For more info visit givingtuesday.ca