Upcoming Events



October 11th, 2019

Common Heart Food Pantry Love In Action Fundraising Banquet & Silent Auction

Charity Name:

Common Heart Food Pantry

Mission Statement

A SMALL REVOLUTION OF KINDNESS

Neighbors Serving Neighbors

  • Getting By: bridging the gap: hunger and poverty
  • Getting Ahead: breaking through barriers: new future stories
  • Getting Engaged: creating a community where all can do well

We are one community!

About

This is a free annual event featuring a "We Got Talent" type contest where the audience chooses the winner with cash prizes. There will be food that has been donated from 20+ local restaurants, a silent auction, & selections available to purchase from the Common Things Thrift Store. All proceeds go to Common Heart and we are glad to donate items to the silent auction.

Oct 12th, 2019

Indian Trail’s Fire Fighters For The Cure 5k

Charity Name:

Firefighters For The Cure

Mission Statement

Our mission at Firefighters for the Cure is to unite and support our local communities in the fight against cancer. Our goal is to provide 45 uninsured women with mammograms and follow up care.

About

This is a 5K Race to support Firefighters for the Cure. Indian Trail residents will take the fight against breast cancer to the streets as part of the Firefighters for the Cure 5K. The event will start at Indian Trail’s Chestnut Square Park. All proceeds support breast cancer awareness efforts and mammograms for uninsured women. We will have runners and walkers participating to help support this great cause.

Oct 12th, 2019

Union County Sheriff’s Office Employee Appreciation Cookout

Organization Name:

Union County Sheriff’s Office

Mission Statement

To protect the citizens of Union County by enforcing the civil and criminal laws of North Carolina through proactive and responsive community policing, operating a secure and professional detention facility, providing for the safety and security of our court system, and providing outstanding public service with emphasis on integrity and professionalism while upholding the constitutionality of the Office of Sheriff.

About

This is an appreciation event & cookout for our local Union County Sheriff’s Office employees and their families. This is the 2 nd  year that we have been a sponsor of this great event for our local Sheriff's Office by donating door prizes as gifts for the employees and their families.

Oct 21st, 2019

Have a Heart Foundation of Union County 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

Charity Name:

Have a Heart Foundation of Union County

Mission Statement

To provide assistance to a Law Enforcement Officer who was wounded in the line of duty. Their heart beats to the tune of providing assistance to Law Enforcement personnel and their families who are faced with a medical issue or crisis.

About

This will be our 2nd year supporting this great event by donating items for the raffle. The Have a Heart Committee was formed in 2007 to provide assistance to a Law Enforcement Officer who was wounded in the line of duty. The committee provides assistance to Law Enforcement personnel and their families who are faced with a medical issue or crisis. Proceeds will benefit The Have a Heart Foundation.

Oct 25th, 2019

Indian Trail’s Halloween Spooktacular

Charity Name:

Town Of Indian Trail

About

The Town of Indian Trail will host its annual Halloween Spooktacular at Chestnut Square Park for our local kids! The event will feature a trunk-or-treat line, games, crafts, pumpkin patch and more! We will be there with some decorated vehicles and handing out candy to the kids.

Nov 2019

Union County Homeless Shelter Clothing Drive

Charity Name:

Union County Homeless Shelter

Mission Statement

Providing food, shelter and a pathway to self-sufficiency to the hungry and homeless in Union County.

About

The homeless are very near and dear to our hearts! We are very grateful to be fortunate enough and able to collect clothes for the Homeless Shelter of Union County. This is a great organization that we love to give back to when we can so we will be collecting clothing at our dealership to donate to the shelter for our homeless.

Nov 2019

Artists Music Guild 2019 Heritage Awards

Charity Name:

The Artists Music Guild

Mission Statement

The Artists Music Guild was established to help in the understanding, appreciation and to advance the contributions of the arts to American culture — from the artistic genius’ of the current day; to the technical legends of the past; and to those still unimagined artistic breakthroughs of future generations.

About

We are proud to sponsor the Artists Guild Heritage Awards again this year. The Artists Music Guild created the Heritage Awards as an outlet to allow all forms of arts and entertainment to be recognized by their peers. The Heritage Awards is an annual event that presents 25 awards to artists in various categories.  This years show will be held at Oven’s Auditorium in Charlotte, NC. There is music and awards along with live performances by several Legends and other celebrities.

Nov 9th-10th, 2019

Warbirds Over Monroe Airshow

Charity Name:

Veterans Bridge Home

Mission Statement

Create a comprehensive web of support by:

  • Connecting with Veterans in your area
  • Identifying Veteran-friendly employers with openings
  • Helping you navigate the available resources in the community

About

We are very proud and excited to announce we will be the Official Automotive Sponsor at this year's Warbirds Over Monroe Airshow Event. We will have vehicles and merchandise for sale also. We love supporting our veterans and active military when given the opportunity. In 2005 Warriors & Warbirds started as a dream of several local pilots. With help from the City of Monroe, the Veterans Council of Union County, local businesses, and the hard work of volunteers, the Warbirds Over Monroe Air Show has grown into one of the area’s largest aviation events honoring those who have served.

Nov, 2019

Packing Food Boxes At The Common Heart Food Pantry

Charity Name:

Common Heart Food Pantry

Mission Statement

A SMALL REVOLUTION OF KINDNESS

Neighbors Serving Neighbors

  • Getting By: bridging the gap: hunger and poverty
  • Getting Ahead: breaking through barriers: new future stories
  • Getting Engaged: creating a community where all can do well

We are one community!

About

We are happy to partner with this great local organization again. Common Heart collects turkeys and fixings to prepare a full Thanksgiving meal 1,000 of our local Union County families for Thanksgiving. Our employees and families are going to Common Heart to help pack food boxes for this year’s Great Turkey Countdown event. The food boxes packed will be delivered 1,000 local families in need this Thanksgiving.

Nov-Dec, 2019

Toy For Toys 27th Annual Toy Drive

Charity Name:

Toys For Tots of Union County

Mission Statement

The basic mission of the Marine Toys for Tots Program is to collect new unwrapped toys and distribute those toys to less fortunate children at Christmas.

About

No kid should be without toys at Christmas! Toys for Tots is a nationwide organization that holds an annual toy drive that collects new toys for kids in need at Christmas. This will be our 2nd annual toy drive at our dealership and all toys collected will be donated to our local Toys For Tots. All new toys can be dropped off in the collection bins at our dealership.

Dec, 2019

TBD

Charity Name:

TDB

Mission Statement

TBD

About

We love animals! We will hold a pet adoption event at our dealership. More details to come soon.

Nov, 2019

The Community Uprise Fresh Produce Drive

Charity Name:

The Community Uprise

Mission Statement

Revolt against unhealthy eating habits.

About

The Community Uprise is a local non-profit organization that gives fresh produce to lower income families to provide them with healthier eating options. We love to help in our local community so we want to help this amazing organization by hold a fresh produce drive at our dealership. Fresh produce can be dropped off the collections bins at our dealership. All fresh produce will be donated to The Community Uprise.

Nov, 2019

Serving Food At The Union County Homeless Shelter

Charity Name:

Union County Homeless Shelter

Mission Statement

Providing food, shelter and a pathway to self-sufficiency to the hungry and homeless in Union County.

About

The Union County Homeless Shelter feeds approximately 56,000 hot meals a year at their Soup Kitchen. They provide a nutritional breakfast, lunch, and supper to the community’s homeless and low-income residents of Union County that do not have the ability to otherwise acquire food on a regular basis. They do not have any criteria for eating at the Soup Kitchen so anyone with a food hardship is welcome and no questions are asked. Our staff and their families are very blessed and want to give back to this great organization by going to The Union County Homeless Shelter to help feed our local homeless.

Feb 1st - March 15th, 2020

Common Heart Food Pantry Non-Perishable Food Drive

Charity Name:

Common Heart Food Pantry

Mission Statement

A SMALL REVOLUTION OF KINDNESS

Neighbors Serving Neighbors

  • Getting By: bridging the gap: hunger and poverty
  • Getting Ahead: breaking through barriers: new future stories
  • Getting Engaged: creating a community where all can do well

We are one community!

About

Common Heart is a food pantry serving the Union County residents in need. We are so happy to partner with Common Heart by having a non-perishable food drive at our dealership. Non-perishable food can be dropped off in the bins at our dealership. All food collected will be donated to Common Heart to help stock their food pantry.

Feb 1st - March 15th, 2020

Common Heart Food Pantry Hunger Walk-A-Thon

Charity Name:

Common Heart Food Pantry

Mission Statement

A SMALL REVOLUTION OF KINDNESS

Neighbors Serving Neighbors

  • Getting By: bridging the gap: hunger and poverty
  • Getting Ahead: breaking through barriers: new future stories
  • Getting Engaged: creating a community where all can do well

We are one community!

About

Common Heart Hunger Walk is a walk-a-thon style event that brings awareness and is a fundraiser for Common Heart and our food pantries in Union County. Participants raise funds to feed hungry families. We are excited to have a team of walkers at this years event to help raise awareness and money for this amazing organization.