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Charlottesville Dealers Present Toy Lift with $12,000

December 6, 2019

Today, Charlottesville car dealers presented Toy Lift with a check for $12,000. This large donation is made possible by Carter Myers Automotive (CMA), Flow Auto, Malloy Ford, MOC Mid-Atlantic, and Umansky Automotive Group.   

Tom Powell, founder of Toy Lift, retired from Carter Myers Automotive in 2014. Before he did, CMA’s President & CEO, Liza Borches, pulled some local dealers together to support Tom’s efforts to provide a new bike for…
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CMA's Bike Drive for the Holidays

CMA is dedicated to transportation, and sometimes that doesn't mean cars. For the next few weeks, CMA is partnering with local non-profits to provide bikes and bike helmets to local children. Bikes are among the most asked-for gifts every holiday season, even amongst families that don't celebrate, and we want to help!

If you can donate a new bike or bike helmet, please bring it into the dealership. If you can spare a…
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CMA Goes Pink!


If you see a CMA associate wearing this t-shirt at any of our dealerships, it's not just to raise awareness in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each of those CMA owners made small contributions to the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation in order to get those shirts. VBCF is a statewide, Richmond-based nonprofit committed to the eradication of breast cancer through education and advocacy. VBCF advocates for health policies and research that benefit Virginians…
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CMA Donates to Local Pediatric Cancer Organizations


CMA took action during Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month by giving back to local organizations that support children and their families as the kids undergo cancer treatment. CMA has dealerships in five Virginia cities, and each region selected a local non-profit to support during the month of September. 
“CMA’s vision is Moving Lives Forward, and that includes moving lives forward within our communities,” said Liza Borches, CMA’s fourth-generation President & CEO, “As a local business…
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CMA at United Way Day of Caring

The CMA team was proud to participate in United Way's Day of Caring in Charlottesville on September 25, 2019. The Day of Caring is an opportunity for local non-profits to get volunteers to work on projects that aren't covered by their grants and staff. CMA volunteered at Piedmont CASA - Charlottesville, an organization that trains Court Appointed Special Advocates who work one-on-one with abused and endangered children to assist the courts in determining the…
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Kourageous Kids Party for ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation


Sunday September 8th, CMA's Colonial Honda associates helped with the ASK Kourageous Kids Party held at the Children’s Museum of Richmond. Associates helped with set up, served dinner and clean up. This event is held each September as a part of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. ASK kids and their families are invited to this party for food, crafts and fun. At this event, the Kourageous Kids create portraits that showcase their personalities. This…
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month at CMA

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and CMA is committed to doing our part to make a difference. Each of our markets has chosen a local non-profit to be the recipient of our efforts. Some are donating a certain amount per test drive, some are donating per car sold, and some are collecting cash and item donations for the children. The non-profits are:

Charlottesville: Ishan Gala Foundation

Staunton & Skyline: UVA…
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CMA's Chevy Store Supports Local Little League

CMA's Colonial Chevrolet has been a Sponsor of the Central Chesterfield Little League for many years now. Our Associates are proud to support the children, families, players and coaches of this fine organization.

Seen here are: Randy Westfall - Sponsor Coordinator for the League; Jay Burchell, our Chevy GM, and fellow owners of CMA's Colonial Chevrolet presenting the sponsorship check for $1000. Many of the League families did test drives to earn additional funds…
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CMA's Relay 4 Community Health Team

CMA associates Shannah Evans, Cory Potter, Maria Parry, Chan Moore, Linda Moon & Richard Moon

CMA was proud to sponsor and participate in the Relay 4 Community Health, a partnership between United Way TJA and the Piedmont Family YMCA. The event promotes community health and healthy lifestyles, raises funds for the prevention of chronic diseases like type II diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and more.

In addition to the Relay, CMA supports United Way through the Day of…
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