CMA's News and Events

Colonial Honda Supports the ASK 5K and Fun Walk


Colonial Honda associates, family, and friends came together for the Ask Childhood Cancer Foundation 5k and Fun Walk. Our team was so enthusiastic cheering on the many Kourageous Kids that we won the Most Team Spirit award!

The event was a huge success, raising over $100,000. Every dollar raised stays right here in Central Virginia and supports local families with a child going through treatment and the hundreds of survivors working to move forward…
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Colonial Hyundai Donates TV to Boys & Girls Club of Petersburg


One of CMA's Core Values is Community Involvement, and Colonial Hyundai recently got involved. The dealership had won a 60" TV in a Hyundai contest and rather than keep it for themselves, they donated it to the Boys and Girls Club of Petersburg.

The Colonial Hyundai team donated the TV, mount, cables, and their expertise to install everything. Some of our Managers also spent some time playing games and talking with the kids.

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Colonial Subaru Donates Nearly $15,000 to FeedMore

 

Colonial Subaru presented a check for $14,902.01 to FeedMore, which helps nearly 200,000 children, families and seniors in Central Virginia who struggle with hunger. It's the second year in a row Colonial Subaru has chosen FeedMore as the local charity benefactor for our "Share the Love" campaign.

"Share the Love" is a national Subaru campaign to benefit local charities and non-profits.

"The FeedMore organization provides a vital service to people in…
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Liza Featured in C-BIZ Magazine

 Liza Borches, CMA's President & CEO, was featured in the first edition of C-BIZ Magazine. The article was entitled Women & Work: Locally, who's leading the charge for a greater balance of power?

“I always try to take the whole gender piece out of it,” Borches says. “Women today have no lack of confidence about being a minority in a business room; it’s the norm, and if you have confidence in your abilities, gender…
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Valley Subaru Donates $15,000 to Valley Children's Advocacy Center

 
Valley Subaru "Shared the Love" by presenting the Valley Children's Advocacy Center with a check for $15,000! The advocacy center is a nonprofit that works with local agencies to protect child victims of abuse from any further trauma.

According to Scott Simons, managing partner at Valley Subaru, the decision to give the advocacy center the money was an easy one, and they are proud to be able to support the important work the…
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Valley Honda Helps a Family in Need

On Tuesday, January 16, Layla Gross and her family received a free, refurbished, and reliable car from Valley Honda. Layla is a child recovering from her second heart transplant. She's been in and out of the hospital since she was one.
 

This Honda Fit from Valley Honda will make it possible for Layla and her mom, Kylie, to get to all her medical appointments.[/caption]Recently, making trips to the hospital and doctor's…
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$11,000 to Toy Lift Charlottesville


Tom Powell (far left), the Founder of Toy Lift in Charlottesville, retired from CMA a few years ago after almost 20 years as our QuickLane Manager. Our CEO, Liza (front left) wanted to do something special, and knew that Tom would most appreciate a donation to the charity which he founded. So she started making phone calls to all the other car dealers in our area.

That year and every year since, CMA has come…
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Heritage Chevrolet Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Heritage Chevrolet team members gathered together for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer at the Richmond International Raceway. The walk raises money for the American Cancer Society to fund innovative research, provide free information and support, and to help people reduce their breast cancer risk or find it early when it's most treatable.
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Automotive News Features CMA CEO, Liza Borches

Automotive News visited Charlottesville for their "Dealer Speaks" segment to interview Liza Borches, 4th generation President and CEO of Carter Myers Automotive. They discussed our company's 90+ year legacy, intelligent growth, and the future of the automotive industry. 
CLICK HERE to watch the full interview.
 
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