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Wednesday, 04 May 2022 10:31

Earnhardt Auto Centers Donates $245,000 to TOPS Scholarships for Payson Christian School

Back row, left to right, are Sara Kariodimedjo and Sam Walter, teachers at Payson Christian; Harry Miller, executive director of TOPS; Hal Earnhardt, owner of Earnhardt Auto Centers; and Tanya Delo, corporate coordinator for TOPS for Kids. Pictured with them are the third and fourth grade classes at Payson Christian. Back row, left to right, are Sara Kariodimedjo and Sam Walter, teachers at Payson Christian; Harry Miller, executive director of TOPS; Hal Earnhardt, owner of Earnhardt Auto Centers; and Tanya Delo, corporate coordinator for TOPS for Kids. Pictured with them are the third and fourth grade classes at Payson Christian.

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Earnhardt Auto Centers has donated $245,000 to TOPS for Kids, a nonprofit organization, which will use the money to provide scholarships for needy children who attend Payson Christian School. 

"TOPS for Kids provides financial assistance that makes it possible for many children to attend a private school," said Earnhardt Auto Centers owner Hal Earnhardt. "The assistance is used for low-income, fostered and disabled kids who need help in meeting educational goals."

 

The current $245,000 donation will assist children at Payson Christian School, a community school accredited by ACSI and Cognia. Established 35 years ago, the private school serves pre-schoolers through eighth graders from Payson, AZ, and the surrounding area.

 

"We are pleased that this will assist children with scholarships at Payson Community Christian School," said Earnhardt. "It has a reputation for educational excellence, and we know that children prosper there."

 

Current donations are part of an ongoing effort by the family-owned dealership group to support children and educational institutions. In the last four years, the company has helped dozens of students at Payson Christian School. These scholarships were part of the almost $2.3 million TOPS scholarships contributed by the dealership group over the last four years.

 

"At Earnhardt Auto Centers, we value education, and we care about children," said Earnhardt. "It was only natural that our family-owned business would contribute to TOPS."

 

TOPS for Kids works with hundreds of private schools across Phoenix, AZ, and the surrounding region. The nonprofit receives public donations and channels those into thousands of scholarships benefitting children statewide. 

 

"Thus far, we have been able to provide almost $2.3 million in scholarships because of the generous giving of the Earnhardt family," said Tanya Delo, TOPS for Kids corporate coordinator. "It's clear that the Earnhardt family has the heart to...


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