Foundation Automotive of Wichita Falls, TX, made contributions totaling more than $30,000 to various local causes throughout 2023, capping off the year with a $2,320 donation to The Salvation Army in December.
"Our commitment to the Wichita Falls community is at the heart of everything we do," said Kevin Kutschinski, owner of Foundation Automotive. "Supporting The Salvation Army allows us to help meet human needs in a very direct and meaningful way, especially during the holiday season."
In November, a similar contribution was made to Hospice of Wichita Falls. "Hospice of Wichita Falls plays a crucial role in our community, and we are honored to support their mission of providing compassionate care," said Brad Rodgers, general manager.
The dealership also extended its generosity through a toy drive for Faith Refuge for Women and Children, aiming to brighten the holiday season for children in need. "Every child deserves joy," said Corey Byrd, president and COO of Foundation Automotive.
Other notable contributions throughout the year included a $3,000 donation to the DAV Golf Tournament in support of veterans, a $2,500 contribution to the Alzheimer's Association to combat the disease, and a partnership with Child Care Partners for the 2023 Baby Bowl.
Foundation Automotive also has a partnership with Meals on Wheels of Wichita Falls; a portion of the profit from every vehicle sold goes to the organization, and dealership management helps personally deliver meals.
Other significant contributions included donations to the Maskat Shrine, support for the Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra, and involvement in the Chamber of Commerce Annual Celebration.
The collective efforts of Foundation Automotive have not only provided substantial financial support but have also raised awareness and fostered community involvement in various causes, from arts and culture to health and welfare. The dealership's contributions have been instrumental in strengthening the community fabric of Wichita Falls, earning them praise from local organizations such as the United Regional Foundation.
As Foundation Automotive of Wichita Falls looks forward to another year of partnership, philanthropy and positive impact, it invites the community to join in its ongoing efforts to support and enrich the lives of those around it.