Ciocca Community Involvement

Ciocca Dealerships is passionate about more than just cars. We're also endlessly devoted to our community. We're proud to lend a helping hand and support whenever we can, and we value the positive relationships we've cultivated with neighboring businesses, charities, and customers.

Ciocca donates $51,000 to Susquehanna Health

In June, Ciocca Dealerships and Ciocca Toyota donated $51,048 to Susquehanna Health Foundation in to provide hair-loss prevention to cancer patients. Ciocca was the lead donor among community members and businesses for the project, which will benefit patients at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center in Williamsport. The donation will provide cooling caps to patients at no cost; these caps are an innovative new technology that provide targeted cooling that narrows the blood vessels of the scalp reducing the likelihood of hair loss.

Chevy Princeton Donates to Youth Baseball

Ciocca Chevrolet of Princeton presented a check for $500 to Lawrence Township Junior Baseball in May as part of Chevy Youth Baseball. Since 2009, your Philadelphia area Chevy dealers have been proud to support local youth baseball and we look forward to sharing our love of the game for years to come.

Ciocca Dealerships Collects for Toys For Tots

Ciocca Dealerships again teamed up with the Marine Corps Reserve to collect new, unwrapped toys for children during the holiday season. Donation boxes at all dealerships were filled with toys by employees and customers and collected on Dec. 11 by Bucks County Toys For Tots and Allentown Toys For Tots. Ciocca Dealerships is proud to continue this tradition of providing for children in need each holiday season.

Ciocca Subaru Presents Checks for Share the Love

On Sept. 9, Ciocca Subaru presented two checks to local charities as part of Subaru's Share the Love Event. This year, Ciocca Subaru gave $39,385 to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Eastern PA Chapter and gave $59,915 to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley. Ciocca Subaru and Ciocca Dealerships are proud to support these tremendous charities.

Audi Allentown Joins Women of Strength Campaign

Throughout August 2020, Audi Allentown partnered with Lehigh Valley Style for the publication's Women of Strength content series. The partnership was a benefit for Perfect Fit for Working Women, a local nonprofit dedicated to empowering women entering the workforce by providing career clothing and job readiness skills training. Every Friday in August, representatives from Lehigh Valley Style and Perfect Fit for Working Women were at Audi Allentown to collect items and provide thank you gifts from Audi Allentown.

Ciocca Provides Lunch for First Responders

On June 17 and 18, Ciocca provided lunch for first responders in the Lehigh Valley. Take A Taco food truck came to Cetronia Ambulance on June 17 and to Lower Macungie Fire Company on June 18. The food truck was paid for by the sale of the Charcoal Drive-In sign; Ciocca purchased the property in December and sold the historic sign in the spring. "We are very pleased to be able to use the proceeds of the sign to give back in the community," Ciocca CEO Gregg Ciocca said.

Ciocca hosted Take A Taco again in August. On Aug. 25, Ciocca brought the truck to the Ciocca Corporate Center for Quakertown area first responders. Then on Aug. 26, brought it to LifeQuest Nursing Home in Quakertown for the facility's staff.

Ciocca Subaru Launches Food Pantry

Ciocca Subaru has teamed up with Subaru of America and Feeding America to help our local communities through the Love Promise Food Pantry. The mission is to help prevent hunger in our communities by providing a free food pantry where those in need can take what food they need. Ciocca Subaru has set up its pantry outside the main service entrance. If you or anyone you know are struggling, please feel free to give what you can or take what you need. And if you can give back, please leave some items for those in need during these difficult times. Special thanks to Nick Mann from Rustic Era by Nick Mann for building and donating our food pantry.

Ciocca Donates $25,000 to Jefferson Health

To help local healthcare workers battle COVID-19, Ciocca Dealerships contributed $25,000 to the Jefferson University Hospitals COVID-19 Better Together Fund in April. Jefferson Health's team of physicians and healthcare professionals include national experts who have decades of experience in caring for patients with infectious diseases. For more information on how Jefferson Health is fighting and treating COVID-19, or to donate to the fund, visit jeffersonhealth.org.

Ciocca Dealerships Donates to St. Isidore Food Pantry

Ciocca Dealerships again joined forces with the 1st Pennsylvania Mustang Club to raise $3,520 for the St. Isidore Food Pantry in Quakertown. Donations were received at the car shows throughout the year and matched by Ciocca Dealerships. A check was presented by Ciocca Dealerships staff to St. Isadore Food Pantry on Nov. 26 at the Ciocca Corporate Center.

Ciocca Donates $43,000 for Williamsport K-9 Program

On Nov. 20, Ciocca Dealerships presented a check for $43,861 to the Williamsport Bureau of Police to purchase a dual-purpose narcotics dog for the new police canine unit. The new dog will be named Tacoma, and will revitalize the Williamsport Bureau of Police canine program.

"We're very pro-police in terms of protecting them and protecting the citizens in the community and I thought it was a win-win situation. The community is the ones that support us and we wanted to give back and support them," Ciocca Dealerships CEO Gregg Ciocca told WBRE.

Ciocca Chevrolet Gives to Quakertown Soccer Club

Ciocca Chevrolet of Quakertown presented Quakertown Soccer Club with a check for $1,000 on Nov. 19. The donation was part of the Chevy Youth Sports initiative, which helps youth programs across the country. Since 2010, Chevy Youth Soccer has provided 73,000 uniforms and 752 free youth clinics for more than 6 million kids in 40 markets.

Ciocca, Faulkner of West Chester Refurbish Car for Veteran

Faulkner Buick GMC and Ciocca Dealerships were on hand Nov. 7 at Progressive's Keys to Progress event, joining forces with the insurance company and other partners to donate a refurbished vehicle to a military veteran in need. Faulkner Collision, a partner of Ciocca Dealerships, repaired a Toyota Corolla that was presented to Air Force veteran Patrick Haggerty at Progressive's office in Malvern. In addition to the car, Progressive's partners in the campaign provided Haggerty with a six-month insurance policy, 12-month power train warranty and more than $1,500 in gift cards. This is the sixth year Faulkner Collision of West Chester has participated in the event

Ciocca Delivers Goods to Grays Ferry Community

Ciocca Dealerships delivered new coats and Giant gift cards to community leaders in Grays Ferry on Nov. 6. The coats were distributed to children in need in the area, and the gift cards were used to provide holiday meals for less fortunate families in the community. Ciocca also contributed $500 to the Grays Ferry Community Council's Holidays of Hope Campaign, which allows families in need to enjoy the holiday season by providing food, gifts and coats.

Ciocca Subaru Holds Pet Event

Ciocca Subaru held its annual Subaru Loves Pets event on Oct. 23. The dealership collected pet supplies, welcomed pets available for adoption and offered other ways to help animals in need. Five local shelters were on hand: Harnessed to Hope Northern Breed Rescue, Starting Over Animal Rescue, Last Chance Ranch, Paws 2 Freedom and Pibbles Paws Safe Haven Dog Rescue. Since 2015, Subaru retailers have partnered with animal welfare organizations through the Subaru Loves Pets initiative to impact more than 144,000 animals in need across the United States.

Ciocca Dealerships Helps Driving Away the Cold

Ciocca Dealerships was on hand at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia on Oct. 8 to help deliver new coats to children in need as part of the Driving Away the Cold campaign, an initiative of the Auto Dealers CARing for Kids Foundation. This year Ciocca Dealerships contributed more than 1,000 new coats, which are distributed to less fortunate children in the greater Philadelphia area. As they have in the past, Ciocca's Quakertown and Souderton locations helped deliver coats to the YMCA of Bucks County on Oct. 25, while Ciocca Chevrolet of West Chester helped deliver to the Chester County Family Academy on Oct. 11. Driving Away the Cold has provided more than 50,000 new coats so far this year and more than 400,000 since the project began in 2008.

Ciocca Subaru Partners with LLS

Ciocca Subaru held a wine and beer social on Oct. 17 to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Eastern Pennsylvania. The benefit, held at Lehigh Country Club, featured seasonal wine and beer tastings, live music and a silent auction, as well as guest speakers from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, with $50 of each ticket and other proceeds from the event going directly to the LLS. The benefit comes a month after Ciocca Subaru had a large turnout at the Lehigh Valley Light the Night event, with more proceeds going to the LLS. Walkers in the event carry colored lanterns: white for survivors, red for supporters and yellow for those walking in memory of loved ones. Ciocca team members then put yellow and red hand prints on a Subaru Crosstrek, which was displayed at the social.

Ciocca Chevrolet of West Chester Hosts Car Show and Food Drive

Ciocca Chevrolet of West Chester hosted the inaugural Car Show and Food Drive to benefit the West Chester Food Cupboard on September 15. The dealership partnered with the Keystone State Corvette Club to judge all classes of vehicles. The event brought in more than 600 pounds of food, as well as cash donations, for the West Chester Food Cupboard.

Ciocca Subaru Donates $95K During Share the Love

On Aug. 27, Ciocca Subaru presented donations to the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association and the Special Olympics of Pennsylvania as part of the annual Subaru Share the Love campaign. Ciocca Subaru donated $51,067 to the Alzheimer's Association and $43,775 to Special Olympics.

During the past 11 years Subaru of America and its retailers have donated more than $140 million to national and hometown charities through the Share the Love event.

Ciocca Hyundai of Williamsport Donates Backpacks

Ciocca Hyundai of Williamsport in partnership with Hyundai purchased and hand-delivered school supplies for 210 students to the Eastern Lycoming YMCA on Aug. 8. The backpacks were filled with pens, pencils, erasers, rulers, notebooks and folders and delivered to students in Eastern Lycoming, Williamsport and Jersey Shore area schools. "A huge thank you to our friends Troy Love, Brian Lewis and the gang from Ciocca Hyundai of Williamsport," the YMCA shared on Facebook. "...We at Eastern Lycoming YMCA and River Valley Regional YMCA couldn't be happier to have you all on our team. I am predicting big things in our future as we work together to help our community become a little bit better and a little big stronger every day."

Ciocca Subaru Delivers Blankets to LVHN Cancer Institute

On June 25, Ciocca Subaru teamed up with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Eastern PA to deliver blankets and care cards to Lehigh Valley Health Network's Cancer Institute and Multipurpose Infusion Center in Allentown as part of Subaru's Loves to Care campaign. Hospital personnel will deliver the items to patients to use during treatment and checkup visits. This is the third year Ciocca Subaru has delivered the supplies to the hospital, visiting the center shortly after it opened in 2017.

Ciocca Honda of Williamsport Gets Into Service Week

On June 9, Ciocca Honda of Williamsport took part in Honda's National Week of Service campaign. Associates from the dealership partnered with American Rescue Workers in Williamsport to clean, prep, landscape and paint the parking lot of their facility. American Rescue Workers is a faith based nonprofit organization providing homelessness and hunger prevention services in Lycoming County. The group cares for individuals who find themselves in an emergency or a homeless crisis by providing shelter and social services.

This is the fourth year that Honda and its business partners in North America conducted the Week of Service. Through this coordinated week of volunteer projects in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, Honda reinforces the spirit of working together to make a difference in the communities in which we live and work.

Ciocca Volkswagen Sponsors AHA Event

Ciocca Volkswagen helped sponsor the Go Red for Women luncheon hosted by the American Heart Association at ArtsQuest Center at the SteelStacks in Bethlehem on May 10. The dealership donated $1,200 to this year's event, which supports the AHA's battle against cardiovascular disease-the top cause of death for women in the nation, causing nearly one in three deaths every year.

Ciocca Dealerships Raises $75,000 at Run For Woods

Ciocca Dealerships raised more than $75,000 for Woods Services at the 5th annual Run for Woods on May 4. The 2019 5K run/walk saw the biggest turnout ever, with more than 1,100 people attending and more than $170,000 being raised. Ciocca Dealerships was again a presenting sponsor of the event. Ciocca Subaru led the team donations with 11,365, Ciocca Volkswagen raised 11,130 and Faulkner Buick GMC of West Chester raised $9,250.

Woods Services is a nonprofit organization that provides health, education, housing, workforce, behavioral health and case management to more than 4,000 children and adults who have complex and intensive medical and behavioral health care needs.

MB Flemington Donates $25,000 to Hospital

Mercedes-Benz of Flemington donated $25,000 to the Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation in April and will be sponsoring two major events with the hospital in May, with more to come later this year. On Thursday, May 9, the dealership will sponsor the inaugural Wine Women & Shoes event at Fiddler's Elbow Country Club. The second event is the 27th annual Hunterdon Golf Classic, also at Fiddler's Elbow, on Monday, May 13. For more information on the Golf Classic, visit hunterdongolfclassic.com.

The events support the Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation Special Needs Fund, which provides assistance for cancer and financially vulnerable patients.

Ciocca Volkswagen Auctions Off Atlas

Ciocca Volkswagen donated a 2019 Atlas S to the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce to auction at the organization's annual Snow Ball on Feb. 9. The auction benefited the chamber's Main Street Foundation, which focuses on improving all communities in the Lehigh Valley through urban planning, sidewalk beautification, facade improvement and streetscape design.

The Atlas donation and auction also came with a 24-month lease. Ciocca Volkswagen general manager Mike Jones handed the keys to winner Kathleen from Catasauqua.

Ciocca Subaru Gives Away Car to Blood Donor

Ciocca Subaru gave away a 2019 Subaru Impreza on Jan. 26 with help from the Miller-Keystone Blood Center and radio station 99.9 The Hawk. Contestants registered at various blood drives held by Miller-Keystone throughout the previous two months, and 10 finalists were selected at random from the 7,500 entries and invited to Ciocca Subaru for the final drawing.

Finalists chose a key when their name was picked, hoping to set off the car's alarm. It wasn't until the ninth finalist, Phillipsburg's Pamela Herbert, that the correct key was chosen to set off the car's alarm.

Ciocca Honda Helps Build House for Week of Service

On June 8, 12, and 14, 2018, employees from Ciocca Honda of Harrisburg teamed up with Habitat for Humanity as part of the 2018 Honda Week of Service to help build a single-family home in Dover Borough. The home will be sold to qualified Habitat families after they have completed all requirements of the homeownership program.
  
Since 2016, Honda's Week of Service has collected nearly 1,350 bags of trash, 11,000 health kits, and 54 tons of food; provided 2,500 children with school supplies; donated nearly 1,300 pints of blood; painted/refurbished 75 homes; and served more than 200,000 meals.

Ciocca Subaru donates for Share the Love Event

On May 19, Ciocca Subaru presented a check for $8,644 to the Special Olympics of PA and a check for $9,079 to the Alzheimer's Association as part of the National Subaru Share the Love Event. Athletes and families from Special Olympics and representatives from the Alzheimer's Association were present, along with management from Ciocca Subaru and representatives from Subaru of America.

To learn more about Subaru's Love Promise and Share the Love Event, click here.

Ciocca Raises $73,000 at Run for Woods

The Ciocca Dealerships family was out in force on May 5, raising $73,000 during the 4th annual Run for Woods. The 5K run/walk benefits Woods Services, a nonprofit organization that provides health care, education, housing, and other essential services to more than 4,000 children and adults who have complex and intensive medical and behavioral health care needs. 

Ciocca Hyundai Holds Rescue 309 Event

Ciocca Hyundai partnered with Last Chance Ranch and the Bucks County SPCA to host a pet adoption event at the dealership on Nov. 18, 2017. Ciocca Hyundai also collected food and toy donations for area pets in need. 

Ciocca Donates Car for Wheelz 2 Work

The Ciocca family of dealerships donated a car to the Bucks County Opportunity Council's Wheelz 2 Work program. This Hyundai Sonata was given to Ashley, who is a client in the Council's Economic Self-Sufficiency Program.