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Feeding the Charlotte Community with Second Harvest Food Bank Metrolina

Williams Subaru had a great time volunteering with our friends at Second Harvest Food Bank Metrolina this week. Second Harvest Food Bank Metrolina is our region's distribution warehouse that supplies food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in our community in need. They are a massive organization, serving 19 counties in North Carolina. 

Williams Subaru has selected Second Harvest Food Bank Metrolina as our Share the Love hometown charity for 2 years in a row. Through our Share the Love initiative we have donated over $40,000 to our friends at SHFBM. In addition to monetary…
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Williams Subaru Loves Team Ally

Ally Davis is a fighter, an inspiration, and we're so proud to have her as a part of our Williams Subaru extended family. We first met Ally last year during our Subaru Loves to Care partnership with the NC Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. At that time she was in remission from Stage 3 Hodgkin's lymphoma after having been diagnosed at just 11 years old. Her Dad, Preston, is also a survivor of Hodgkin's lymphoma. They fought, and continue to fight, together. We were so honored to have met Ally, and to have her join us…
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Williams Subaru Hosts Blood Drive with OneBlood

Williams Subaru recently hosted an on-site blood drive with OneBlood (formerly known as Community Blood Center of the Carolinas). 
 
Several employees and customers volunteered to donate throughout the day. Overall, OneBlood was able to collect 8 units of blood, which will contribute to helping up to 24 patients. 

The need for blood in our community is a dire one. One in Three of us will need a blood transfusion at some point in our lifetime…
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Williams Subaru Wins Eco-Friendly Retailer Award

Williams Subaru is thrilled to announce we have been recognized again for being a Subaru Certified Eco-Friendly Retailer again in 2019. 

The Eco-Friendly Retailer program highlights our commitment to a sustainable environment and future through 
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Water Conservation
  • Recycling
  • Waste Management 
  • Community Involvement
 

We're proud to be Charlotte's first Subaru Certified Eco-Friendly Retailer. Come see us and learn more about our sustainability efforts, or catch us at a local event in the…
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Williams Subaru Receives 25th Anniversary Award from Subaru of America

Williams Subaru was honored to be recognized for our 25th anniversary as a Subaru retailer in Charlotte, North Carolina. Rick Blanken, Atlanta Zone Director, and Jason Russo, Atlanta Zone Market Development Manager, presented the award to our Dealer Principal, Ward Williams. 

 
As Charlotte's first and original Subaru dealership, we are honored to be a part of the Subaru family and look forward to many more years together!

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Helping a Rescue Kennel Rebuild After Tragedy

Kindness Kennels was on fire! Devastated. In shock. Unbelievable, but it was real. Thankfully, no dogs or humans were injured. The fire was limited to the administration area with very limited smoke entering the kennel area. A clothes dryer in the laundry room was the source of the fire. Now what? When the hard reality settled in, Rich O’Connell the owner of Kindness Kennels just sat in a daze with tears in his eyes. He seemed not to hear us asking questions as to how we could help. Shawn, General Sales Manager at Williams Subaru was there because she…
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Subaru Wins Consumer Reports Best Overall Brand

Subaru was at the top of Consumer Reports' 2019 car brand rankings for the first time ever! The addition of the Subaru Ascent helped boost our brand's ranking significantly. Subaru's "strong predicted reliability and owner satisfaction marks" brought us to the top of the list for 2019. 


The Subaru Ascent received a score of 96 overall. Full Report
The Subaru Outback received a score of 83 overall. Full Report
The Subaru Forester received a score of 89 overall. Full Report
The Subaru Crosstrek received a…
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Williams Subaru Receives New Partner Award from Second Harvest Food Bank Metrolina

Second Harvest Food Bank Metrolina honored Williams Subaru with a 2018 New Partner Award at their recent Partner Appreication Awards Luncheon. SHFBM invited Williams Subaru and wanted to recognize us for partnering with them on not one, but two Share the Love campaigns which generated a combined charitable donation of over $40,000. We were honored to be there and be recognized along with many other amazing Charlotte organizations such as Boingo Graphics and the…
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Williams Subaru Sponsors Matthews Earth Day 2019

Williams Subaru was thrilled to sponsor the Matthews Earth Day Celebration again this year. It was a great event with many local vendors and activities for kids. We were excited to be at the beginning of the Earth Day walkway handing out lots of fun upcycled goodies like coasters made out of old tires, pencils made out of old paper, pens made with cardboard casing, and reusable totes to reduce the use of plastic bags…
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Williams Subaru Wins Love Promise Story Award

Williams Subaru Charlotte is so proud to announce we were selected as Subaru of America's March 2019 Love Promise Story Award Winner! Subaru of America has recognized us out of over 600 retailers throughout the country as being the most committed to the Subaru Love Promise pillars, for March 2019. 

Last month, we held a Test Drives for a Cure event to honor our friend, Ally Davis. Ally was running for North Carolina Leukemia…
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