Cogswell Motors Acts of Service #1-25

75 acts of service

ACT #1: Delivering Donuts to Atkins Elementary and Middle School

This morning our sales manager David Roberts and sales associate Jacob Reddell took donuts to the teachers at Atkins Elementary and Middle School to welcome them back after Christmas break!

We can never stress the importance of our local teachers enough and the influence they have on our younger generations, and we’re happy to show our appreciation!

75 acts of service
75 acts of service

ACT #2: RHS Basketball concession stand!

Last night we completed act # 2 of #cogswells75actsofservice when a group of us volunteered to work the RHS Basketball concession stand!

When it comes to community, we understand the importance of our local sports and what it means to all of the generations, young and old, and whether it’s hands on support or sponsorships, we are always here to lend a helping hand!

ACT #3: Delivering Donuts to Oakland Heights Elementary

Sales manager Ed Schwartz and Sales Associate Dakota Adams completed Act # 3 of #cogswells75actsofservice this morning by taking donuts to the teachers at Oakland Heights Elementary to welcome them back!

“Teaching is the one profession that creates all other professions.” -Unknown

Once again, and something we plan to do throughout the year is show our appreciation for the teachers in our community! ❤️

75 acts of service
75 acts of service

ACT #4: Writing Letters to Soldiers who are Deployed

As we celebrate 75 years of business this year, we know that if it wasn’t for the brave men and women who have sacrificed much for the American way of life, we wouldn’t be here today. So, we have much gratitude for our soldiers, and hope our letters of encouragement reach the ones who need it the most. ♥️🇺🇸

ACT #5: Wesley Foundations Chili for Children

The Age to Age has been hosting the Whitey’s Chili for Children annual fundraiser since 1989, and now sell close to 2,000 pounds of chili to local businesses such as ourselves, schools, hospitals, and individuals.

As always, we are grateful for the opportunity to support our local foundations for a great cause. ❤️

75 acts of service
75 acts of service

ACT #6: Hosting ATCC Automotive Students

We are proud to be one of the many dealers enrolled in Ford’s Sponsor Our Students program which allows us to offer opportunities for students who are interested in a career as an automotive technician. This program allows high school students in our community to develop skill sets and build a connection.

To learn more about this great program, you can read about on the link below! As always we are grateful to ATCC for allowing us the opportunity to develop the next generations of technicians together. ❤️

ACT #7: sponsoring the Russellville Youth Baseball Association! ⚾

“Baseball was, is and always will be to me, the best game in the world.” -Babe Ruth

Supporting our youth will always be something that means the most to us. ❤️

75 acts of service
75 acts of service

ACT #8: Participating in the area 17 Arkansas Special Olympics Polar Plunge! ❄️

By plunging we are helping bring opportunity and inclusion to over 19,500 Special Olympic Athletes in Arkansas!

ACT #9: Taking donuts to the teachers of Two Rivers schools. 🐊

A good education can change anyone. A good teacher can change everything.” -Unknown

We understand the importance of our teachers, especially for our small town communities as they pour their hearts into our future generations. 🧡

75 acts of service
75 acts of service

ACT #10: Participation in the Arkansas Tech University Career Center Automotive Advisory Board

Our service manager Keith Oels has served on the board for 21 years.

The advisory board is committed to fostering and helping implement a learning environment that prioritizes hands-on experience and real-world application. Alongside the amazing and dedicated instructors and other board members, we help guide and stress the importance of not only technical expertise, but on cultivating job-readiness to ensure each student is prepared for a successful career whether it be with our dealership or others, specialty shops, or other service centers.