Collection Through September 3rd Will Provide Much-Needed Drinks to Students This School Year
JOHNSTON, RHODE ISLAND (August 24, 2022) – Grieco Automotive Group in New England has collected more than 1,200 juice boxes and bottles of water to benefit Plates With Purpose as part of the Juice Box Challenge. The dealerships will collect juice boxes and bottled water through September 3rd to meet their goal of donating 2,000 toward the effort.
“We invite everyone to visit us and bring a package – or two – of drinks that will go directly to students in our community who truly need the support,” said Robert Grieco of Grieco Automotive Group (pictured in photo).
Additionally, the dealerships will be collecting new backpacks and school supplies through September 1 to benefit Family Service of Rhode Island. Those who donate school supplies will receive a complimentary reusable shopping bag, courtesy of Grieco.
Juice boxes and school supplies can be brought to any of the following dealerships:
1880 Hartford Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919
1890 Hartford Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919
415 Taunton Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
BMW of Newport
1235 W Main Road
Middletown, RI 02842
16 Highland Avenue
Seekonk, MA 02771
About Plates With Purpose
Inspired by Marcus Lemonis and his Plating Change program, Plates with Purpose was established to create a value exchange between local individuals and families affected by food insecurity and independent restaurants, who are struggling to drive direct revenue.
About Grieco Automotive Group
Grieco Automotive Group boasts six dealerships in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, six dealerships in Florida and one dealership in California. They’ve received multiple #1 rankings for volume sales, certified pre-owned sales and service. Many of the Grieco franchises have also won numerous manufacturer awards including those for customer satisfaction as well as President’s Awards.