Driving Holiday Cheer: Kendall Wraps-Up 12 Days of Caring in Washington

January 5th, 2024 by

The conclusion of Kendall Auto’s ’12 Days of Caring’ this holiday season marks a jubilant culmination of community-driven initiatives and heartwarming festivities. From the vibrant “Merrysville” Electronic Light Parade to the spirited engagement of our employees at their toolbox competitions, the celebrations radiated joy across Marysville, bringing together families and neighbors for unforgettable moments. The collaboration with the Marysville Boys and Girls Club echoed the spirit of giving, empowering individuals to contribute and fulfill the heartfelt wishes of children in our community. The Coffee Giveaways further exemplified Kendall’s gratitude, extending warm holiday wishes to their valued customers and the community. As the lights of the Electronic Light Parade fade, the impact of these 12 days of caring lingers on, a testament to the power of collective goodwill and kindness in making the holiday season truly magical for everyone involved. Stay tuned for next years 12 Days of Caring in December 2024!

Boys and Girls Club Gifting Tree

As we close the chapter on our Marysville Boys and Girls Club Giving Tree event for 2023, we’re overwhelmed by the generosity displayed by our community, customers, and employees. From warm winter coats to rocket launchers, the range of gifts chosen to fulfill children’s wishes was heartwarming. Your support has truly made this season merrier for those in need.

Festival of Trees Gala

The long-awaited return of the Providence Hospital Festival of Trees in 2023 marked a triumphant celebration of community spirit and giving. The event garnered immense support, raising a commendable $1.32 million for Providence Children’s Services and Pediatric Behavioral Health. Kendall’s enthusiastic sponsorship added an extra layer of support to this cherished tradition. The Free Community Day & Teddy Bear Celebration on November 29th and the captivating Holiday Gala & Live Auction on December 1st were vibrant showcases of generosity and camaraderie. The resounding success of the 2023 Festival of Trees Gala not only showcased unwavering support for a vital cause but also reaffirmed the community’s commitment to uplifting the lives of children in need.

Toolbox Decorating Competition

The Toolbox Competition showcased incredible creativity and festive spirit! Kudos to our talented teams for making this contest a merry success! We all can’t wait to see what they come up with for next year!

Coffee Giveaway

Our Coffee Giveaways were a hit! From Espresso Connection to Gourmet Latte to GoGo Espresso, the community’s response was heartwarming. Sharing cups of warmth with you added an extra sprinkle of joy to the season!

Toy Drive Volunteer

Volunteering at the Toy Store was a touching experience as we assisted the Marysville Food Bank. Our employee’s willingness to help move presents from storage to the church brought joy and warmth to families, embodying the true spirit of the season.

Electronic Light Parade

Our ‘Santa’s Workshop on Wheels’ F-150 lit up the ‘Merrysville’ Electronic Lights Parade with cheer! The dazzling display of lights, elves, and toy bears spread smiles and holiday happiness throughout the community.

Employee Holiday Lunch

The festive lunch was a time of laughter, camaraderie, and gratitude. Celebrating our fantastic team at Kendall Auto was a joyous occasion filled with giveaways, competitions, and heartfelt moments of appreciation.

Volunteering with Marysville Foursquare Church

Spending a morning distributing food boxes to those in need with Marysville Foursquare Church was a humbling and heartwarming experience. Our team’s dedication and generosity truly embodied the spirit of giving back to our community.

Ugly Sweater Contest

The Ugly Sweater Contest was a riot of creativity and festivity! Employees unleashed their imaginations, with the quirkiest sweaters on display. Thank you to all participants for spreading holiday cheer!

Baking Spirits Bright

The Baking Spirits Bright Competition was a delectable end to our 12 Days of Caring! From gingerbread to festive cookies, the culinary creations delighted taste buds and brought joy to all. Thank you for sharing your baking talents and making this season sweeter!