Jim Hudson Automotive Group Donates 1 Million Meals to Harvest Hope Food Bank

July 11, 2019

COLUMBIA, SC – The Jim Hudson Automotive Group will provide one million meals to hungry South Carolinians by donating $200,000 to Harvest Hope Food Bank. The charitable donation is a result of a very successful 8th Annual Jim Hudson 2000 Sales Event. During the Hudson 2000 Sales Event, all six Jim Hudson locations were tasked to sell 2,000 vehicles in two months.

“Each Jim Hudson Sales Event becomes more successful than the last,” says Jim Hudson, Founder and CEO of Jim Hudson Automotive Group. “I am honored to know that our determination and teamwork led us to this incredible donation. One in five South Carolinians struggle with hunger, and our employees are honored to take part in this event to make an impact. We only look forward to raising the bar next year.”

Representatives from Harvest Hope Food Bank and the Jim Hudson Automotive Group gathered today to hold a press conference in honor of this generous donation. You can view photos HERE.

“We are so grateful to the Jim Hudson Automotive Group for this amazing donation,” says Wendy Broderick, Harvest Hope CEO. “They are one of our most generous supporters, and we are truly thankful for them. Jim Hudson understands the importance of the community he serves and cares about the less fortunate living in South Carolina.”

To date, Jim Hudson Automotive Group has donated over 7 million meals to Harvest Hope Food Bank as part of their local philanthropy efforts.

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Jim Hudson Automotive Group

Jim Hudson Automotive Group is a collection of dealerships that is dedicated to providing world class sales & service experiences representing 7 different import & domestic manufacturers with over 2100 vehicles in stock for every budget in Augusta, GA, Columbia, Lexington, and Irmo, SC. Jim Hudson has received many awards, including the Lexus Elite highest honors, the President’s Award highest honors for Toyota and Cadillac-Buick-GMC highest award for Excellence. Automotive News recognized Jim Hudson Automotive Group as one of the top 125 dealership groups in the United States. Jim Hudson’s commitment to the community has been demonstrated through acts of kindness in providing numerous cars and trucks to countless families in need, including donating millions of meals to Harvest Hope over the years.

Harvest Hope Food Bank

Harvest Hope Food Bank is a non-profit organization serving people in need in 20 counties across South Carolina. Harvest Hope distributes more than 28 million pounds of food each year and feeds approximately 38,000 people a week across South Carolina. Harvest Hope operates out of locations in Columbia, Florence, and Greenville, SC. For more information visit harvesthope.org.


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