The 2022 Subaru Love Promise Community Commitment Award

The 2022 Subaru Love Promise Community Commitment Award

We've been nationally recognized for our dedication to our community and the Subaru Love Promise.

We're honored to receive the 2022 Subaru Love Promise Community Commitment Award. This award nationally recognizes Subaru retailers who are making the world a better place while demonstrating an outstanding commitment to supporting passions and causes in local communities. These efforts are focused in important areas such as the environment, community, health, education, and pets.


What is the Subaru Love Promise?

Subaru and our retailers believe in making the world a better place and the Subaru Love Promise is our vision of respecting all people. This is our commitment to show love and respect to our customers and to work to make a positive impact in the world.

How is Pape Subaru dedicated locally to the Love Promise?

Our Love Promise can be seen in various partnerships with local charities and non-profits. We're grateful for the opportunity, not only to be a part of our community, but to serve it as well.

United Way, South Portland Food Pantry, Morrison Developmental Center, South Portland Boys & Girls Cl, Make a Wish Foundation

Tri for a cure, Cancer Community Center, Red Cross

Did Pape Subaru go above and beyond, provide exceptional service, or support causes that are important to you? We'd love to hear about it.

Love Promise Stories from Pape Subaru

Subaru and Pape Subaru believe in making a positive impact on the communities in which we live and work. We uphold that belief through our Love Promise Community Commitment. Every month, we select inspiring stories from customers and partners from around our area who strive to support our collective commitment and feature them here

Tri For a Cure, Maine Cancer Foundation - Tri for a C

Tri for a cure of Southern Maine has raised millions of dollars towards cancer research in our community. Pape Subaru has partnered with Tri for a Cure for the Subaru Share the Love even. The sponsorship raised $13,000! 100% of this donation goes towards cancer research and progression in beating this horrible disease that has touched so many lives.

Tri For a Cure, Maine Cancer Foundation

South Portland Food Cupboard Share the Love - Dwayne H

This years annual Subaru Share the Love event, Pape Subaru partnered with Subaru in support of the South Portland Food Cupboard. The sponsorship raised $17,000. This donation has the ability to provide one MONTHS worth of food to almost 700 families in our community. Seen in this photo is Sybill, the founder of the Food Cupboard along with the current Director, Dwayne and many of their board members along with Pape Subaru and Subaru of New England representatives. A special thanks to each and every person at the Cupboard that has dedicated their lives to supporting our community.

South Portland Food Cupboard
South Portland Food Cupboard Share the Love

Maine Medical Center - Pape S

In recent weeks Maine Medical center have begun to see a bit of a decline in our numbers of COVID -19 patients. The Pape organization has contributed to The NEXT 150|The Campaign for Maine Medical Center in the Coulombe Tower. The attached photograph of the Conference Room honoring Suzanne Gilbert Pape. Suzanne is the late wife of Frederick Pape JR; founder of the Pape organization. This conference room is in thanks to the financial contributed to Maine Medical center from Pape Subaru and Pape Chevrolet!

Maine Medical Center
Maine Medical Center

Almost home Rescue - Almost

Pape Subaru partnered with Almost Home Rescue for the Subaru Loves Pets promotion! Pape Subaru donated $100 for each pet that was adopted for the month of October! Although these have been challenging times, Almost Home Rescue has had a large surge in adoptions! They were able to adopt 28 pets for the month. Check out Almost Home Rescue to find out how you can help make a difference!!

Almost home Rescue

Pape Subaru Children's Charity - South Portland F

Pape Subaru partnered with Spurwink to sponsor families through the Holidays. This Holiday Season Pape Subaru along with its families, friends, and customers helped to sponsor 20 families, totaling 86 individuals, 2 cats and 2 dogs! It is a pleasure to work with Spurwinks case managers and their team. We cannot wait for next year!

Pape Subaru Children's Charity

Turkey Drive - South Portland F

November 2021 Pape Subaru partnered with the South Portland Food Cupboard to donate Turkeys and non-perishables! We were able to collect many Turkeys from friends, families and co-workers to collect over 50+ turkeys! Thank you to all the assisted and were able to help provide for our community!

Turkey Drive

Soctember - Preble S

For the month of September (and continued into October) Pape Subaru partnered with Preble Street to collect socks, clothing, underwear, jackets and winter clothing. We filled 2 Foresters and 1 Ascent FULL of clothing and donations. To watch our community, customers, team donate such large amounts of clothing has been magical!


Tri for a Cure - Pape S

This July marks the 4th year Pape Subaru has participated in the Maine Cancer foundation Tri for a Cure! Katie Pape, our General Manager and Elizabeth Pape, our Sales BDC participated virtually by completing the tri in Portland's back bay. Although this years event was partially virtual, it continues to be one of the most impressive, inspiring events we are honored to be apart of! We are already looking forward to next year!

Tri for a Cure

No Bowl Empty - Nadine M

Pape Subaru partnered with No Bowl Empty to raise awareness and collect food and donations for the amazing charity. No Bowl Empty is dedicated to families who may run into financial troubles. They are dedicated to assisting families to keep their pets through some of the most challenging times in their lives. No Bowl Empty cares for both the pet and the families!

No Bowl Empty
No Bowl Empty

Special Surfers - Tim C

Pape Subaru's Tim Clark has taken time out of his busy life to work with a project called Special Surfers. This programs goal is to give kids with Developmentally and Physically Challenges an opportunity to experience the thrill of being on a surf board in the ocean! With volunteers such as Tim, to be the wave captain, the experience is just as enjoyable for the volunteers as the kids! "Sharing the Stoke of Surfing With Developmentally and Physically Challenged Individuals, One Wave at a Time" -Special Surfers

Special Surfers
Special Surfers