Lindsay Automotive Group, one the greater D.C. metro area’s oldest family-owned auto dealer groups, today announced the launch of a special web page to help people offer support for Sandy Hook and the community of Newtown, Connecticut: Support Sandy Hook. In a single location, web page visitors can choose from a variety of non-profit support organizations that are providing their services to the families and the community that have been so deeply affected by the recent tragedy. Visitors can then simply click on the selected foundation link and offer their donations to help make a difference. In addition, Lindsay Automotive Group is contributing financial support to Sandy Hook and Newtown.
Michael Lindsay, president of Lindsay Automotive Group commented, “Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of Sandy Hook and the community of Newtown, Connecticut. They are not alone as all of us across the nation and around the world send our support. We hope our customers and community members will visit our new web page to learn more about how they can help make a difference in the midst of this devastating tragedy.”
The Lindsay Automotive Group Sandy Hook support web page includes the following organizations which were selected to represent a wide range of options to offer support:
The Newtown Memorial Fund helps victims’ families cover funeral costs and will build a lasting memorial in the community to remember those who lost their lives.
The Sandy Hook Support Fund was established by the United Way of Western Connecticut to provide support services to families and the community.
K-9 Comfort Dogs is a service of Lutheran Church Charities and uses the unique skills of dogs to provide a bridge for compassionate ministry to take place.
Newtown Youth & Family Services combines clinical services and positive youth development programs to provide a continuum of care to residents of the greater Newtown area.
Newtown Parent Connection educates and empowers the Newtown community in the prevention of substance abuse and embraces families in crisis.
Evergram lets people easily create and send meaningful keepsake communications, enabling a deeper connection, a greater personal well-being and a world with greater compassion.
To learn more about the organizations or provide support, please visit Support Sandy Hook.
About Lindsay Automotive Group:
The Lindsay Automotive Group has been an important part of the Washington, D.C. metro area community for decades. Beginning with Lindsay Cadillac of Alexandria opening in 1963, three generations of Lindsay’s have been involved in the daily operations of the dealership family that now includes Lindsay Lexus of Alexandria, Lindsay Ford of Wheaton, MD, Lindsay Chevrolet of Woodbridge and Saturn Service Center in Woodbridge, VA, Lindsay Volkswagen of Dulles in Sterling, VA and most recently, Lindsay Mitsubishi Alexandria.
Having been in the same location since 1963, the Lindsay organization is actively engaged in the greater Washington, D.C. community. Their philanthropic philosophy reflects a preference towards activities and events that benefit children. As such, they are regular sponsors of the annual Children’s Ball at Children’s Hospital, the Boys & Girls Club of Alexandria and Autism Speaks. Lindsay Automotive Group has also been a platinum sponsor of the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce, and annually sponsors the Alexandria Scottish Christmas Walk and Life with Cancer golf tournament for INOVA Hospital. Through charitable donations, sponsorships and program advertisements, Lindsay supports many public and private events and activities in the greater Washington, D.C. area.