Farmer Auto Village

General Community Support

The wider group also supports a whole cross section of general community organizations and charities.

Typically support involves providing organisations with

  • Access to our data base
  • Vehicle support
  • Sponsorship
  • Use of our facilities
  • Piggy backing off our marketing activity
  • Leverage of our vehicle launch events

2007-2009 community engagement

  • Bethlehem College - held fund raising evening to assist in the fundraising of the new performing arts centre.
  • Various Bowling Clubs, Tauranga region – sponsorship in return for vehicle display and speaking.
  • Variety Club – hosting annual variety club fundraising dinner in showroom. Use of car wash for charity fundraising.
  • Surf lifesaving - provided vehicles and individual sponsorship.
  • Tauranga Girls High Rowing – provided vehicle for team travel.
  • Kiwi Can – held live debate in showroom followed with auction of items for charity.
  • Waipuna Hospice - support with vehicles.
  • Homes of Home – FAV’s key charity partner - involved in our opening over 1000 attendees art auction raised over 10K.
  • Relay for life – supply of co-ordinators vehicle.
  • Art exhibition – in conjunction with Breast Cancer NZ
  • Rotary Club – Antiques Fair sponsorship luxury car for the weekend, and guest speaker.
  • Probus Club – provide our printing facilities for newsletter and guest speaker.
  • Sport BOP – provided monetary support for ‘Live to Play”.
  • Tauranga Garden and Arts Festival – Supply of vehicle as well as hosting opening event.
  • Tauranga Arts Festival – supply of cars for the event.
  • Acorn Distribution Function – Hosted annual distribution evening.
  • Christmas in the Bay – provided vehicle to co-ordinator.
  • Brain Watkins House Fundraiser – hosted special evening for the protection of this building.