Contribute to the Community

Bess Wills, General Manager of Gresham FordBess had the vision from her first involvement at Gresham Ford in 2003, that she wanted to give back to the community.  Using the dealership as a vehicle to make the Gresham Community a better place has become her passion over the years.  

Gresham Ford is blessed to have the support of it's customers and staff enabling the continuation of support throughout the year and for so many causes. 



How You Can Support Your Community

These are year round options available to all customers.  Just remember to tell the Cashier or Finance Manager at the end of your transaction.

Service Tithe

When you visit the Gresham Ford Service Center or the Gresham Quick Lane you can ask to have 10% repair order donated to your favorite church, charity or non-profit.  This offer is mutually exclusive from coupons, sales and other offers.  Donations are limited to $100 per repair order.  

Sales Tithe

When you purchase any new or used vehicle, Gresham Ford will donate $100 to your favorite non-profit.  Just ask your Finance Manager at the end of your transaction.  

Let's Partner to Make Gresham Better

We love learning about the Charities and Non-Profits that you are passionate about.  Let us know how we can help your favorite charity.  We have developed programs like our Drive 4 UR School and Drive 4 UR Community to better serve local non-profits brought to us by our loyal customers.  We often share advertising dollars to help spread the word about fundraising opportunities.  Just reach out to our Community Relations Manager, Amy Tipsord or General Manager, Bess Wills.  
2017 Tithe Donations
$11,960.87 was donated to 156 local charities in 2017 thru the Contribute to the Community Tithe Program.
2018 Tithe Donations
Karen R. started off the year right with a service on her vehicle and a tithe request to Abundant Life Church for $23.68.  Adventures with Kringles received a $100 donation when Fredrick G purchased a vehicle.  Just like Apple of his Eye Charity also received a $100 donation when Richard and Sara W purchased a vehicle. Mary M requested that her purchase tithe of $100 be donated to the Crisis Pregnancy Center of Sandy.  John L had his $100 tithe donation sent to the Disabled American Veterans when he purchased a vehicle.  Doctors without Borders received a $100 donation when Linda O. purchased a vehicle and requested that her tithe be provided to her favorite charity. 

In the first quarter of 2018, the Contribute to the Community program has donated $2,683.71 to 32 different charities across the Portland Metro area.  We are so grateful to learn about the charities that are important to our community and get involved in their support.  

Gresham Ford loves learning more about local charities that have made a difference in the lives of fellow community members.  Barry and Toni  requested their service tithe be sent to the Ebetsu Sister City Association.  Rod E requested that his vehicle purchase tithe be given to My Father's House while Sara H. gave her purchase tithe to the Oregon Humane Society.

When you purchase or service your vehicle at Gresham Ford ask for your Tithe Donation be given to your favorite charity and become part of the Contribute to the Community Program.  Thank you for helping to make our community a better place!

Learn More About the Contribute to the Community Program


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  • Tuesday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sunday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm