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Planet Automotive Group Supports Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina


March 11, 2013


Charlotte, NC

Planet Automotive Group is making a huge difference by helping to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.  For the month or March 2013, Planet Automotive Group is donating $200.00 per new Mitsubishi car sold to Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina.

Best known for giving customers great deals on cars and for their exceptional customer service, Planet Automotive Group is now giving to help children receive their one true wish! Planet Automotive Group is proud to be one of the premier auto dealerships in North Carolina, offering drivers in Charlotte and the surrounding communities Mitsubishi’s full lineup of new cars, and SUVs. Planet Automotive Group also offers high-end pre-owned luxury vehicles in addition to a variety other pre-owned vehicles from many other automakers. They even operate a Buy Here Pay Here facility.

Planet Automotive Group prides itself on involvement in the community, and it’s why they’re very pleased to announce their involvement with Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina. Planet Automotive group is hoping to make a big impact by donating $200.00 for every new car sold during the month of March to Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina.

Helmi Felfel, owner of Planet Automotive Group feels that working with wish children is extremely gratifying. “It’s incredibly rewarding that through our vehicle sales, we are able to add some happiness and improve the wellbeing of so many kids with life-threatening medical conditions,” says Felfel. “I speak on behalf of Planet Automotive Group employees when I say we feel privileged and honored to be able to enhance the lives of these children. It feels wonderful to be involved in making a difference for the wish kids and their families.”

“We are happy to join Make-A-Wish’s mission of improving lives, by helping wish children and helping to fund Make-A-Wish.  I feel honored to be a part of this great cause. We are trying to do everything we can to create awareness about the incredible fight these children are in for their own survival. We’re happy to help them fight and to make a difference in their lives.” said Laura Felfel, of Planet Automotive Group.

Planet Automotive group is delighted to support Make-A-Wish through its new Mitsubishi car sales and is pleased to simultaneously help drivers get into vehicles that they’ll love. Planet Automotive Group urges all to visit the dealership to try out their cars, trucks, and SUVs, or to learn more about the dealership and their involvement with Make-A-Wish as well as many other community oriented causes.

About Make-A-Wish®: The Make-A-Wish Foundation was founded in 1980, with the goal of granting the wishes of children who are battling life-threatening medical conditions. Make-A-Wish Central & Western North Carolina's mission is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Founded by Dr. Jerry Clark, the chapter was chartered in 1985 and was originally called the Charlotte Clark Chapter in honor Dr. Clarks' first wife, whom he lost to cancer. Make-A-Wish Central & Western North Carolina covers the state from Burlington (Alamance County) through the 51 counties to the west. The local Make-A-Wish chapter maintains offices in Charlotte & Greensboro.  It began with one boy, but the Foundation has since touched the lives of more than 250,000 worldwide, enriching their lives during times of trial and need. The organization fulfills its goal with help from more than 25,000 volunteers who work as fundraisers, events assistance, wish granters, and in a variety of other capacities.

About Planet Automotive Group: Planet Automotive Group is your premier automotive dealer in the Charlotte area. At Planet Automotive Group, we make buying a quality used cars easy, we have a knowledgeable friendly sales staff and attractive financing options. Planet Automotive Group is proud to be one stop the solution for all of your car buying needs. At Planet Automotive Group, we strive to always deliver a superior buying experience. Customer service is our number one concern. Planet Automotive Group wishes to earn your business for life. We know the only way to do that is to prove to you how important you are to us as a customer. Please come in and let us show you why we think you should drive Planet for life.

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