The 2021 Subaru Love Promise Customer and Community Commitment Award

The 2021 Subaru Love Promise Customer and Community Commitment Award

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

We're honored to receive the 2021 Subaru Love Promise Customer and Community Commitment Award. This award nationally recognizes elite Subaru retailers who provide an exceptional customer experience at every interaction with Subaru. These retailers have also demonstrated an outstanding commitment to supporting passions and causes in their local communities in important areas such as the environment, community, health, education, and pets.

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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 Gillman Subaru Southwest 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.

Greyhound Pets of America Houston Chapter

Buffalo Bayou Partnership

Did Gillman Subaru Southwest 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 Gillman Subaru Southwest

Subaru and Gillman Subaru Southwest 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

Subaru Share the Love - Leigh M

We are truly honored to work with Gillman Subaru Houston Southwest on this successful program and greatly appreciate all of the efforts of your extraordinary team! The generous campaign donations received will allow for the continued care and activation of the 10-mile stretch of the bayou that flows from Shepherd Drive, through the heart of downtown into the East End, and onto the Port of Houston Turning Basin. With committed friends like you lending a hand, our non-profit organization maintains green spaces including Buffalo Bayou Park, develops hike and bike trails, plans for new parks, and removes trash and debris from the waterway. BBP also engages tens of thousands of visitors each year through unique tours, public art, volunteer activities, and wide-ranging programs and events including the annual Regatta. Thank you once again for partnering with us, and we look forward to continuing our transformational work with Buffalo Bayou with you and Gillman Subaru.

Subaru Share the Love

Gillman provides blankets during historic storm - Isha D

The week of February 15th, Houston had a storm of the century. Days without electricity or water with temperatures below freezing for multiple days. As part of the Subaru Loves to Care Initiative, Gillman Subaru Houston presented blankets to the residents of The Turning Point Center. The center houses 70 residences with the goal of providing a variety of supportive services to help return the homeless elderly to society. The blankets provided an extra layer of warmth for everyone during this major storm in our community.

Turning Point Center
Gillman provides blankets during historic storm

Major Milestones Reached Thanks to Gillman Subaru - Jessica M

Thanks to the dedication of friends like Gillman Subaru-Houston Southwest, Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP) has been successfully transforming Houston’s historic waterway for over thirty years. With the donations received from Subaru’s Share the Love event, Buffalo Bayou Partnership recently reached these major milestones: • Continued maintenance and operations of the 160-acre Buffalo Bayou Park and received the prestigious Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence 2019 Silver Medal Prize. • Presented the art installation Carlos Cruz-Diez at the Cistern (May 2018-April 2019) that attracted over 36,000 patrons. • Exhibited the New Monuments for New Cities collaborative public art installation with the High Line Network from February to August 2019 in Buffalo Bayou Park. • Attracted over 17,000 visitors to Buffalo Bayou, in addition to thousands of recreational users, by presenting numerous events, including an annual Regatta sponsored by Gillman Subaru; pontoon boat tours; walking tours; wellness activities and programs. • Engaged 2,500 volunteers in cleanup and restoration activities. • Completed planning and design for a downtown trail linking Allen’s Landing to McKee Street and also completed planning and design with CenterPoint for a trail segment connecting downtown trails into the East End. • Continued sponsorship of the Clean & Green Program where community service workers remove litter and debris from Buffalo Bayou, its tributaries and the Port of Houston. Approximately 12 miles of the waterway were maintained and over 1,500 cubic yards of trash and debris collected. Through its efforts to revitalize and activate Houston’s most significant natural resource, Buffalo Bayou Partnership is strengthening public health, spurring economic development, preserving the environmental and cultural history of Houston for generations to come, and stimulating a true renewal of our civic commons.

Buffalo Bayou Partnership
Major Milestones Reached Thanks to Gillman Subaru

Friends for Life Partnership - Lena L

Gillman Subaru Southwest has been an incredible partner for the last two years. Between the latest #Share the Love event, and naming Friends for Life as a beneficiary of their Grand Opening Event, the team at Gillman Subaru share their love for the Houston community. We are excited to have them on-board to sponsor this weekend's Drive-Thru Clinic + pet Food Bank. The clinic provides free wellness checks, vaccinations, preventatives, testing, and food to those struggling to care for their pets. Things can feel uncertain minute to minute these days, and it's easy to get lost in all of this. We're so humbled to have a partner who helps alleviate some of the burden on families, as we get them services that help all of Houston. That's #unsheltered work. That's what is means to #BeUnsheltered.

Friends for Life
Friends for Life Partnership

Gillman Subaru Grand Opening and Pet Adoption Even - Heather M

Friends For Life participated in the Gillman Subaru Big Event Grand Opening! This event gave our organization a lot of exposure and introduced people to our no-kill shelter model in Houston designed to save animals regardless of their breed, age or condition. We had quite a few people inquire about both the adoptable dogs and cats at the event. Our animals loved playing with all of the attendees in the specially designed Subaru Loves Pets Dog Park!

Gillman Subaru Grand Opening and Pet Adoption Even

Gillman Subaru walks w/ AIDS Foundation Houston - Lauren B

On March 3rd Gillman Subaru South and thousands of Houstonians teamed up with the AIDS Foundation Houston to end HIV/AIDS. The walk was held at Sam Houston Race Park and Gillman Subaru came out to show their support. Our event raises money to support local AIDS organizations. HIV/AIDS is a global epidemic, but hope beings at the local level and Gillman Subaru proved that. Thank you to Gillman Subaru for being a cooperate sponsor and being passionate about our cause!

Gillman Subaru walks w/ AIDS Foundation Houston

Gillman gives Blanket of Hope - Houston Methodist - Julie M

Through the "Subaru Loves to Care" initiative and Subaru South's partnership with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, they dropped off "Blankets of Hope to the Houston Methodist Cancer Center. These blankets serve as a sign of encouragement to patients in the cancer center. The blankets will be donated to Houston Methodist patients in the Hematology Oncology clinic as well as other areas. Thank you Gillman Subaru!

Gillman gives Blanket of Hope - Houston Methodist

Gillman Subaru Delivers Books to MCMS - Tammy G

On October 4th the staff of Gillman Subaru South dropped off books at Missouri City Middle School. Gillman Subaru staff explored the library and presented the new books to our student library assistant. Gillman Subaru donated books that will further advance our students knowledge on various science topics. Books covered topics such as: the future of whales, the history behind Apollo 8 and the hidden stories behind our global structures. Thank you, Gillman Subaru!

Gillman Subaru Delivers Books to MCMS

Friends for Life Adoption Event - Lena L

At Friends for Life, every animal matters! Friends for Life provides a no-kill shelter model to Houston- saving animals regardless of their breed, age or condition. Gillman Subaru and Friends for Life partnered for the Dog Days of Summer Adoption Event on June 8th. Customers and their furry friends enjoyed a day of James Coney Island and Snow Cones!

Friends for Life
Friends for Life Adoption Event

Gillman Subaru Delivers Warmth to Patients - Ashlee V

On July 25th, the staff at Gillman Subaru delivered blankets as a symbol of not only warmth but hope to patients at Houston Methodist hospital in the Houston Medical Center. The staff met with 2 Houston Methodist blood cancer doctors during the blanket delivery who thanked the staff for this great gift for their patients. The blankets will be delivered to patients at Houston Methodists in the Hematology Oncology outpatient clinic and Bone Marrow Transplant area of the inpatient clinic.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Gillman Subaru Delivers Warmth to Patients