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Each month, Gilmour Motors Suzuki gives $250 to a charity, school or preschool nominated by its customers.
The Giving Back draw is made on the first working day of every month. Find more details here.

Announcements are made here, in the Otago Daily Times and on our Facebook page

Previous Year's donations
2016 Giving Back draw donations
2015 Giving Back draw donations

2017 Giving Back Draw Donations & Prize Draw Winners

January 2017

NZ LandSAR Search Dogs
Nominated by Sonia Evers

Our first Giving Back donation for 2017 has gone to NZ LandSAR Search Dogs - many thanks to Dermot, Sonia and Emma for your visit with your happy, smiling dogs - it was a pleasure to meet you all. Thanks again to Sonia for nominating LandSAR for the January draw.

February 2017

Otago SPCA
Nominated by Rodham Mathias

It was a pleasure to meet Sophie McSkimming, CEO of Otago SPCA, and to visit the building site of the new SPCA building, recipients of our February Giving Back donation.

March 2017

Multiple Sclerosis Otago
Nominated by Lynda Cleave

Thank you very much to Peter Roy, Pam Stow, and Roger Pryde for accepting our March Giving Back donation on behalf of the Otago Multiple Sclerosis Society. It was wonderful to meet you all.


April 2017

Autism Otago
Nominated by Bob McEntyre

It was lovely to meet Sharon Oliver, Autism NZ Otago Outreach Coordinator, and Dane Dougan – the New Zealand CEO of Autism NZ, recipients of our Giving Back donation for April 2017.


May 2017

Presbyterian Support Dunedin
Nominated by Peter Strang

Thank you to Deb Gelling for kindly accepting our May Giving Back donation on behalf of Presbyterian Support Otago.

June 2017

Otago Medical Research Foundation
Nominated by Arnold Jones

Thank you to Susan Sims for kindly dropping in to accept our June Giving Back donation on behalf of the Otago Medical Research Foundation.

July 2017  

The Dunedin Night Shelter Trust
Nominated by Patricia Houston

It was lovely to meet David Brown, Chair of the Night Shelter Trust Dunedin - thank you for accepting the Giving Back donation for July 2017 on behalf of the Night Shelter.


August 2017

Cancer Society Dunedin
Nominated by Norman Eade

It was a pleasure to visit Daffodil House to meet CEO of the Cancer Society Dunedin, Rachael Hart, who accepted our Giving Back donation for August. Daffodil House, operated by the Cancer Society in Dunedin since 1989, is a home away from home for out-of-town cancer patients and their partners.


September 2017

St John Gore - fabulous new Ambulance Station
Nominated by Bev Cruickshank


October 2017

Otago Rescue Helicopter Trust
Nominated by Louise Freeman


November 2017

Animal Rescue Network NZ
Nominated by Ashley Symes

December 2017        

Dog Rescue Dunedin
Nominated by Taylor Smith

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