Subaru "Share the Love" Donations Reach $25 Million

             Subaru "Share the Love" Donations Reach $25 Million

-- Subaru owners generate just over $5 million in charitable donations in
fifth-annual "Share the Love" event

-- $25 million donated to charities over the last five years

PR Newswire

CHERRY HILL, N.J., Feb. 15, 2013

CHERRY HILL, N.J., Feb. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. today
announced it has donated $25 million to nonprofits over the past five years
through its signature "Share the Love" event. During the "Share the Love"
event held at the end of each year, Subaru donates $250 for every new Subaru
vehicle sold or leased. Customers who purchase or lease a vehicle during that
period select one of five charities to receive the donation. The fifth-annual
"Share the Love" event will deliver donations to following charities:

  oAlzheimer's Association®
  oThe ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to
    Animals®)
  oMake-A-Wish®
  oMeals On Wheels Association of America®
  oUSO

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The charitable contributions from "Share the Love" have funded a diverse range
of projects including wish-granting, meal delivery to senior citizens, animal
health services, Alzheimer's research, and support for military members and
their families.

"We are honored to be able to support both our owners' passions and the work
of these amazing organizations," said Subaru Chief Marketing Officer Dean
Evans. "'Share the Love' is a very special event and Subaru is proud to have
donated $25 million over the last five years."

In addition to the 2012 "Share the Love" partners, Subaru owners have also
delivered support to the following organization in prior years: the Boys &
Girls Club, Habitat for Humanity, National Wildlife Federation, Big Brothers
Big Sisters, the Ocean conservancy, American Forests and Special Olympics.

About Subaru of America, Inc.
Subaru of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries
Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J., the company markets and
distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of more
than 600 dealers across the United States. All Subaru products are
manufactured in zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana
Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated
a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For
additional information visit www.subaru.com. Media can visit
www.media.subaru.com

Michael McHale
Subaru of America, Inc.
856-488-3326
mmchale@subaru.com

Sheriece Matias
Subaru of America, Inc.
410-972-9177
smat@subaru.com

SOURCE Subaru of America, Inc.

Website: http://www.subaru.com
 
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