Terry Atamian of Tewksbury Teams Up With Big Papi To Help Children In Need
TEWKSBURY, MASSACHUSETTS (Online PR News) – Terry Atamian, President of Atamian Volkswagen & Honda of Tewksbury, MA recently donated over $10,000 to The David Ortiz Children’s Fund, which provides crucial pediatric care to children in New England and The Dominican Republic and The World Child Project, the leading marketplace for non-profit fundraising. Mr. Atamian, along with Emily Manion, Director of Community Relations, traveled to The Dominican Republic where they participated in Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz’s Celebrity Golf Classic to raise funds for children.
Terry Atamian has also long been active in numerous community and charitable activities through the years, including the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, The Genesis Fund, Cam Neely Foundation and Tewksbury, Falmouth and Lowell youth organizations.
At the event, Mr. Terry Atamian played in a foursome including Former MLB and Red Sox Pitcher Luis Tiant, with great results. Ms. Manion was paired up with Red Sox Hall of Famer Jim Rice, as well as Toronto Blue Jays slugger, Jose Bautista. Her team finished third place overall at the event.
“I was thrilled to be part of this event. The David Ortiz Celebrity Golf Classic held in Cap Cana is a wonderful opportunity to connect a New England Community with The Dominican Republic as they share a common bond: the need for assistance in providing care for children in a hospital setting.” says Manion.
“David Ortiz is a wonderful leader in these efforts and his passion for the children is quite apparent. He brought together many teammates, as well as other professional athletes and personalities that feel the same drive to support kids for a worthy cause that really makes a difference.”
Atamian has been committed to numerous charitable causes, mostly within his own community, but felt this donation had more far-reaching effects. “I’m honored to make a contribution to organizations like The David Ortiz Children’s Fund and Charity Folks,” says Atamian. “Helping others has always been a priority to my family and me. This seemed like an excellent way to reach out beyond the confines of my own backyard.”
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About Atamian Volkswagen & Honda:
The Volkswagen and Honda franchises are operated at 150 Main Street, Tewksbury, MA, which occupy land from Route 38 to I- 495 in Massachusetts. It remains a family business with Bob and Virginia Atamian as Dealer Principals since 1968. Bob has since been joined by his sons Robby and Terry and by his grandson Benjamin, who represents the 4th generation of Atamians in the business.