Berlin City Auto Group Donates $49,217 to Local Schools & Organizations Through the Keep Driving Foundation


Keep Driving Foundation


PORTLAND, ME – March 5, 2024 – Berlin City Auto Group is proud to announce its 2023 grant donation of $49,217 awarded through its supporting partnership with the Keep Driving Foundation. The Keep Driving Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization continues the long history of its flagship program, Drive for Education, remaining steadfast in its commitment to build a stronger, more equitable future together. Congratulations to the following grant recipients.

MAINE – $28,107
An Angel’s Wing Inc.
Edgecomb Elementary School
Greene Central School
Chelsea Elementary / Middle School
Locker Project
Wild Seed Project
RSU 10
An Angel’s Wing Inc.
Edward Fenn Elementary School
Gundalow Company
Josiah Bartlett Elementary School
Kenneth A Brett School Music Department
Mount Washington Observatory
SAU #58 at Groveton High School
Stark Village School
White Mountains Regional School District
VERMONT – $6,200
Chamberlin School
Guilford Central School
Bellow Free Academy
Rick Marcotte Central School
Vermont Virtual Learning Cooperative | River Valley

Keep Driving Foundation

“This truly is one of our favorite days of the year. We are so excited to be able present each grant recipient their check and hear about the impact these funds will have on their organization. Seeing the smiles on their faces is something we look forward to every year and reminds us why we love what we do here at Berlin City. We are stronger when we work together as a community and we are honored to be able to do our part to give back,” said Yegor Malinovskii, President of Berlin City Auto Group.

Since 2011, Berlin City Auto Group’ flagship program has successfully donated over $1 million to support local initiatives and organizations, marking a significant achievement in its commitment to our local communities.

“Achieving the milestone of $1 million in donations is not just a number; it represents countless stories of transformation, resilience, and hope,” said Dawn Skeen, President of the Keep Driving Foundation. “We are immensely grateful to our partners, associates, and community members who have been instrumental in helping us reach this remarkable point in our journey.”

About the Keep Driving Foundation

Dedicated to making a positive impact in our local communities, the Keep Driving Foundation is steadfast in its commitment to drive change and foster a brighter future. Our focus is on empowering communities through strategic partnerships with local food banks nationwide and by facilitating donations to local schools throughout the academic year. Through these initiatives, we aim to drive meaningful change, uplift communities, and contribute to the overall betterment of the areas we call home. Education plays an important role in equipping our youth with the essential skills, confidence, and resilience necessary to navigate the complexities of the world. At the heart of our mission is a firm belief in enriching the lives of children through educational empowerment and foundational support. Our Educational initiative is locally targeted, and classroom focused, enabling area schools to receive donations during the school year that directly impact the students, the school’s facilities, and the teachers. We believe that every child holds a key to our future. We are committed to supporting opportunities for them to reach their full potential and Keep Driving for a better tomorrow.

To learn more about the Keep Driving Foundation and its impactful work, or to apply for funding, visit