CARSTAR Calgary locations raise $10,000 for Cystic Fibrosis Canada


By CRM Staff Calgary, Alberta — November 23, 2017 — It’s the season for giving, and CARSTAR’s collision repairers in Calgary have pulled together to raise $10,000 for Cycstic Fibrosis Canada. The bodyshops joined the Canadian Football League’s Calgary Stampeders to support the local community through its ‘Catch for a Cure’ campaign. CARSTAR’s locations donated […]

CARSTAR celebrates 20 years of partnership with Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Volunteers at CARSTAR Brampton during CARSTAR's annual Soaps It Up carwash. CARSTAR and partners across the country come together every year to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.

Hamilton, Ontario — July 10, 2017 — CARSTAR Canada and Cystic Fibrosis Canada are celebrating their 20th anniversary of partnership. The partnership began in 1997 when a franchise partner’s granddaughter was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. Since then, CARSTAR and its partners have raised over $3 million for Cystic Fibrosis Canada. CARSTAR Canada reports that donations […]

CARSTAR hosts fundraising event on behalf of Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Industry stakeholders at CARSTAR's 3rd Annual Premier event. The event helped to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.

Ottawa, Ontario — March 13, 2017 — CARSTAR recently hosted its 3rd Annual Premier event at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa. The event helped to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Canada, a national charitable not-for-profit corporation committed to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis (CF). This event was attended by CARSTAR’s area franchisees and […]

CARSTAR raises funds for Cystic Fibrosis at annual golf tournament

Presenting the latest donation to Cystic Fibrosis Canada. From left: Michael Macaluso, President of CARSTAR North America, Christine Martysiewicz of Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Madison and McKayla, and Sam Mercanti and Colson Cole of CARSTAR. Madison (15) and McKayla (13) are sisters who were diagnosed with CF at birth. They have spoken at the CARSTAR golf tournaments for the last several years and inspired attendees with their resilience and courage.

Hamilton, Ontario — June 23, 2016 — Early summer is a great time to hit the links, and it’s even better when you can do it for a good cause. The 23rd annual CARSTAR Charity Golf Classic took place at Glendale Golf & Country Club in Hamilton. bringing together CARSTAR franchise partners, insurance and vendor […]

Waterdown Collision raises money for CF research with Dante’s Puddle Jumpers

A selection of photos from Dante's Puddle Jumper charity car wash at Waterdown Collision. Check out the gallery below for more!

By Mike Davey Waterdown, Ontario — May 9, 2016 — Suds were flying this weekend at Waterdown Collision. The facility, owned and operated by Max DiFelice, hosted the annual fundraising event for Dante’s Puddle Jumpers Charity Car Wash. The fundraiser is in support of cystic fibrosis research. It’s a cause that hits close to home […]