Drive for Education Anchorage

Kendall Toyota of Anchorage celebrated their second annual Drive for Education scholarship program on Thursday, May 11, at a grand finale held at the dealership. The Drive for Education Program awarded 10 local high school seniors with $1,000 scholarships, and one student won a new 2017 Toyota Corolla.

To qualify for the scholarships, students needed to:

  • Graduate in 2017
  • Have a 3.0 Grade Point Average on a 4.0 Scale
  • Have done at least 15 hours of community service in the last year

All applicants attended the grand finale at Kendall Toyota of Anchorage, where their names were entered into a drawing to determine the 10 scholarship winners. The 10 scholarship winners were then asked to draw one of 10 keys from a bowl. Only one of those keys was the lucky match to start the brand new 2017 Toyota Corolla. The lucky winner was Kaylee Garner a student at Dimond High School.

The ten scholarship winners were:

  1. Kaylee Garner, Dimond High School
  2. Leah Pacarro, Service High School
  3. Noah Furneri, Grace Christian
  4. Jessica Lee, Service High School
  5. Isabel Balsimelli, West High School
  6. Magdalen York, West High School
  7. Eric Hollman, Homeschool
  8. Paul Shin, West High School
  9. Dominique Cruz, West High School
  10. Ben Talotta, Eagle River High School

Alaska Run for Women

Kendall VW of Anchorage is thrilled to partner with Alaska Run for Women on June 10. The mission of the Alaska Run for Women is to raise money for awareness of breast cancer and women’s health. This is accomplished through the annual women’s run/walk event that serves as a vehicle for fundraising, participation, awareness and competition. 

Kendall VW of Anchorage is excited to donate a 2016 convertible VW bug to the raffle to raise money for the Alaska Run for Women. To buy raffle tickets for the car and many other great prizes click here or register for the 2017 Alaska Run for Women Event by clicking here.

Mat-Su Miners 

Kendall Ford of Wasilla and the Mat-Su Miners are partnering to collect much-needed peanut butter for the Mat-Su Food Bank. From now until August 1, bring a jar of peanut butter to the baseball game, and you will receive one free admission!

Help Kendall Ford of Wasilla provide peanut butter to the Mat-Su Food Bank. To learn more about the Mat-Su Miners and to check out their schedule click here

Midnight Sun Festival 

Downtown Fairbanks will host the 36th Annual Midnight Sun Festival, June 18 from 12 p.m. to midnight! Kendall Toyota of Fairbanks and Kendall Kia/Mazda of Fairbanks are excited to be a part of this amazing and fun event.

You can expect more than 150 vendors and 30 live performances, ranging from local vendors to food trucks and more. To learn more about the Midnight Sun Festival and check out the schedule click here

Mark Eliason 3-Club Golf Classic

Join Kendall Lexus of Alaska and Junior Achievement of Alaska for the 29th Annual Mark Eliason 3-Club Golf Classic. The golf tournament will be held June 20 at the Anchorage Golf Course. All proceeds will benefit Junior Achievement of Alaska's statewide K-12 economic education programs, benefitting 12,900 students in 53 Alaskan communities.

You can also purchase raffle tickets for the chance to win two tickets to compete in the 2017 Lexus Champions for Charity National Championship in Pebble Beach. To sign up and participate in the golf tournament click here

Lexus LC500 Car Launch

Experience Lexus like never before. Kendall Lexus of Alaska will be featuring the first-ever LC 500 at our limited preview event. This exclusive launch party allows you to come see the new high-performance coupe for yourself, take a seat in the luxurious interior, and hear the 471-horsepower engine run. You won't want to miss this opportunity!

Come see the new LC 500 and enjoy complimentary hors d’ oeuvres, beer, and wine.

Friday, June 9, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Unveiling at 7 p.m.

Kendall Lexus of Alaska

6930 Old Seward Hwy.

Anchorage, AK 99518

RSVP to or (907) 264-5541

Kenai River Festival

Join Kendall Auto Kenai and Kenai Watershed Forum to celebrate the Kenai River at a three-day festival, June 9 – 11. The Kenai River Festival will feature live music, local vendors, a beer and wine garden, food and fun kid activities. Stop by the Kendall booth to enter to win a fishing rod for your child.

To learn more about the Kenai Watershed Forum and the upcoming Kenai River Festival click here

Alaska Scottish Highland Games

Kendall Toyota of Anchorage is excited to be a part of the 36th Annual Alaska Scottish Highland Games, June 24, at the Palmer Fair Grounds. The Alaska Scottish Games honors Scottish traditions by holding heavy-event athletic competitions, Celtic dance demonstrations, piping and drumming competitions and inviting clans to set up a tent in the Celtic Village.

You will not want to miss this fun and exciting event. To buy tickets for the Alaska Scottish Highland Games visit the following locations:

  • Celtic Treasures
  • The Book Shelf
  • Fireside Books

Peninsula Oilers

Kendall Ford of Kenai and the Peninsula Oilers are partnering to collect much-needed peanut butter for the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank. Bring a jar of peanut butter to the Kendall Night at the Peninsula Oilers game, June 23, and you will receive one free admission!

Help Kendall Ford of Kenai provide peanut butter to the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank. To learn more about the Peninsula Oilers and to check out their schedule click here