TOTAL DONATED (as of 01/2020): $3,200

As of 1/31/2020 we have concluded our giving back campaign! Thank you to all of the customers who's purchases of a new vehicle gave back to needy families in the area!

  • Charity: Water (Dedicated to bringing clean, safe water to areas across the world)
  • Northern IL Food Bank
  • Horizon House Peru
  • Autism Foundation of Illinois Valley
  • IVAR (Illinois Valley Animal Rescue)
  • St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis (in honor of Ben Bokus)
  • Karl's Krusaders (in honor of Karl Soliman)
  • Central Illinois Easter Seals
  • Mendota Christian Food Pantry
  • Mendota Special Olympics
  • Illinois Valley PADS (helping homeless families and individuals)
  • Upper Illinois Valley Relay for Life
  • MASS (Mendota Area Senior Services)
  • Abigail Women's Clinic Mendota
  • Mendota Optimist Club
  • Wounded Warriors
  • Nightengale's Mendota
  • Mendota Museum & Historical Society
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Alzheimer's Association
  • Salvation Army


Schimmer Ford

911 Shooting Park Road
Directions Peru, IL 61354

  • Sales: 855-965-1554
  • Service: 855-997-2195
  • Parts: 855-997-2195


Jan 13th, 2020

We had a lot of donations to send out, and have already delivered most of them, with more going out today, including $300 to IVAR, $300 to Illinois Valley Pads, $200 to the Autism Foundation of Illinois Valley, $300 to the Alzheimer's Association, $100 to Nightengale's of Mendota, and $100 to the Ronald McDonald House!

Jan 05th, 2020

We had a great December, with a total of $3,200 in donations made! Thank you to all our new car purchasers in December! We couldn't do this without you!