Registration is Now Open to Enter the 2013 Strive 2 Drive Academic Initiative

Vancouver, WA, February 24, 2013 --( Registration for the 2013 Strive 2 Drive academic initiative is now open. Current high school students in the Portland/Vancouver/Longview markets wishing to enter into Strive 2 Drive should go to

Strive 2 Drive recognizes both GPA increases from the first to second semester as well as overall GPA successes. At the end of the school year, contest winners will be selected at an open forum event at Washington State University Vancouver The grand prizewinner will have the option of selecting one of eight new vehicles or $15,000 donated by Dick Hannah Dealerships. The program is open to all students that have met the qualifications and there is no cost to participate. Details, contest rules and answers to general questions are located at

Family owned since 1949, Dick Hannah Dealerships is dedicated to providing excellent customer service, maintaining a positive and productive work environment, and conducting business in a way that promotes the highest principles of integrity and ethical behavior. Dick Hannah Dealerships feature franchise auto dealers selling both new cars and used cars through their Acura, Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Subaru, Toyota-Scion and Volkswagen Dealerships. As one of the largest privately owned auto dealer groups in the state of Washington, Dick Hannah Dealerships is also setting the standard for environmental best practices for automobile dealerships. Teaming up with the National Arbor Day Foundation, Dick Hannah Dealerships plants a tree with every car they sell. So far over 79,000 trees have been planted. To learn more visit

For more information please contact:
Kent VanArnam
Director of Marketing
Dick Hannah Dealerships
Sonja Stevenson