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Hassett Helps Out-Of-Town Nurse!

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May 1, 2020

One Facebook post started a chain of events that helped a nurse from Iowa, whose 2020 Ford Fusion car keys were accidentally thrown in the trash this weekend.

Amber Rock left her husband and two kids in Iowa to come and work at North Shore Plainview Hospital as a travelling nurse to help during the Corona virus pandemic. As she was leaving from her shift at the hospital, she realized her bag with her keys was missing. Amber now had no way to get back to the motel she is staying at and had no idea where to start to get new keys for the car.  Her c-worker, Steve Clarke, put out a Facebook post asking if anyone could help her.

Karen Fatta, our Office Manager at Hassett, saw the post on her neighbors Facebook feed on Sunday night. She immediately called, Marc Zergebel, Hassett’s VP/General Manager, and told him of Amber’s problem. Marc said to have her car towed to the dealership Monday morning. Service & Parts hooked the car up to the computer to program a new key. By the end of the day, Amber had her new set of keys! Karen went a step further and delivered the car to Amber that night.

Marc Zergebel was so moved that Amber left her family in Iowa to come to Long Island, that he offered to replace her keys at no charge!  “Hassett was happy to do our part and help Amber out in these difficult times”. Needless to say, Amber was very grateful.

Check out the article on Newsday.com https://tinyurl.com/ybf5fg8q

EVERYONE GETS WHAT THEY WANT

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December 22, 2019

So…what will you be getting as gifts this year? Another tie or scarf, perhaps? How about a wall-mounted fish that sings?  Maybe this holiday, you’ll finally get that “Chia Pet” you never wanted.

C’mon…it’s the holiday season. Your holiday season. If you don’t get yourself the really incredible gift your heart desires, chances are really good you won’t get it at all.

Wantagh Chamber Of Commerce St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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March 21, 2019

We had a great time at the Wantagh Chamber of Commerce 1st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 17th! Riding in the parade was our all new 2019 Subaru Outback Touring driven by our Business Manager, James DiGiovanna and the all new 2019 Ford Mustang Convertible driven by Sales Manager, Matt Fusco and his son Landon. Our Sales Consultant, John Fanuzzi drove his award-winning 1966 Ford Mustang Convertible.

Matt & James also participated in the John Murray Jr. Grand Marshall Dinner hosted by the Wantagh Chamber of Commerce on March 13th. We are very honored to be a part of this prestigious organization and look forward to being involved in future events!