Les Eck with Octavio Ramos Octavio Ramos had the winning ticket. He has twin girls that attend St. Anne Catholic Church School of Wichita. Father David of St Anne’s said they sold 750 tickets to raise funds for updated text books and school technology. Les Eck of Rusty Eck Ford thanked everyone that participated this …Continue reading "2013 Adopt-a-School Car Drawing Winner"
The Wichita Branch NAACP hosted its 94th annual Freedom Fund Banquet on October 26 to honor esteemed community leaders. The event raises support for programs and services the NAACP provides to the Wichita community. Les Eck, president and owner of Rusty Eck Ford, was awarded Person of the Year. According to NAACP, “This award is …Continue reading "Les Eck named Wichita NAACP Person of the Year"
Fire-damaged College Hill Elementary has received a boost from Rusty Eck Ford, which is donating $200 to every teacher and $5,000 to the school library. Les Eck, Owner and President of Rusty Eck Ford, said he wanted to comfort and encourage the teachers who lost years of supplies in the fire.Continue reading "College Hill teachers get a boost from Rusty Eck Ford"
A six-month component called Transitional Work Experience program puts participants to work for contracted employers or the VA itself. The employment helps them develop job skills, good work habits, job references and work history. Read the entire article…Continue reading "Wichita-based veteran program growing across state"
Thanks for making our 11th annual golf tournament a huge success! Les Eck owner of Rusty Eck Ford along with his wife Pam thank all the golfers and volunteers!Continue reading "11th Annual Adopt-A-School Golf Tournament"
Wichita, Kansas (May 21st 2013)- In response to the tragedy of yesterday’s tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, Rusty Eck Ford will be a dropoff point for any and all donations and supplies for the survivors in the affected area. Please bring any donations you wish to help Moore Tornado victims to the Rusty Eck dealership. Rusty …Continue reading "Moore OK – Press Release May 21, 2013"
Nathan and Nick Blasi have been running Marine World, a business owned by their uncle Les Eck, since 2010, and now they’re going to own the watercraft dealer business. The Wichita Eagle reports Les Eck, who runs Rusty Eck Ford, plans to sell Marine World to the two brothers, who say it’s been their dream …Continue reading "Les Eck selling his Marine World to two nephews"
Midwest KIA will celebrate its grand opening on Wednesday during a special ceremony at 6401 E. Kellogg Drive, according to a news release from the dealership. Read more about Les Eck…Continue reading "Midwest KIA to open under ownership of Les Eck"
While many rural schools are struggling to survive as their student population declines, St. Joseph’s Catholic School in Ost, a far southeast Reno County community that barely qualifies as a wide spot in the road, is getting ready to build more classrooms to accommodate a growing student body. “A lot of people are giving their …Continue reading "Parishioners, patrons join efforts to make addition for rural Reno school a reality"
Les Eck of Rusty Eck Ford in Wichita, Kan., has created a scholarship fund through the Ambassadors program of the National Automobile Dealers Charitable Foundation. Each year in May, two students from Les Eck’s alma mater, Haven High School in Haven, Kan., will be awarded $1,000 scholarships. This year’s recipients are Dylan Thiessen and Kelsey …Continue reading "New NADA Scholarship"