Meet Jon Anderson

Meet Jon Anderson, lead mechanic for Portland Rescue Mission’s Drive Away Hunger. Whether you’re looking to donate a used car, or purchase one, your support provides meals, shelter and recovery care to men, women and children suffering from hunger, homelessness and addiction. You’re also providing vocational training in customer service and automotive operations for participants in our New Life Recovery program!

Jon Anderson oversees the 70-pt inspection process each donated car goes through before being moved to our sales lot. From fluid levels to brakes and battery operations, the mechanics at Drive Away Hunger work to ensure each car’s safety and quality.

Watch the video below to hear from Jon, and learn a few tips and tricks about maintaining your own vehicle!

Interested in donating or purchasing a car, or in finding out more information about Drive Away Hunger? Visit www.DriveAwayHunger.org