Community
Zara's Collision in the Community Zara's Collision in the Community

In addition to our annual Benevolence Program, Zara's is proud to support the Springfield community and the collision repair industry in many ways. The following organizations benefit from the involvement of Zara's and its team members.

  • Amigos en Cristo Ministries - Brad & Julie Zara - Board Members
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
    — Brad Zara, President for Illinois Capital Region
  • Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln
    — Brad and Julie Zara Young Philanthropist Members
    — Julie Zara, Women to Women Member
  • Downtown Springfield, Inc. - Member
  • Contact Ministries
    — Julie Zara board member and past board president
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Illinois
  • Jim Byron Scholarship Fund
    — Brad and Julie Zara on scholarship committee
  • Capital Area Career Center
    — Cole Bloomfield advisory board for Auto Body Program
  • The Hope Institute
    — Brad Zara member of Ambassadors of Hope
  • I-CAR
    — Brady Smith, Committee Chairman
  • Illinois Skills USA
    — Brad Zara past contest supervisor
  • Illinois Women In Leadership
    — Julie Zara past board member
  • LLCC Collision Repair Program
    — Brad Zara as advisory board member
  • Leadership Springfield - Brady Smith, Graduate, Member - Board of Directors
  • Rochester Wrestling Club - Cole Bloomfield, Head Coach
  • Sangamon CEO Investor - Brad Zara board member
  • Springfield Youth Football - Mitch Vail, Coach
  • American Cancer Society - Relay for Life
  • American Lung Association
  • Camp COCO
  • Central Illinois Food Bank
  • evanwalk - In honor of Evan Hoffman, benefiting St. John's Children's Hospital
  • Family Service Center (Compass After-School Program) - Julie and Claire Zara, volunteers
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Friend-in-Deed
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • Habitat for Humanity of Sangamon County
  • Hoogland Center - Star Walk
  • Inner City Mission
  • Lincoln Land Community College Foundation
  • Lincoln Land Down Syndrome Society
  • Living Hope Counseling Center
  • Local First Member
  • Memorial Medical Center Festival of Trees
  • Parent Place
  • Roman Cultural Society
  • St. John's Children's Hospital
  • Shriners' Hospital for Children
  • SPARC
  • Springfield Art Association
  • Springfield Parks Foundation - Southwind Park
  • Toys for Tots
  • UCP
  • Young Life