Annual Award Received for Many Years of Philanthropy in the Community
Tempe, AZ – March 7, 2014: Jerry Brock of Brock Supply Co., a national auto parts and supplies wholesaler, was presented with the Spirit of Tempe Award by the Tempe Chamber of Commerce. The award was given in recognition of what the Tempe Chamber describes as a “lifetime achievement of service, dedication and contribution to the community and honors hard work and strong commitment to improving the quality of life in Tempe,” and is given annually to only one recipient.
“Jerry embodies just what this community is about: Do good, help others do good, and don’t worry about who takes credit. He measures success not simply in reaching his goals but in helping others reach theirs as well. His unheralded involvement in local charities and causes has made a powerful impact on Tempe, and we are proud to honor him,” said Mary Ann Miller, president and CEO of the Tempe Chamber of Commerce, in their announcement.
For years, Jerry has been involved in various charities including the Boys and Girls Club, the American Cancer Society, the Center for Hope, and the Tempe Community Council. Jerry continues to donate and has thus far given over $1,000,000.
“I am touched and humbled by this award. Contributing to our community has been and continues to be very gratifying. I am especially thankful for the key people who have helped me accomplish my goals. I encourage everyone to find a way to help those in your community who are in need,” said Jerry.
Brock Supply Co. is a leading national auto parts and supplies wholesaler based in Tempe, AZ. Founded in 1960, Brock Supply serves the automotive recycling, repair, service and body shop industries with new aftermarket auto parts and supplies. Brock Supply has a catalog of over 12,000 products and delivers from three national distribution centers located in Arizona, Texas, and Virginia. More information can be found at BrockSupply.com.
BROCK SUPPLY CO.
P.O. Box 1000
Tempe, AZ 85280-1000
Phone (480) 968-2222