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Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award Week 25 – Caroline Hastings

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Caroline Hastings of Hanover High School is Lexus of Richmond’s week 25 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship. She is a member of the National Honor Society with a 4.43 GPA. Caroline is a Hanover County Scholar and member of the BETA Club. While competing at the Metro Richmond Science Fair, she was awarded the Virginia Water Works Award. She has received an Honorable Mention on both the National Latin Exam and the National German Exam.

As a member of the Williamsburg Boat Club Rowing Team, Caroline has placed at various events and competitions. She placed 1st at event such as: Head of the Occoquan, Head of the James, and Mathews Regatta. She also took home a third place finish at the Mid-Atlantic Youth Championship. Caroline plans to continue rowing in college as she is set to sign on with La Salle University in the coming weeks. She is also an accomplished runner as she has competed for the cross country team as well as outdoor and indoor track. She is as member of Hanover High’s Model United Nations, the German Club, and the Environmental Science Club. She is the President of the Latin Club, President of the FBLA and the Vice President of DECA.

Involved in the community, Caroline received a Silver Award from the Richmond City Library and a Bronze award from the SPCA. She has been a part of the Cystic Fibrosis Walk and the Richmond Marathon. Other organizations she participates with include Angel Tree, Caritas and Stop Hunger Now; and she picks up trash around the James River.

Caroline has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Caroline! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week

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Lexus of Richmond’s Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week is this 2010 Lexus IS 250 convertible in cerulean blue!

If you’re interested in a fun, reliable convertible still in showroom condition, look no farther! This 2010 Lexus IS 250C has been kept in pristine condition with only one owner and under 3,000 miles on it. The vehicle has a 2.5 L V6 engine, 204 hp horsepower and rear wheel drive. As the driver, you will love the navigation system, backup camera and bluetooth capability. The IS 250 has intuitive park assist, heated and ventilated front seats, rain sensing wipers and heated side mirrors. Inside the cabin, you’ll find wood interior trim and perforated semi-aniline leather seat trim.

Call or email our Internet Sales Team today (804.323.8000) for more details. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award Week 24 – Hayden Mitchell

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Lexus of Richmond’s week 24 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship is Hayden Mitchell of St. Christopher’s School. Currently he has a 4.1 GPA and has received high honors every year in high school. He received a Silver Medal on the National Spanish Exam during his freshman and sophomore year. As a junior, Hayden was selected for the William and Mary Leadership Award. This award is chosen by the faculty for a junior who has outstanding leadership, scholarship and loyalty to the school and community.

As a wide receiver for St. Chris’ varsity football team, Hayden was the team captain his senior season. He was named to the All-Metro, All-State, and All-Prep teams. In his final season, he set multiple school records such as; receiving yards in a season, receiving yards per catch, receiving yards per game, receiving yards in a game, and receiving touch downs in a season. Recently, he committed to play football at UVA. Hayden is also on the baseball team as a catcher, infielder and outfielder; and he is the senior team captain. He has been a middle school mentor for there years and a freshman peer advisor for two years. As a senior, Hayden was selected by classmates to serve as a representative on the Honor Council. He is also a board member of the Saints for Social Justice which promotes awareness for diversity, tolerance, inclusion, equality and social justice.

Before freshman year, Hayden attended a community service and language immersion trip to Costa Rica. He has been a volunteer for FeedMore in participation with Foodbank and Community Kitchen. He is the Captain of the Saints $100-4-100 which raises money for low income students. The kids are then able to spend their $100 at Christmas time. Hayden is the Head of Saturday Academy at St. Chris. The program allows elementary students from at-risk situations to be tutored and play games with the high school students at St. Chris.

Hayden has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Hayden! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week

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Lexus of Richmond’s Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week is this 2014 Lexus LS 460.

Find everything you could want and more on this gently used LS 460. Under 21,000 miles, this vehicle has 386 horsepower and a 4.6 liter V8 engine. This rear wheel drive LS has memory settings for 3 drivers and power heated mirrors. The vehicle is equipped with a navigation system, Bluetooth, HD radio, and blind spot monitor. The LS has the Comfort Package which includes; heated and ventilated front seats, one touch open and close power trunk and door closers, and a power rear sunshade. There is a also an all weather package with headlamp washers, quick response PTC heater and a windshield wiper de-icer.

Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award Week 23 – Olivia Walker

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Our week 23 nominee for the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award is Olivia Walker of Cosby High School. Ranked 10th in her class with a 4.7 GPA, Olivia is a member of the National Honor Society and Latin National Honor Society. For three straight years, she was selected as the Latin Student of the Year. She attended the Summer Residential Governor’s School and participated as a Junior Marshal. Olivia is a Finalist for the Jefferson Scholarship at UVA and received the Provost Scholarship at VCU.

Being a member of the varsity volleyball team at Cosby, Olivia was the team captain this past season. During her time on the team, she was presented the Heart and Hustle Award and was selected for the All Tournament Team. She has also been a part of a travel team and a beach volleyball team; both through the Richmond Volleyball Club. Olivia is also a well-versed dancer. She competes as a part of the Heart of Ireland Celtic Pulse Dance Company where she was a World Qualifier in the Open Level for both softshoe and hard shoe. Outside of Irish dance, she has trained in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, lyrical and hip hop. At Cosby, Olivia is a member of the Beta Club and Latin Club as well as the Health Occupations Students of America. She is the President of the National Honor Society. Olivia is a member of two show choirs: Spotlight and Rhapsody.

Olivia spends time volunteering for the Children’s Hospital of Richmond and Safe Kids VA. She also performs at various nursing homes in the area. She has been a camp instructor and a coach through the Richmond Volleyball Club Outreach program. Other programs she has worked with include; the PTA at CE Curtis Elementary, Vacation Bible School, and Friends Feeding Friends. Olivia has even founded a service called Re-Turn Dancewear.

Olivia has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Olivia! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week

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Lexus of Richmond’s Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week is this 2010 Lexus IS 250 convertible in cerulean blue!

If you’re interested in a fun, reliable convertible still in showroom condition, look no farther! This 2010 Lexus IS 250C has been kept in pristine condition with only one owner and under 3,000 miles on it. The vehicle has a 2.5 L V6 engine, 204 hp horsepower and rear wheel drive. As the driver, you will love the navigation system, backup camera and bluetooth capability. The IS 250 has intuitive park assist, heated and ventilated front seats, rain sensing wipers and heated side mirrors. Inside the cabin, you’ll find wood interior trim and perforated semi-aniline leather seat trim.

Westchester Shamrock 5K

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Lexus of Richmond was honored to be a part of the Shamrock 5K at Westchester Commons on March 18th!

Lexus provided the pace car for the event, a beautiful 2017 Lexus GX 460 pictured above! The event consisted of performances from River Dancers and musicians. The 5k race kicked off at 9AM and in just under 16 minutes the 1st racer crossed the finish line. Shortly after the kids 1K got started. The Chick-Fil-A cows even made an appearance in their Shamrock 5K gear. The day was filled with food, giveaways, running, and great Irish spirit by all in attendance!

It was a wonderful morning enjoyed by all!

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Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week

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Lexus of Richmond’s Pre Owned Vehicle of the Week is this 2011 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sport.

With under 50,000 miles, this 3.8L V6 engine with 202 hp horsepower Jeep is just what you’ve been looking for! It is equipped with all you could want from a Jeep: 4 wheel drive, tow hook and a manual convertible roof. Inside you’ll find the front bucket seats and split bench rear seats. Other features include; steering wheel mounted audio controls, cruise control, and power steering.

Call or email our Internet Sales Team today (804.323.8000) for more details. Sales prices are subject to change so we recommend confirmation by phone.

Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award Week 22 – Edward Anderson

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Edward Anderson of St. Christopher’s School is Lexus of Richmond’s week 22 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship. With a 4.5 GPA, he is ranked in the top 10% of his graduating class. On the SAT’s, he scored a 1460 out of a possible 1600. He has received academic honors every semester of high school; and in his junior year, he was presented the Dartmouth Book Award which was chosen by the faculty.

While attending St. Chris, Edward founded the school’s mountain bike team. He qualified and competed in the cycling national championships. He was the winner of the National Interscholastic Mountain Bike Association, and in the same season, he went undefeated in all four of his races. Edward won multiple races including: the Dominion Riverrock Bike Race, Virginia High School Mountain Bike Series Forest Hill Park, and the Tidewater Marathon Race to name a few. In 2017 he was selected as a professional cyclist for Axeon Hagens Berman for a U23 international team. Edward is the co-head of the middle school mentoring program at St. Chris as well as a peer advisor for 9th grade students. He is a member of Students for Environmental Awareness, a Missionary Society Member, and a Senior Admissions Advisor. Edward also completed his Eagle Scout Project and earned a Bronze Palm.

Through his involvement with the Boy Scouts, Edward has volunteered at the Berkeley Plantation from 2013-2015. He volunteers for Caritas through Second Presbyterian Church and Reveille Methodist Church. Since 2014, Edward has been volunteering for rvaMORE. Through this organization, he has been working to build and maintain trails throughout the James River Park System.

Edward has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Edward! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!

Lexus of Richmond Leadership Award Week 21 – Cameron Donaldson

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Cameron Donaldson of James River High School, Center for Leadership and International Relations, is Lexus of Richmond’s week 21 nominee for the Leadership Award Scholarship. Ranked 5th in her class, she has a 4.69 GPA and is a member of the National Honor Society. She was a Junior Marshal in her junior year, and in 2016 Cameron received the West Point Leadership Award. She has collected awards for Excellence in Algebra 2, Excellence in Communications, and Excellence in AP Environmental Science, and AP Biology.

A multi-sport athlete, Cameron is a part of James River’s varsity lacrosse as the goalie and the team captain. In 2016 she was selected for the 1st Team All Conference. She is also on the school’s varsity basketball team. Outside of athletics and academics, she is an accomplished musician. Cameron has been involved in the All County Orchestra from 2014-2017 as a part of the 1st violin section. She is a co-founder and a co-captain of the Ethics Bowl Team at James River. The team even placed 4th at the second annual VA State Ethics Bowl. In 2016, she was selected for the Virginia Aerospace and Technology Scholars Summer Academy at NASA Langley Research Center. While partaking in this program, Cameron was selected to lead the group of 12 students in their design and presentation for a “Mission to Mars.” She then presented to the Administrator of NASA Langley and his team of engineers.

The James River Run-N-Fun Event was co-founded and carried out by Cameron. This event included a 5k race, live music, raffles and food; and it raised over $1600 for Change the World RVA. This organization provides homeless students with food, shelter, clothing, academic assistance and overall help and care. As a part of the James River Tri-M Honors Music Society, she co-founded the Crescendo Music Award. This is a scholarship program that provides private music lessons for promising middle school musicians.

Cameron has won a dinner for two and is now in the running for the $10,000 scholarship. Watch the Fox Richmond – WRLH interview and the Lexus of Richmond Leadership Drive interview to learn more about Cameron! Remember to check Facebook for more information about each weekly nominee throughout the school year!