We’re proud to be a committed partner to our Greater Poway area. 

It’s important to be a part of making your community a better place for all.


A good community does not exist on its own…get involved!  Volunteer!

Automotive Associations

  • AAA – Automobile Club of America – Southern CA since 2009 
    Award winning shop

  • ASCCA – Automotive Service Council of America since 2013

  • ASE – Automotive Service Excellence since 2000

  • ATRA – Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association since 1981

Car Shows

  • Madame Mechanic.com  Car Shows to support area Chambers

    • Poway Street Fair in April (date varies) since 2006

    • RB! Alive 1st Sunday in June since 2006  (2006 also in Carmel Mtn)

Chambers of Commerce – Business Associations

  • Better Business Bureau - since 1981  A+ accredited rating

  • Poway Chamber of Commerce  since 1981

    • Board member, Membership, Business Expo

    • Madame Mechanic Car Shows

    • Donations of Transmission Service for Fund-raisers

  • North San Diego Business Chamber since 2006

    • Women’s Week

    • Madame Mechanic Car Shows

  • Rancho Bernardo Business Association since 2010

  • NFIB – National Federation of Independent Businesses since 2000

Civic Organizations

  • Soroptimist International of Poway since 2002

    • President 2004-05, 2008-09

    • Board Director, Membership, Fund-raising,
      Transitional Housing Mentor

    • Abraxas High School - Grad Night, Women’s Seminar,
      Scholarships, Job Shadow, Job Fair

    • MotorHead Madness Fundraiser 2002 – 2011

    • High Tea Fundraiser

    • Human Rights & the Status of Women Award 2009

Community Involvement & Support

  • Poway Senior Center sponsor since 2010

  • Poway Rodeo sponsor since 2002

  • Poway Library Business sponsor since 2002

  • Military Appreciation Day at Barona Dragstrip

  • Community Church of Poway

  • Miss Poway Pageant – Sponsor, Judge

  • Poway Parade – Classic cars organizer, sponsor,
    appearance as Snoopy

  • Poway Boys & Girls Club supporter



Poway High School

  • ROP Advisory Board

  • Sponsor - Sports teams

  • Job Fair, Interns


DONATE your vehicle to
Poway High School
Call Ken Faverty

at 748-0245 ext. 5477

Get a receipt for the blue book

value & help students learn more

about the cars of today!

Military Family Appreciation Day at Barona Race Track -

Poway Transmissions Crew is there!
Eldon Dunn's 1956 Race Car 'FordnStein' -

always a crowd favorite!

Poway Transmissions is proud to sponsor a Food & Toy Drive

at Thanksgiving & Christmas time.
Bring your unwrapped toys or gift cards &
non-perishable food to our shop

and we'll deliver them to the needy families at the Miramar Military Base. 


Join in to make sure our Military families have a festive Thanksgiving and a Merry Christmas.  Please call for

drop off dead-lines.  858-679-8000
Land of the Free - Because of the Brave!

Karen Dunn
Poway Chamber of Commerce
Karen was very honored to be singled out for this award and 
is proud to call Poway her home!

Congratulations also to:
Howard Collins, Man of the Year 2006, Geico
Small Business of the Year, El Pollo Loco
Large Business of the Year, Space Dev.

Poway Chamber of Commerce
Board Members
Far left: Karen Dunn;

Tom Chase, Albertsons;
Sharon Weseman, Clever Promotions;
Chairman-David Prewitt,

Pomerado Real Estate


International of Poway
Far left: Mikki Tuggey,

Karen Dunn,
Reena Underkofler &

Linda Richardson

Poway Transmissions
College Scholarship
Abraxas High School
Winner: Lia McGrath


Job Shadow Program
Abraxus High School Students