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LOCAL MECHANIC IN STROUDSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA GIVES BACK TO THE POCONO COMMUNITY


611 Transmission and Auto Repair in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania is among the most giving businesses in the Poconos. The owner, Tony Abrahim, has launched a discount program to help the Pocono community save significant money on auto repair and transmission services.  Auto Repair can be very expensive in this very difficult economy.  The average auto repair cost in Pennsylvania is $372.94. A new or remanufactured transmission often costs $2,000 to $6,000 or more, depending on a number of factors. The local business is family owned and operated and believes that this financial burden is simply too much for the average Pocono consumer. Last year 611 Transmission and Auto Repair in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania decided to offer financing to help their customers deal with auto repair and transmission repair costs. Now the Poconos premier discount auto repair shop wants to make things even easier for consumers in the Poconos needing their transmissions repaired or replaced, needing their engines replaced, or even just needing a new set of tires. The friendly business has created a daily discount program for each day of the week that will likely be very interesting.


Tony Abraham, the owner, wants to make this world a better place while helping the Pocono community. Each day of the week the business is offering a discount to a different charity group in the Poconos.  

Monday – “Veterans Day” – 5% off any repairs for Veterans.

611 Transmission and Auto Repair would like to reward our active and former military personnel, veterans, and their families for their sacrifices. This special discount is a great our way to give back to the community, and lighten the burden, for veterans in the Poconos who have given so much.  Active military personnel, veterans, and military retirees will be given a 5% discount on auto repair purchases on Mondays. To receive the military discount, eligible consumers must present proper identification together with any tender type. Proper identification includes military identification card; or a copy of military Form DD 214. Marketwatch.com states “Minor financial issues can spiral into bigger problems for veterans. Military veterans who report having relatively minor financial problems, such as bouncing a check or going over their credit limit, are four times more likely to become homeless within the next year than veterans without such problems, according to a survey of 1,000 Iraq and Afghanistan veterans published in the American Journal of Public Health last year.”.

Tuesday – “Senior Day” – 5% off any repairs for persons age 65 or over.

Auto and transmission repair costs can be extremely difficult for the average senior in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. 2.1 Million Seniors nationwide are on supplemental security income (ssi) receive, on average, just $435 each month. 33.3% of Senior Households do not have any money left every month or owe debt after meeting basic living expenses. According to the Survey of Consumer Finances, the percentage of households headed by an adult aged 65 or older with any debt increased from 41.5% in 1992 to 51.9% in 2010 to 60% in 2016. The National Council on Aging says that “Over 25 million Americans aged 60+ are economically insecure—living at or below 250% of the federal poverty level (FPL) ($29,425 per year for a single person)”.  611 Transmission and Auto Repair would like to help seniors in Stroudsburg, PA, and the rest of the Poconos, have less of a financial strain when it’s time for them to repair their automobile.

Wednesday – Medical Personnel – 5% of any repairs for healthcare workers.   

Our nations medical staff are working very hard and sacrificing everything during this COVID-19 crisis. According to NPR.org, at least 9000 healthcare workers have become infected with COVID 19. Over 600 frontline healthcare workers in the United States have died from COVID-19, according to an estimate by Kaiser Health News and The Guardian. The owner of 611 Transmission and Auto Repair, Tony Abrahim, would like to thank all of our nation’s medical personnel for their hard work and commitment by providing them with a 5% discount of any repair.


Thursday – Law Enforcement Day – 5% of any repairs.

611 Transmission & Auto Repair appreciates the tremendous efforts of law enforcement personal. Our nations law enforcement personnel have made unbelievable sacrifices the last few months during the COVID 19 crisis.  Tony Abrahim’s way of giving back to the community is to provide them with a 5 percent discount off any auto repair. He appreciates the safety and security offered by the Poconos, a place known for peace and tranquility.

Friday – College Students – 5% of any repairs.

A strong believer in education and learning, Tony Abrahim wants to make life as easy as possible for college students in the Poconos.  The “National Student Financial Wellness Study” surveyed 18,795 undergraduate students at 52 colleges and universities across the country. According to the survey, Seven out of 10 college students feel stressed about their personal finances. It also determined that 64 percent of college students used loans to help pay for college.

Saturday – Teacher Appreciation Day – 5% of any repairs.

Teachers are extremely important to our society.  Tomorrow’s youth will become the backbone of our future society.  A non-profit organization in Washington known as the “Economic Policy Institute”, or “EPI”, notes in 2012, public schools had a shortage of 20,000 schoolteachers. By the 2017-2018 school year, those numbers had increased to over 110,000 teachers. Those statistics come from the Learning Policy Institute. 611 Transmission and Auto Repair would like to give thanks to all of our hard-working teachers by provided them with a 5 percent discount on any repair service.


To get your discounts go to the best auto repair and transmission facility in the Poconos, 611 Transmission and Auto Repair, 1611 N 9th street, Stroudsburg PA, 18360 or call (570) 730-4800.

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