Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC has raised $1.4 million for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America this year. Customers of the company's retail stores generated most of the money by rounding up their purchases to the nearest dollar, with the proceeds going to the Boys & Girls Clubs.
Midas International Corp. is donating one meal to Feeding America for each tire installed in its stores through Dec. 31, 2017. The company is also running a simliar "one meal" promotion on social media.
Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. and its U.S. subsidiaries have given the American Red Cross $50,000 to support U.S. disaster relief efforts. The company has also challenged its employees to give, and for every $1 from workers, Toyo will contribute $2, up to a $25,000 max.
Apex Tool Group LLC has donated $220,000 in tools, as well as the use of a warehouse in Garland, Texas, to help stage and sort donations for hurricane victims.
The Driven Brands Charitable Foundation has partnered with the retail brands of Driven Brands Inc. to help raise funds for Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma relief through the American Red Cross.
RNR Tire Express & Custom Wheels in Jonesboro, Ark., picked one hardworking mom from thousands of entries as the winner of a brand new car.
During the 2017 Memorial Day weekend, Simple Tire LLC is donating 5% of its sales to Wounded Warriors Family Support.
A Minnesota Meineke Car Care Center LLC franchisee helped Cars for Neighbors give away its 1,000th vehicle to a single mother in need of reliable transportation so she could keep her job.
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores has given $25,000 to The Salvation Army to be used toward relief and recovery efforts for those affected by recent flooding along the Louisiana Gulf Coast region.
Community Tire Retreading is donating the prize money it won from an off-the-road tire retreading contest this spring, plus matching prizes from two its manufacturing partners. The donations total $10,000.
VIP Tires & Service Corp. raised $45,216 for Make-A-Wish during its eighth annual Season of Wishes Initiative, double the amount raised last year.
Flynn's Tire Group has donated $1,400 to the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation. The donation delivers on a commitment made by Flynn's to donate $10 for each home run hit by the Pittsburgh Pirates during the 2015 season.
Continental AG is donating 100,000 euros to the Welthungerhilfe aid organization to support Syrian refugees.