Crew Carwash raised more than $500,000 for Indiana nonprofits in 2016
(MERRILLVILLE) February, 2017 – Crew Carwash, a long-standing Hoosier-based carwash organization, is partnering with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana for its first-ever Boys & Girls Club Crew fundraiser.
On Friday, Feb. 17 and Saturday, Feb. 18, Crew Carwash will provide a FREE Ultimate Wash, a $20 value, to any customer who comes by the Merrillville facility, located at 501 W. 81st Ave. Customers are encouraged to contribute cash or credit card donations, as Crew will donate 100 percent of all proceeds to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana.
“We are thrilled to initiate a partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana,” said Sally Grant, Executive Vice President of Crew Carwash. “We are so proud to now be a part of the Merrillville community and are honored to play a role in helping children and teenagers in Northwest Indiana reach their full potential.”
Funds raised will benefit all six Club locations at Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana. The Club sites to benefit from this fundraiser include: Cedar Lake, East Chicago Katherine House, John Will Anderson Gary, Hammond, Lake Station and Merrillville.
“Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana is so grateful for community partners such as Crew Carwash,” said Lisa Patrick, Vice President of Operations for Boys and Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana. “Generous support from corporate partners like Crew help us provide life changing programs that help our youth learn and grow into caring, accomplished adults.”
In the event of inclement weather, the fundraiser will be moved to Friday, Feb. 17 and Saturday, Feb. 18.
To learn more about the Crew, visit www.crewcarwash.com. Consumers can connect with Crew on social media at Facebook.com/Crew-Carwash and @Crew_Carwash. To learn more about the Boys and Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana, visit https://www.bgcnwi.org/ or connect at https://www.facebook.com/bgcnwi/.
About Crew Carwash
Founded in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1948, Crew Carwash is one of the largest exterior-only carwash companies in the U.S. and has been honored as a “Top Workplace” by the Indianapolis Star, “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and “Top Small Workplace” by The Wall Street Journal. To learn more about Crew Carwash or find a location near you, visit www.crewcarwash.com.
About Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana
Every child deserves the opportunity to be successful. Currently operating six Clubs in Lake County, Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana (BGCNWI) has been offering hope and opportunity to local youth since 1954 by providing a safe place for kids to learn and grow through life enhancing after-school and summer programming. With the support of trained professional staff and adult mentors, BGCNWI helps build great futures by offering fun, engaging and impactful programs to thousands of youth, ages 6 to 18, in the region. When schools are out, Clubs are in! For more information about BGCNWI visit bgcnwi.org or find us on Facebook at facebook.com/BGCNWI.
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