SOURCE: Car-X Auto Service

Car-X Auto Service

May 18, 2010 16:34 ET

Car-X Auto Service: Clean Out Your Garage and Help Others, Too

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwire - May 18, 2010) -  Car-X Auto Service is proud to partner with Hope For The City for the spring 2010 Car-X Bike and Trike Collection.

All new or gently used bikes collected will be redistributed to Twin Cities kids in-need through Hope For The City, a non-profit organization which uses surplus products to fight hunger, poverty and disease. 

The collections will be held on Saturday, May 22 from 9 a.m. until noon at four Twin Cities Car-X Auto Service locations:

  • Eden Prairie: 8108 Eden Road, 952-946-0070
  • Maplewood: 2128 Rice Street, 651-488-9422 
  • Richfield: 6645 Penn Avenue South, 612-861-2644 
  • Robbinsdale: 4044 Lakeland Avenue North, 763-504-0090‎ 

All donors will receive one free oil change certificate from Car-X Auto Service.

Since 2003, Car-X has collected over 7,000 bikes for distribution through Hope For The City.

KS95 on-air personalities will join the effort and greet donors at the following Car-X Auto Service locations from 9 - 11 a.m. Greg Thunder will be at Robbinsdale, Ryan at Richfield, Melissa Moore at Maplewood and Staci Mathews will visit donors at Eden Prairie.

About Hope For The City
Hope For The City is a 501c(3) humanitarian aid organization that utilizes corporate surplus to fight poverty, hunger and disease. The Minnesota-based, non-profit collects overstock products from top retailers, medical companies and food distributors nationwide and donates the items to local, national, and international organizations that serve people in need. Since its inception, Hope For The City has distributed approximately $433 million in wholesale value of goods.

About Car-X Auto Service
In business for over 30 years, Car-X Auto Service operates 18 Minnesota locations, and 174 stores nationwide. Car-X has built their reputation on exceptional customer satisfaction. The ASE certified experts on staff can diagnose and fix everything in, on and under your car. From exhaust services, to mufflers, brakes, oil changes, batteries, tires, wheel balancing, air conditioning and more. Don't the Car-X man!

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Richard Brayer
    Car-X Associates Corp.
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