Cat Lift Trucks Announces Winners of Charity AuctionMonday, October 27, 2008
HOUSTON, TX – Cat Lift Trucks, a leading brand of lift trucks known for its quality, reliability and customer service, recently announced the winners of its lift truck charity auction.
Cat® lift truck dealers throughout the country were invited to submit a bid on individual lift trucks for the chance to be a hero for their local charity. The highest bidding winners will then donate the lift truck plus the winning bid amount in cash or services to the charity of choice. After more than 25 bids, the combined effort resulted in more than $362,394 for these local charities.
Dealer Lift Truck Model Charity of Choice
Daily Equipment GP40K The Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi
Darr Equipment C4000 Salesmanship Club of Dallas
Equipment Depot (South TX) EC20KS Habitat for Humanity
Equipment Depot (South TX) EC25KS LightHouse for the Blind
Independent Lift of Alaska C5000 Children’s Miracle Network
Washington Lift Truck P3000 Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
“We were pleased with the extent of dealer participation for the charity auction,” said Kent Eudy, vice president of marketing for Cat Lift Trucks. “By contributing, these dealers become an integral asset to their local communities. We are honored to play a part in helping these charities through our partnership with their local Cat lift truck dealer.”
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Cat Lift Trucks provides reliable lift trucks backed by industry-leading customer service and support. A first-class material handling manufacturer, Cat Lift Trucks is recognized for its solutions-oriented and durable line of material handling equipment for commercial and industrial applications. Cat Lift Trucks offers a full line of dependable lift trucks with model capacities ranging from 2,200 to 36,000 pounds. For more information on the Cat Lift Trucks full product line, visit www.cat-lift.com or call your local Cat® lift truck dealer at 800/CAT-LIFT.