FRANKFORT, KY – Glenn Toyota Frankfort will present a new 2014 Toyota Sienna LE to STRIDE at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 11, as part of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good Program. Glenn Toyota Frankfort is located at 1001 US 421 S., in Frankfort. The Toyota 100 Cars for Good Program is awarding 100 vehicles over the course of 100 days to 100 deserving non-profit organizations based on votes from the public.
STRIDE, which stands for Supporting Therapeutic Recreation for Individuals with Disabilities Everyday, began in 2000 and provides outlets the participants enjoy. Based in Winchester, STRIDE serves individuals that have a learning or developmental disability and are at least 16 years of age. Daily programming is offered - from cooking classes, dances, Special Olympic activities, daily living skills classes and much more - in an effort to improve the quality of life for the participants.
“Glenn Toyota Frankfort has been proud to be a part of the communities we’ve served over the past decade, including Frankfort, Lawrenceburg, Winchester and Lexington,” said Mike Tewell, Glenn Toyota Frankfort owner and President. “With the community support we’ve received, the team at Glenn Toyota Frankfort feels it is vital to give back and support area organizations in many ways and STRIDE is a great organization. They’ll find many uses for this new 2014 Toyota Sienna.”
“The 2014 Toyota Sienna is a great vehicle,” Eric Clark, General Manager, explained. “The Sienna does well in safety rating, it’s reliable, spacious, easy-to-maneuver and fuel-efficient. STRIDE will enjoy this vehicle for many years to come.”
The Toyota 100 Cars for Good Program enables 100 organizations to receive a new Toyota vehicle to make a greater impact on the community. Since 1991, Toyota has contributed more than $500 million to non-profit organizations, and has always been guided by a strong belief in serving the communities where it does business. Toyota (NYSE: TM) established operations in the United States in 1957 and currently operates 10 manufacturing plants, including one in Georgetown, KY. Toyota directly employs nearly 30,000 employees in the U.S. and its investment here is currently valued at more than $18 billion, including sales and manufacturing operations, research and development, financial services and design.
For additional information, please contact
Eric Clark at (502) 695-1500.