On October 15, 2016 the VanDevere Bunch will have a team taking part in the 5k “Walk For The Cure” event taking part at Canal Park in Akron. This is a great event supporting a wonderful cause. The more, the merrier!
This month VanDevere will be holding Jeans Day on September 8th supporting Garage Ministries of Wadsworth. This great organization helps introduce at-rick or fringe youths to Christ and has been doing so since 2005.
Employees will be permitted to wear jeans to work on Sept. 8th in exchange for a donation to this organization. As always, VanDevere will match every dollar donated by employees.
Thank you everyone for your continued support in our Jeans Day fundraiser.
Thursday Aug 18 will be our next Jeans Day benefitting TWO great community organizations. Akron Children’s Hospital and Ronald McDonald House. As usual, employees will be permitted to wear jeans in exchange for a donation. VanDevere will match every dollar donated by employees.
Thank you to all the employees that continue to take part in this great opportunity to raise money for our community organizations.
Congratulations to Travis Cunningham. He is the winner of this new car from VanDevere’s Thrive & Drive community fundraiser program. Travis purchased his ticket from the Ohio Lightning organization and gets to drive away in the great new Cruze. VanDevere would like to thank all of you that participated in this great fundraiser as we were able to raise thousands of dollars for local youth organizations.
Jeans Day this month will be on July 21 and will benefit Caring For Kids. This organization provides backpacks full of school supplies for the children in their program. July 21st employees will be permitted to wear jeans to work in exchange for donating an item listed above to this wonderful organization.
Adding to the list of 2016 VanDevere Thrive & Drive program participants is the Akron Soap Box Derby. This great community organization is selling raffle tickets to raise money for their own cause. These tickets are then entered into a drawing with other participating Thrive & Drive community organizations giving a lucky ticketed individual a chance to win a brand new car from VanDevere. Just another way VanDevere gives back to a supporting community since 1946.
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Participating this year in VanDevere’s Thrive & Drive program is Tallmadge Force and Tallmadge Fury Baseball and Softball teams. These teams will be selling tickets with all of our other 2016 Thrive & Drive participants in efforts to raise money for their teams. All money from raffle tickets goes to the teams themselves. All tickets from participating organizations are them pooled together in a drawing for CHEVY CRUZE donated by The VanDevere Bunch.
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VanDevere is back at it again with Thrive and Drive! VanDevere has donated a car to Hoban High School in Akron so that they can sell raffle tickets to raise money for numerous needs within school. If you wish to purchase a $10 raffle ticket for your chance to win this car, please contact the Hoban school office for purchasing opportunities.
June’s Jeans Day has been announced. On Thursday June 16, employees will be permitted to wear jeans to work in exchange for a donation to Good Neighbors Inc. Good Neighbors has been helping families and individuals in the community since 1957. In times of crisis and need they prodive clothing, emergency food, and support. As usual, every dollar donated by employees will be matched by VanDevere.