This month on September 21st, VanDevere will be holding their monthly Jeans Day to help support the Ronald McDonald House. Employees will be permitted to wear nice jeans to work in exchange for a donation to this great organization. The Ronald McDonald House is a home environment providing support and resources that help keep families close. VanDevere will match every dollar donated by employees in these Jeans Day fundraising efforts.
This month on August 17th, VanDevere will be holding their monthly Jeans Day to help support the Akron Battered Woman’s Shelter. Employees will be permitted to wear nice jeans to work in exchange for a donation to this great organization. The Battered Woman’s Shelter provides emergency services and support to victims seeking to end family violence. As usual, VanDevere will match every dollar donated by employees in these Jeans Day fundraising efforts.
This month, Jean’s Day at VanDevere will be held on Thursday June 22 and will be benefitting Good Neighbors Inc of Akron. This great community organization is currently in need of items such as Peanut Butter, Personal Care Supplies, Toilet Paper, Paper Products, and Cleaning Supplies. Employees will be permitted to wear jeans to work in exchange for a monetary or item donation.
Employees are invited to wear jeans in support of this great charity on April 27th. Remember, VanDevere matches every dollar donated by employees during these events. Our last Jeans Day we raised over $500 for Akron Pregnancy Services. Thank you to all of you who continue to support these Jeans Day organizations.
This year’s winner of the Akron Rotary’s 2017 Chili Open Thrive & Drive car is Maranda Trexler! The Akron Rotary had very successful Chili Open where they were able to raise over $240,000 to support this year’s summer camp program for children with special needs. The VanDevere Bunch and Chevy are proud to sponsor and support the Akron Rotary in building a better Akron. Congratulations to Maranda and the Akron Rotary!
Every month VanDevere holds a “Jeans Day” where employees are permitted to wear jeans to work in exchange for a donation to various community organization. This month all donations will be going to Akron Children’s Hospitals “Change Bandit” Fundraiser. All funds raised by employees will be matched by VanDevere so “jean up” and help support this great cause.
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.
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.