• West Michigan International / K&R Truck Sales / Idealease of West Michigan Donates $12,000 to Local Charities

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    August 23, 2019
    Summer Promotion Raises $12,000 for Be Nice, Gilda’s Club and Outdoor Discovery Center

    Grand Rapids, MI – August 22, 2019 – West Michigan International, K&R Truck Sales and Idealease of West Michigan held their annual charity campaign. Each year, a charity campaign is put together to raise money and donate to local charities. As a result, this year, $12,000 was raised for three local charities.  Be Nice, Gilda’s Club and Outdoor Discovery Center each received $4,000.

    A special parts campaign is run for two months in the summer and at the end 10% or more of the parts sales are donated to the selected charities. Many customers, suppliers and employees get involved to help raise money for these charities.  Each year there are a different group of local charities selected.  This year there were five suppliers that had a share in the contribution; Delco, Fleetrite, Jost, Meritor and Shell. 

    “It is a really great thing to see so many interested in sharing in our charity events. We look forward to this every year and we are grateful to be able to have a share in giving back to our local charities.  This is important to us,” said Ed Rietman, Dealer Principal, West Michigan International/ K&R Truck Sales/Idealease of West Michigan. “We are thankful to our customers, employees and supplier partners that are supportive during our annual charity campaigns.” 
    About West Michigan International / K&R Truck Sales/Idealease of West Michigan
    West Michigan International / K&R Truck Sales / Idealease of West Michigan is a full-service truck dealership in Western Michigan with locations in Holland, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing and Muskegon, MI. An authorized dealer for International Truck and Mitsubishi Fuso offering class 3-8 straight trucks and tractors with flexible financing solutions.  They have more than 60 service bays and can service and maintain all makes of vehicles from quick lubes to complete power train and engine rebuilds. There are three body shops with paint booths, complete tractor and trailer alignment and frame straightening. The parts department carries an extensive inventory of all makes new and used parts. Full-service leasing, rentals and dedicated maintenance programs are offered through Idealease. Emergency break down, towing and wrecker service is available 24-hours a day and 7 days a week. Additional information is available at www.wmitrucks.com.

    Micheal Toribio, Marketing
    (815) 519-3300

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