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Autobell® Car Wash Fundraising Program helped nonprofits garner over $755,000 in 2016

Mar 29, 2017
The popular and environmentally friendly Autobell® Car Wash Fundraising Program continues to assist charities, schools, and other nonprofits reach their goals. Launched in 1998, the program helped raise $755,895 in 2016 and more than $8.3 million to date. Through the program, Autobell, based here, provides 501(c)(3) groups with $20 gift cards that do not expire and are redeemable at all Autobell locations in the Carolinas, Georgia, Virginia, and Maryland. Nonprofits sell the cards at full price and keep 50% of the proceeds.

Some notable Autobell fundraisers in 2016 included a Matthews, NC, athletic booster club with proceeds of $25,600; a Concord, NC, middle school that raised $10,788; an Alpharetta, GA, Boy Scout troop that garnered $4,845; and a Clover, SC, high school band that brought in $4,250.

Nonprofits interested in the Autobell Fundraising Program should visit or call 1-800-582-8096.

About Autobell
Autobell Car Wash is America's second largest conveyor car wash company, with 77 locations in North and South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, and Maryland. The company was founded in 1969 in Charlotte, NC, by the late Charles Howard Sr. and remains privately held and operated by the Howard family. Autobell employs more than 3,000 people and washes over 4 million cars annually.

The company is well known in its markets and the industry for its water conservation procedures and has received numerous recognitions from utilities, governments, and media for its environmental commitment, as well as its community involvement, employee scholarship program, and fundraising program. All Autobell washes treat 100% of wash water used and recycle up to 100%.

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