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Park Place Infiniti to sponsor bottled water drive to benefit The Shade Tree
Published on Mon, Jul 8, 2013 (3:42 p.m.)LAS VEGAS (July 2, 2013) – Park Place Infiniti is proud to announce that the dealership will be sponsoring a month-long bottled water drive for The Shade Tree. In July, the dealership will be a public donation site seeking to collect at least 364 cases of water, one for every resident that The Shade Tree can shelter.
The bottled water drive is part of the Circle of Excellence program that Park Place brought to the local Infiniti dealership. Circle of Excellence is an employee-led program dedicated to raising money for worthwhile local charities. The employee group plans community outreach projects throughout the year, and Park Place employees will be making their own donations to the drive.
WHAT: Park Place Infiniti Bottled Water drive to benefit The Shade Tree
WHERE: Park Place Infiniti’s showroom at 5605 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, Nev., 89146
WHEN: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., during the entire month of July
“Both Park Place and The Shade Tree have a long history of helping the community,” said Mark Kinard, sales director at Park Place Infiniti. “For the last 25 years, Park Place has been committed to supporting community organizations, and we are proud to hold this bottled water drive for The Shade Tree, which has been providing shelter to women and children in Las Vegas for over 20 years. This drive is being spearheaded by our employees, and we hope the public will join with us by dropping off a case of water to support the women and children of The Shade Tree.”
About Park Place Dealerships
Founded in 1987 by Ken Schnitzer, Park Place Dealerships is based in Texas and represents luxury brands including Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Volvo, Jaguar, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, McLaren, Maserati, Lotus and smart. In June 2012, Park Place purchased the Infiniti dealership in Las Vegas, Nev. For more information on Infiniti cars and Park Place service in Las Vegas, please visit: www.parkplaceinfiniti.com
About The Shade Tree
The Shade Tree is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of women, children and their animals affected by domestic violence in the Las Vegas valley for over twenty years. As the only organization with an animal shelter on campus, named Noah’s Animal House, The Shade Tree brings families together with their pets and connects them with assistance and services. The Shade Tree is the largest shelter of its kind in Nevada and is the only 24-hour accessible shelter designed specifically to meet the needs of women and children in Southern Nevada. With 364 permanent beds, The Shade Tree provides over 100,000 nights of shelter each year. To remove any barrier that might prevent a woman from accessing necessary services for she and her children, 100% of our services are provided completely free of charge, regardless of the length of stay. To learn more, please visit www.theshadetree.org.