Stan Kingshott’s West Coast Classic golf tourney postponed to 2022

Toronto, Ontario — Disappointing news for fans of golf and autobody repair on the west coast, CARPAK Distributing Corp. and Lordco Auto Parts have announced that the Stan Kingshott’s West Coast Classic golf tournament has been postponed until next year. With COVID-19 cases on the rise in British Columbia and golf venue capacity limits still […]

Enterprise’s Endeavour: Company joins Collision Industry Foundation Annual Donor Program

Mechanicsville, Virginia — The Collision Industry Foundation (CIF) is delighted to announce Enterprise has joined the CIF Annual Donor Program. The Annual Donor Program was designed to bring needed, recurring resources to CIF, so it can deliver on its mission to Answer the Call when those in the industry have been impacted by unforeseen catastrophic […]

CARSTAR exceeds annual fundraising goal to fight cystic fibrosis

A CARSTAR cystic fibrosis fundraising event - one of the many hosted by CARSTAR and its franchisees.The top Canadian CARSTAR franchise partner fundraisers from Shine Month.

Charlotte, North Carolina — January 24, 2018 — CARSTAR North America is celebrating the company’s tremendous personal feat of surpassing its 2017 fundraising goal of $375,000 to help fight cystic fibrosis (CF). “This is a landmark moment in CARSTAR’s history as we’ve not only exceeded our highest fundraising goal ever, but we’ve officially designated cystic […]

Pfaff Autoworks builds custom hospital bed for fundraising efforts

The hospital bed customized by Pfaff Autoworks, next to the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car it was modeled on. The bed will help to promote fundraising efforts to replace the beds at North York General Hospital.

By Mike Davey Toronto, Ontario — October 12, 2016 — The race is on and Pfaff Automotive Partners is at the centre of it all. There’s always been a motorsports connection for the Toronto-based business, but this race isn’t on the track. Pfaff has teamed up with the North York General Hospital Foundation (NYGHF) for […]

Tire Take Back fundraising cracks $1 million

Representatives of OARA, OFA, OTS, the Sunshine Foundation, Early's Auto Parts and the city of Alliston gather for the official cheque presentation at Early's Auto Parts.

Toronto, Ontario — October 5, 2016 — It’s been another successful year for Tire Take Back. This year, the tire recycling blitz collected 64,623 tires to raise $117,998 in support of the Sunshine Foundation of Canada. Early’s Auto Parts in Alliston, Ontario came out on top, collecting 15,346 tires, resulting in $21,491 of the total […]

Carrossier ProColor raises $20,000 for families in need

Carrossier ProColor logo

Laval, Quebec — October 3, 2016 — Many Quebec families will have a happier Christmas this year, thanks to Carrossier ProColor and its partners. The network has announced that $20,000 in grocery gift cards will be delivered to Quebec families in need, thanks to the generosity of the participants of its annual golf tournament. Over […]

Haiti ARISE closing in on trade school goal

Tom Bissonnette of Parr Auto Body and former Chairman of CCIF (centre) with Marc and Lisa Honorat, founders of Haiti ARISE. The organization is raising funds to add collision repair training to the skills offered at the Haiti ARISE Technical & Professional School.

Calgary, Alberta — September 28, 2016 — The collision repair industry can be a great place to make a career. Thanks in part to the efforts of Canadian repairers, citizens of Haiti are closer than ever before to having a school where they can learn and develop their autobody repair skills. Haiti ARISE partnered with […]