Final 25 Winners Announced in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good Program

  • Public Voting Determined Which Nonprofit Organizations Received New Toyota Vehicles
  • 100 Winning Organizations Begin Receiving Vehicles in September 2012
  • More than $7 Million in Vehicles and Cash Grants Awarded Over the Last Two Years of the Program
August 28, 2012

TORRANCE, Calif. (August 28, 2012)– Tuesday, August 21 marked the last day of voting in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program, a national philanthropic program that awards 100 cars to 100 U.S. nonprofits over the course of 100 consecutive days. Winners were selected each day through public voting on Facebook at www.100carsforgood.com.
 

Each day five nonprofit organizations were profiled on the 100 Cars for Good Facebook page where the public could vote for their favorite organization. The organization with the most votes at the end of the day won a new Toyota vehicle while the four runners-up each day received a $1,000 cash grant from Toyota. In total, 100 new Toyota vehicles and $400,000 in cash grants are being awarded to non-profit organizations across the country.
 
“It is rewarding and inspiring to see the response Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program has received from the public,” said Jim Lentz, president and chief executive officer of Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. “Over the course of two years, this program has awarded more than $7 million in vehicles and cash grants to local nonprofit organizations across the country, as well as helping to raise awareness  to hundreds more.  We are very pleased to have the opportunity to help these worthwhile organizations broaden their impact in communities all across the nation, and we thank the public for their support in determining the winners.”
 
Winning organizations offer services in a variety of areas, including: education, safety, animal welfare food banks, and human services for children and adults.
 
Final 100 winners in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program are:

Organization

 
Location
Voting Date
 
Cincinnati, OH
 
August 21, 2012
 
 
Chambersburg, PA
 
August 20, 2012
 
 
Seattle, WA
 
August 19, 2012
 
 
Welch, WV
 
August 18, 2012
 
 
Springvale, ME
 
August 17, 2012
 
 
University Place, WA
 
August 16, 2012
 
 
Rensselaer, NY
 
August 15, 2012
 
 
Oxford, MS
 
August 14, 2012
 
 
Pittsburgh, PA
 
August 13, 2012
 
 
South Salem, NY
 
August 12, 2012
 
 
Brewster, NY
 
August 11, 2012
 
 
Houston, TX
 
August 10, 2012
 
 
Maitland, FL
 
August 9, 2012
 
 
Georgetown, KY
 
August 8, 2012
 
 
Bemidji, MN
 
August 7, 2012
 
 
Terryville, CT
 
August 6, 2012
 
 
Hayward, CA
 
August 5, 2012
 
 
Anchorage, AK
 
August 4, 2012
 
 
Mansfield, OH
 
August 3, 2012
 
 
Ocean Springs, MS
 
August 2, 2012
 
 
Peotone, IL
 
August 1, 2012
 

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