Bestpass Inc. and the New York State Motor Truck Association held their Operation: Big Wheels for Heroes "touch-a-truck" fundraiser and public awareness event to benefit the Truckload Carriers Association's Truckload of Respect program. Truckloads of Respect supports the annual Wreaths Across America wreath-laying event at Arlington National Cemetery.
FedEx Corp. celebrated the 10th anniversary of FedEx Cares Week, which has expanded to nearly 400 cities around the world. In addition to thousands of volunteer hours donated each year, FedEx and its team members gave more than $11.4 million to the United Way and other nonprofits in 2013.
A record number of dealers participated in Clark Material Handling Co.'s "Raising Hope Champion" program, under which dealers have the opportunity to order special pink burden carriers to benefit the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Clark and its dealer network have successfully raised over $270,000 for the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA) has donated a Jungheinrich EJE 120 electric-powered walkie pallet truck to the Houston Food Bank. The Food Bank will use the 4,500-pound capacity truck to help transport the thousands of boxes of food it delivers daily.