Pictured left to right: Destiny (Chapter Vice President, Chippewa Hills FFA), Dan Reid (Store Manager, Auto Value Parts Store Remus), Macey (Chapter President, Chippewa Hills FFA), & Adrian (Chapter Historian, Chippewa Hills FFA).
In Remus, Michigan, Auto Value Parts Store of the Auto-Wares Group of Companies network, took first place in the country participating inWIX Filters FFA Box Top Program! The store and the surrounding community redeemed a total of 22,425 box tops. Their local chapter, Chippewa Hills Future Farmers of America was presented with a $7,606.25 check. Included in that total is an additional $2,000 bonus for being one of the four chapters that submitted the most box tops, and the most improved chapter from last year’s fundraising.
Doug Richard, FFA Director commented “The support from Dan and Auto Value is amazing. This donation will allow our chapter to reduce the cost to our members who attend FFA National Convention and State Convention, as well as cover other chapter activities. Thank you to AutoValue and WIXFilters.”
The support from Dan and Auto Value is amazing. This donation will allow our chapter to reduce the cost to our members who attend FFA National Convention and State Convention, as well as cover other chapter activities. Thank you to AutoValue and WIXFilters.Doug Richard, Future Farmers of America Director
For each oil filter box top submitted, WIX donates 25 cents to local FFA chapters. Collect WIX box tops from farmers, truck owners, repair shops, garages, and drop them off at a participating WIX Filters FFA Box Top program location and encourage those you know to use WIX filters. Make sure prior to submitting that the box top has the WIX Filters logo or name, the part number, and UPC Code. Visit www.wixfilters.com to find your local WIX distributor.
About WIX Filters FFA Box Top Program
WIX is one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of engine and specialty filters and is the number-one filter brand in motorsports. In addition to what they offer, WIX has a substantial history with agriculture. They support the FFA, Future Farmers of America, by sponsoring their annual fundraiser. WIX’s program has donated over $750,000 to local FFA chapters throughout the country with the hope that the next generations continue the tradition of agricultural careers. For more information on the box top program visit: www.wixfilters.com/Resources/FFA.aspx