Second Group Of 25 Winners Announced In Toyota 100 Cars For Good...

Second Group Of 25 Winners Announced In Toyota 100 Cars For Good Program

Public Voting to Determine 50 Remaining Nonprofit Organizations to Receive Toyota Vehicle - First 50 nonprofit organizations have been selected by the public to receive a new Toyota vehicle - Five non-profit organizations will continue to be profiled on Toyota's Facebook page ( each day through August 21


TORRANCE, Calif., July 10,
2012 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Toyota today announced the second group of
winners of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good program, a national philanthropic
program that is awarding 100 cars to 100 nonprofits over the course of 100
consecutive days. Winners will be selected each day through public voting on
Facebook at


Starting May 14 and running
through August 21, each day five nonprofit organizations are profiled on the
100 Cars for Good
Facebook page. Registered Facebook users are able to vote
once daily for the nonprofit they think can do the most good with a new vehicle.
The organization with the most votes at the end of the day will win a new Toyota
vehicle. The four runners-up will each receive a $1,000 cash grant from Toyota.


“With this announcement of
the next 25 winners, we mark the half-way point of the 2012 Toyota 100 Cars
for Good p
rogram,” said Jim Lentz, president and chief executive officer of
Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. “Toyota created the 100 Cars for Good
program as a way to give to a variety of organizations across the country and to
do so with the help and support of the American public. It’s the public vote
that decides which organizations will receive a new Toyota vehicle and we are
thrilled to see the outpouring of support for the program with thousands of


The majority of the second
group of 25 winners (the first 25 winners were announced in June) provide
services in a variety of areas including animal welfare, education, health &
safety, and human services to children, adults and the disabled.


Winners 1- 50 in Toyota’s
100 Cars for Good
program are:


DC Scores

Washington, DC

May 14, 2012

Cincinnati Zoo

Cincinnati, Ohio

May 15, 2012

Lehmi County Humane

Salmon, Idaho

May 16, 2012

Pibbles & More Animal

Ridgewood, New York

May 17, 2012

Recycled Doggies,

Cincinnati, Ohio

May 18, 2012

Hope for Paws Animal

Los Angeles,

May 19, 2012

The Dream Center

Los Angeles,

May 20, 2012

SPCA International’s
Operation Baghdad Pups

New York, New York

May 21, 2012

Petfinder Foundation

Tucson, Arizona

May 22, 2012

Together We Rise

Chino, California

May 23, 2012

The Children’s

Anchorage, Alaska

May 24, 2012

All Hands Volunteers


May 25, 2012

Detroit Dog Rescue

Grosse Pointe Woods,

May 26, 2012

Fences for Fido

Portland, Oregon

May 27, 2012

Central Vermont
Humane Society

East Montpelier,

May 28, 2012

Operation Blankets of

Granada Hills,

May 29, 2012

Kristie’s Foundation

Anaheim, California

May 30, 2012

K9 Services German
Shepherd Rescue, Inc.

Middleburg, Florida

May 31, 2012

Animal Aid, Inc.

Oakland Park, Florida

June 1, 2012

Clark County
Community Services

Winchester, Kentucky

June 2, 2012

Shore Hearts Golden

Lanoka Harbor, New

June 3, 2012

Special Olympics

Normal, Illinois

June 4, 2012

Last Chance Ranch


June 5, 2012

Rikki’s Refuge

Rapidan, Virginia

June 6, 2012

Feed My Sheep

Gulfport, MS

June 7, 2012

Life 4 Paws Animal

Winnekta, CA

June 8, 2012

Humane Society of

Fargo, ND

June 9, 2012

Humane Society of
Marion County

Ocala, FL

June 10, 2012

A Child’s Place

Charlotte, NC

June 11, 2012

Motley Zoo Animal

Redmond, WA

June 12, 2012

1st Priority & Search

Plantersville, TX

June 13, 2012

Girl Scouts of
Kentucky’s WRC

Lexington, KY

June 14, 2012

Haven House St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

June 15, 2012

Young at Heart Pet

Lake Zurich, IL

June 16, 2012

4K Cancer

Baltimore, MD

June 17, 2012

C.H.A.I.N.E.D. Inc.

Riverview, MI

June 18, 2012

STAR Center, Inc.

Jackson, TN

June 19, 2012

Central Aroostook
Humane Society

Presque, ME

June 20, 2012

Ronald McDonald House
of SNJ

Camden, NJ

June 21, 2012

Muttville Senior Dog

San Francisco, CA

June 22, 2012

Animal Aid Vermillion

Abbeville, LA

June 23, 2012

The Food Bank for
Central & Northeast Missouri

Columbia, MO

June 24, 2012

Ozark Family Resource
Agency (Ripley County)

Doniphan, MO

June 25, 2012

Canine Partners for

Cochranville, PA

June 26, 2012

Franklin County
Humane Society

Frankfort, KY

June 27, 2012

One More Generation

Fayetteville, GA

June 28, 2012

Lake Wapogasset
Lutheran Camp

Amery, WI

June 29, 2012

Pelican Harbor
Seabird Station

Miami, FL

June 30, 2012

Humane Society of
South Coastal Georgia

Brunswick, GA

July 1, 2012

Pets Without Parents

Columbus, OH

July 2, 2012


Public voting for the 100
Cars for Good
program will continue through August 21. Voters may place one
vote per day, each day, over the course of the program. Each day, the previous
day’s winner will be announced and five new nonprofit organizations will be
featured for voting. Winning organizations can choose from the following
vehicles: Camry Hybrid, Highlander SUV, Prius v Hybrid, Sienna minivan, Sienna
Mobility or Tundra full-sized pickup. A six-year, 100,000-mile powertrain
warranty will also be provided for each vehicle, compliments of Toyota Financial


The 500 finalists, from
which the 100 winners are ultimately selected, were certified by an independent
panel of judges who are experts in the fields of philanthropy and corporate
social responsibility.


Follow 100 Cars for Good on
Facebook at and on Twitter at #100cars.


About Toyota


Toyota (NYSE: TM)
established operations in the United States in 1957 and currently operates 10
manufacturing plants. Toyota directly employs over 30,000 in the U.S. and its
investment here is currently valued at more than $18 billion, including sales
and manufacturing operations, research and development, financial services and


Toyota is committed to being
a good corporate citizen in the communities where it does business and believes
in supporting programs with long-term sustainable results. Toyota supports
numerous organizations across the country, focusing on education, the
environment and safety. Since 1991, Toyota has contributed over half a billion
dollars to philanthropic programs in the U.S.


For more information on
Toyota’s commitment to improving communities nationwide, visit


About Toyota Financial


TFS is the finance and
insurance brand for Toyota and Lexus in the U.S., offering retail auto financing
and leasing through Toyota Motor Credit Corporation (TMCC) and Toyota Lease
Trust and extended service contracts and other payment protection products
through Toyota Motor Insurance Services (TMIS). TFS employs 3,300 associates
nationwide, and has managed assets totaling more than $91 billion. It is part of
a worldwide network of comprehensive financial services offered by Toyota
Financial Services Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toyota Motor


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Second Group Of 25 Winners Announced In Toyota 100 Cars For Good Program