Pull a truck for a better community! What better way to wrap up National Trucking Week then by joining the Manitoba Trucking Industry for some fun giving back to the communities in which they operate? Whether you're a trucker, a trucking family member, a business that depends on trucking, or just love pulling heavy objects,
MTA hosts another successful United Way Truck Pull. The 6th annual Manitoba Trucking Assocation (MTA) United Way Truck Pull broke new ground on Friday at the Polo Park Shopping Centre parking lot. “Fourteen teams is the most we’ve ever had in six years, we’re getting bigger and better,” said MTA’s Laura La Palme, who organizes the
City buses. Fire trucks. Hercs. Boeing 727s. If it’s big and heavy, you can bet a fierce team of fundraisers or volunteers is pulling it this month for United Way. Why so many heavy objects slowly-but-surely inching forward by comparatively diminutive (except in terms of commitment!) groups? It’s a metaphor. When we work together towards a
In what has to be the fastest fundraiser on 18 wheels, the Manitoba Trucking Association kicked off their United Way campaign and raised a whopping $3,500 in 1 minute and 42 seconds. Seven teams tackled the 4th annual truck pull. Congratulations to winners Dr. Hook Towing, with a turbo time of 13.8 seconds. Way to “pull”
Last year, four Manitoba companies came together and held the first ever industry related truck pull in support of United Way. The event was not only tons of fun, but a tremendous success.