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CARSTAR raises $2M for charity

June 26, 2012

OVERLAND PARK, KS — CARSTAR's Soaps It Up CAR Wash fundraiser just raised another $101,000 to give to Cystic Fibrosis Canada and the Make-A-Wish foundation, according to an Autosphere report.

CARSTAR has now raised $2 million for charity over the past nine years.

The June 26 press release stated more than 110 CARSTAR Collision Centres throughout North America participated in the ninth annual Soaps It Up fundraiser which took place on June 9.

“We are very thankful to have Franchise Partners across the country that understand the importance of giving back to the communities they service,” Sam Mercanti, president and CEO of CARSTAR Automotive Canada, stated in the press release. “This is an important milestone for CARSTAR and our partners, and we are committed to continuing to support this cause until a cure has been found.”