BREVARD, N.C. — The United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) Board of Directors washed cars at White Squirrel Car Wash as part of its Great Bank Challenge 2015 fundraiser, according to

The board members cleaned the vehicles of First Citizens Bank employees after 100 percent of them pledged participation and the highest amount to United Way, noted the article.

White Squirrel Car Wash and Team Hawkins Detail stepped up to offer the board a way to wash the cars, stated the article. The companies contributed a full-serve wash package plus coupons to the UWTC 60th anniversary auction a few weeks ago.

Read also: Mid-Atlantic carwashes raise money for Chesapeake Bay

“I'm always looking for ways to get involved with good causes and help my neighbors,” said Mike Hawkins of Team Hawkins Detail in the article. “I'm very proud to serve my community.”

“UWTC has three goals for achieving positive community outcomes: increasing residents' financial stability, raising the county's high school graduation rate and improving health care access and healthy behaviors,” shared the article.

Click here to read the entire article.