MINNEAPOLIS, MN – (October 30, 2014) – ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a leading national damaged vehicle repair company, announced today it helped raise $18,000 during the second annual Forest Park Charity Golf Tournament to benefit St. Louis Children’s Foundation.
Over 100 golfers and guests gathered at Forest Park Golf Course in Saint Louis, Missouri on September 24, 2014 to support St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation.
“We are incredibly grateful for the support of ABRA Auto Body & Glass,” says St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation vice president, Janice Bailey. “This golf tournament is a perfect example of how an organization can turn a fun event into something that can make a real impact on the lives of our patients.”
The second annual golf event is part of St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation initiative to fund its expansion and enhancement of its services, upgrade and renovate facilities, and develop new programs to support the health of children.
“We are privileged to support St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation with their pediatric programs that are an integral part in improving children’s health,” said Peterson Santos, regional vice president of ABRA. “We are delighted to contribute to a cause that supports children in our community.”
Since 1984, ABRA has been supporting charitable causes throughout the United States
with similar core values and common goals. The company has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for local charities across the country.
About St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation
St. Louis Children’s Hospital has provided specialized care for children for more than 130 years. In 2010 the hospital received the Magnet re-designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the nation’s highest honor for nursing excellence. St. Louis Children’s Hospital is affiliated with Washington University School of Medicine, one of the leading medical research, teaching, and patient care institutions in the nation. The hospital is a member of BJC HealthCare. For more information, visit www.StLouisChildrens.org, or visit us @STLChildrens on Facebook and Twitter.
About ABRA Auto Body & Glass
Founded in 1984 and headquartered in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, ABRA is a leading provider of vehicle repair services specializing in collision repair, paintless dent removal, and auto glass repair and replacement. ABRA’s mission is to be the best auto body and glass company in America by providing quality repairs, in a timely manner, with friendly, helpful service. For more information about ABRA visit abraauto.wpengine.com.