truckersfinalmile.org is an IRS recognized 501 (c) (3) reuniting North American Truck Drivers and their Family during times of crisis.
Albuquerque, December 22, 2014 (Newswire.com) - "Honey, what if something happens while your out on the road?"
This question is asked by family member's of those that drive the nations highways and interstates every single day. The unsung hero's of our economy that face ever changing weather conditions, roadway congestion, increased regulatory demands and the stress of todays on time delivery world. The North American Truck Driver.
In some instances, Truck Drivers can be away from home for weeks at a time.
But what happens when something bad happens? Statistics show that over 800 Truck Drivers are killed in highway collisions each year, and as many as 20,000 are injured. Now these are just the highway collision numbers. There are others that perish from natural causes in their rigs, others that commit suicide, those that are killed in commission of a crime, and so on.
Many more Drivers are hospitalized due to on the job injuries, sudden emergency medical episodes and more.
So if a Driver's home is in Denver, and an emergency happens, say, in Atlanta, how are you going to get to their side? Right Now?
With your gift, truckersfinalmile.org will be able to provide ground transportation, air travel, and local lodging to North American Truck Drivers and their family during these times. That is their stated Mission goal.
Their indepth website at truckersfinalmile dot org details their programs, their policies, and their organizational structure. Of course, they are on Facebook at www.facebook.com/truckersfinalmile.
A goal of their Charity is 100% transparency with potential donors and sponsors. They are a "Gold Level" rating participant at GuideStar, just search "truckersfinalmile" on GuideStars web home page.
Donations to support truckersfinalmile.org can be made at truckersfinalmile. org/donate/paypal, yes its paypal but they do accept credit cards there, at Go Fund Me.com /truckersfinalmile, through the GuideStar portal, or by sending a check or money order to truckersfinalmile, P.O. Box 53624, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87153. You do not need to be a Truck Driver or family member to donate and they are also seeking sponsors, both in and supportive of the Trucking Industry.
As 2014 draws to an end, truckersfinalmile is a worthy cause for your year end tax deductible contribution.