WILBRAHAM, Mass. (WWLP) – Lia Toyota of Wilbraham donated $15,000 to the 20th Annual Radiothon for Baystate Children’s Hospital.
For every test drive taken at Lia Toyota of Wilbraham they would donate $25 through the end of March. The total raised was $15,000 which equals 600 test drives. A check presentation was held Thursday at Lia Toyota of Wilbraham located at 2145 Boston Road.
“We are so proud and humbled to be contributing toward fundraising efforts for this exceptional children’s hospital,” said Michael Lia, Co-Owner of Lia Auto Group.
22News spoke to the general manager of Lia Toyota in Wilbraham about the importance of donating to Baystate children’s.
“This is our third year, we’ve been doing it for a while now,” said John Kupec. “This charity is really important to us, we feel that it crosses all the lines… gender, race, creed… everybody is concerned about sick children. It’s a great charity for a great cause.”
The money Lia raised went towards the 20th Annual Radiothon for Baystate Children’s Hospital, which took place on March 8 and 9 this year.