1. Give us some basic information about your organization. (Name, founding, purpose, mission)
The MiniCars were started in the barren sands of Clio Michigan the Elf Khurafeh Shriners had grown tired of walking in parades and thanks to the recent invention of the mini car a new opportunity to entertain and fundraise presented itself. those founding fathers led by brother Elmo Meyer built through their blood sweat and tears the same cars that we are driving today. they laid the foundation of charity that for over 20 years now carries on to this day as we bring happiness and joy to all those we meet.
2. What is the overall purpose/goal of the organization?
All donation proceeds are given to the Elf Khurafeh Temple to donate to the Shriner's Childrens Hospital Network. We are a non-profit organization striving to make the world a better place while making ourselves better men in the process for our families, country and communities. We thank you in advance for your generosity and look forward to seeing you at your next local event.
3. What are Boca Bearings being used for?
The bearings are used on the front wheels of the car.
4. How did you hear about us?
Boca is a well-known bearing supplier and I have used your services on previous occasions.
5. How will this help your organization?
These bearings will help with on an effort to rebuild and revitalize our cars which are used to raise money to support the Shriners Hospitals. Our ‘Minicars’, gocarts really, are more than 40 years old and have seen various levels of care thru the years. We have reorganized the group gathered a majority (12) of the cars and are going to rebuild and maintain the cars as a group utilizing our strengths as a team.
6. Where can people learn more about your organization?
For more information on the Unit, please check out http://www.ekminicars.org/ & https://www.facebook.com/ekminicars
For information the mission of the Shriners please check out http://www.shrinersinternational.org/