Flynn’s Makes Donations for Home Runs Hit - Tire Review Magazine

Flynn’s Makes Donations for Home Runs Hit

Pennsylvania-based Flynn's Tire Group presented a $1,912.50 donation to the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation following the dealer’s commitment to donate $12.50 for each home run the Pittsburgh Pirates hit during the 2016 season.

flynnstire_donation
Joe Durkoske, general manager, Flynn’s Tire Retail Group (right) presents a check to Joseph Warren, associate director, corporate and community giving, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation.

Pennsylvania-based Flynn’s Tire Group presented a $1,912.50 donation to the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation following the dealer’s commitment to donate $12.50 for each home run the Pittsburgh Pirates hit during the 2016 season.

The Pirates hit 153 total home runs during the regular season.

KDKA-FM, the FAN, broadcasted the number of home runs and the amount donated during each post game report. The tire dealer has been donating in conjunction with the Pirates’ home runs for the past four years and has donated more than $6,500.

Flynn’s operates 20 Flynn’s Tire & Auto Service retail locations in western Pennsylvania and eastern Ohio; four tire warehouses in Pennsylvania and Ohio; and five Flynn’s Commercial Tire service centers throughout western Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio and New York; and a retread facility in Ohio.

You May Also Like

Sun Auto Tire & Service acquires 33 Caliber Auto Care locations in Texas

The 33 Caliber Auto Care locations are spread across Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio.

Caliber-Auto-care-Sun-Auto

Sun Auto Tire & Service recently acquired 33 Caliber Auto Care locations throughout the state of Texas. The 33 Caliber Auto Care locations spread across Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio complement Sun Auto’s existing footprint in these markets, the company said. Caliber Auto Care teammates will stay on after Sun Auto's acquisition. 

Goodturn Tire & Auto launches platform with 24 locations

Goodturn is a family of brands that provide automotive and tire repair and maintenance services, serving approximately 90k customers in 2023.

Hunter’s new Hunter University is designed to train customers, techs and instructors

The online courses are generally presented in five-minute segments.

PR-Training-Hunter-University-1400
Apollo Tires US recalls certain Vredestein, Quatrac tires

Dealers will replace the tires free of charge.

Recall
Discount Tire, Major League Soccer (MLS) announce multiyear partnership

Discount Tire has also struck a partnership to be the official tire retailer of Inter Miami CF and is collaborating with Continental Tire.

Discount-Tire-MLS-sponsorship

Other Posts

Net Driven acquires CarCareConnect

With this acquisition, CarCareConnect customers will gain access to Net Driven’s suite of digital storefront and digital marketing solutions.

Handshake agreement
Hankook Tire America recalls select Kinergy GT tires

Certain Kinergy GT tires, size 235/60R18H H436, are missing the missing the four-digit week and year code mark.

Recall
TRIB’s new website offers tailored services for members

One of the highlights of the redesigned website is the introduction of the retread environmental savings calculator.

TRIB-new-website
RNR Tire Express to give away NASCAR tickets for Father’s Day promotion

The RNR team will be taking submissions until midnight on Sunday, June 16.

RNR Tire Express