HEMET, Calif. (Sept. 27, 2005) — Ramona Tire & Service Centers and its customers have donated more than $32,000 to the American Red Cross to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
The Hemet-based dealership collected donations over a four-week period from customers at its 14 retail stores throughout Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange counties and pledged to match their donations dollar for dollar up to $10,000.
In the end, Ramona Tire's customers contributed $22,343.64 and Ramona Tire kicked in its $10,000.
Ramona Tire, a Bridgestone/Firestone Associated Dealer, is a founding member of the Independent Tire Dealers Group. It is headed by Donald Digby, CEO, and Chris Wyborny, vice president.