FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – On Saturday, May 7th, Mike’s Carwash raised more than $80,000 Big Brothers Big Sisters through its 13th annual “Get a Wash, Give a Future” fundraiser. Most Mike’s locations in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky donated half the proceeds from every Ultimate and Works wash sold to youth mentoring programs across six local chapters of Big Brothers Big Sisters.
The following was released by the company:
“This is our 13th consecutive year to team up with Big Brothers Big Sisters, and it’s always a very special event for everyone at Mike’s,” said Mike Dahm, CEO of Mike’s Carwash. “Get a Wash, Give a Future has always been close to our hearts. It’s both thrilling and gratifying to see how our customers responded to support this truly wonderful organization.”
For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has been empowering children to succeed through mentorship programs. They are proof that caring role models really do make a difference. According to national research, Little Brothers and Sisters are 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs, 27% less likely to begin using alcohol and 52% less likely to skip school.
Founded in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1948, Mike’s Carwash is headquartered in Loveland, Ohio.
The company is known for state-of-the-art carwash technology, friendly customer service and dedication to the communities it serves.
Mike’s has 35 current locations in Evansville, Fort Wayne, Jeffersonville and Mishawaka, Indiana, Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio, Florence and Louisville, Kentucky.