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Toyota donates Tundra to Portland Winterhawks

by: COURTESY PHOTO - Portland Winterhawks players Steven Alldridge and Garrett Haar stand in front of the team's new Community Cruiser, a new 2014 Tundra courtesy of Toyota, along with several Junior Hawks players at Beaverton Toyota.Toyota has donated a new Tundra pickup truck to the Portland Winterhawks and Portland jr. Hawks hockey teams. The teams will use the truck during games and at community events throughout the region during the 2013-2014 season.

"The local Toyota dealers are happy to support the Portland Winterhawks this year with a brand new 2014 Tundra to use as this season's Community Cruiser for games and community events," said Ken Gillett, sales director at Beaverton Toyota. "Our partnership with the Winterhawks is just one of the many ways that Toyota gives back to the community throughout the year, and we're excited to cheer them on to victory this season."

Toyota is also offering families a chance to win a one-year lease on a new 2014 Toyota Highlander from Dec. 31 to Jan. 25 at www.winterhawks.com/toyota. The Winterhawks will also be providing home game tickets to all fans who test drive a Toyota vehicle. And team members will travel to all 11 local Toyota dealerships on Jan. 25 to sign posters, pose for pictures and share their support for the team.

by: COURTESY PHOTO - Beaverton Toyota sales director Ken Gillett hands over the keys to a new 2014 Tundra, the season's new Community Cruiser, to Portland Winterhawks player Garrett Haar.
The donation of the Tundra "Community Cruiser" was made at Beaverton Toyota on Monday, Dec. 30. Portland Winterhawk players Garrett Haar and Steven Alldridge represented the teams. Toyota was represented by John Golden of Beaverton Toyota.

Toyota is partnering with the Winterhawks on the promotions because the company strives to assist the communities where we live and work by supporting local organizations focused on the areas of environment, education and safety. The Portland Winterhawks are a two-time Memorial Cup-winning Western Hockey League franchise. The Portland Jr. Hawks provides rewarding recreational and competitive hockey programs for players ages 4 to 18.