The Buck-a-Tire campaign returned this year to help an amazing family and a special little ﬁghter.
This year, OK Tire Sault Ste. Marie received an overwhelming response to their community out reach for this years Buck-A-Tire recipient – Kayge Fowler. Kayge has been diagnosed with DIPG, a rare form of childhood brain cancer.
“We were overwhelmed at how amazingly supportive our community is. The support for this tough little guy and their family lit up our social feeds and we knew who will be our a Buck-a-Tire recipient.” says Frank Bitonti, manager at OK Tire.
“We were excited to see we passed our goal and managed to raise more this year – thanks to our amazing customers and their support for this family” says Michael Bitonti, manager at OK Tire.
Buck-a-Tire donates $1 for every tire they sell for the month of November. OK Tire has been proud to donate to the Canadian Cancer Society, Breaking Away, Autism Ontario (Sault Ste. Marie Chapter) and the Soup Kitchen Community Centre and has raised approximately $10,000 since Buck-a-Tire began.