All posts tagged: 2019

Scrap Metal Market February 2020: Scrap Price Recovery Update

February showing promise in 2020 For the first time in eight months, scrap steel prices increased nationally in January by 0.74 percent. This month, the national price of scrap steel is now a little over $144, a more than eight dollar increase staying on par with industry experts’ prediction that scrap prices will slowly recover

ACS Charity Car Donation

World Cancer Day: ACS and Car Donations

World Cancer Day – Car Donation World Cancer Day is internationally marked on February 4th. On this day, we hope to gain awareness about the prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer. One out of three people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime and 9 million people worldwide die from cancer each year. To

Causes We Love: Benny’s Buddies

One cause we have a personal connection to is the Benny’s Buddies fundraiser for Multiple Sclerosis.  Ben Galpen is a friend to us and through his 1947LLC   donated some awesome camouflage that adorns the cubicles in our office.  About 7 years ago Ben was diagnosed with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis.  His version of MS

ALS Association logo

Walk to Defeat ALS 2019

The Advanced Remarketing Services team showed their support at the 18th Annual Walk to Defeat ALS on September 15, 2019. The mile walk took place at McCoy Stadium and allowed ARS employees to raise funds and awareness for The ALS Association. The Walk to Defeat ALS directly impacts those living with ALS and their families

donate to knkx

Donating Hope to KNKX

Does your vehicle have a name? 42% of people admit to naming their car! The most common names reported are Betty and Betsy. Today’s story is not about a Betty or a Betsy, but a 1984 Honda motorcycle named Hope. After years on the road, Hope’s owner decided to donate to KNKX! Keep reading to

1955 Cadillac Donated to Dallas Habitat for Humanity

Guest Blogger: Austin Vierkant Click that seatbelt, this blog post will be a bit different than the usually scheduled donation post. This is about a 1955 Cadillac DeVille, that above all odds made it out alive. The car had a rough life staying outside in the elements. It isn’t in the best condition and while

march for babies

March for Babies

A windy and overcast Saturday brought hundreds together for an amazing cause: the March for Babies! This year’s March for Babies was not going to be rained on. Advanced Remarketing team members gathered together and raised over $2,000, doubling our goal and making a huge difference in the lives of pregnant women and babies. We

Earth Day, Hooray!

Guest Blogger: Codi Medieros Happy Earth Day! Earth Day is a Worldwide holiday celebrated every April 22nd to help support environmental protection! Did you know the annual amount spent on cleaning up litter is $11.5 BILLION dollars? And 50% of the litter is cigarette butts? Imagine what more we could do with $11.5 billion dollars

Spring Egg Hunt

Guest Contributor: Kaleigh Machado Spring is celebrated by different people located all over the world and they all celebrate in their own way. ARS decided we would celebrate spring by hosting a spring egg hunt! New England winters can feel never-ending, and even though it’s technically been spring for weeks, most days don’t quite feel

International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day! March 8th is a worldwide celebration of women and girls. This year’s UN theme is “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change.” Watch the UN video below for more information on this year’s theme. International Women’s Day is a time to focus on the achievements and organization of woman throughout history.