philanthropy

Collective trucking effort donates caps for wounded soldiers

| October 29, 2010

When Marten Transport driver and 3 milion safe miler Candy Bass (pictured) saw a documentary on the Walter Reed Army Medical Center a few years ago, she was so affected by the scenes detailing the ...

A coffee for St. Christopher

| October 04, 2010

What says trucking more than a good cup of coffee? Though I haven't done much coffee-related reporting since the March 2008 Truckers News story probing haulers' coffee preferences, I suspect that with the turmoil we've ...

A Jazzy Jordan racecar design; more from the run

| July 21, 2010

Since Jasmine "Jazzy" Jordan completed her run across the United States to benefit the St. Christopher Truckers Development & Relief Fund, haulers around the nation have used the internet to send out mini-tributes to her ...

‘There Is a Cure’ — new song written for breast-cancer-awareness convoy

| July 09, 2010

It's coming up Oct. 16, 2010, following the success of last year's inaugural U.S. event in Texas. At the TravelCenters of America location in Terrell, Texas, on I-20 at exit 503, the Convoy for a ...

Nashville driver reaches out to targets of hate graffiti

| February 22, 2010

This story, published in the Nashville, Tenn.-based daily City Paper, highlights the efforts of a truck driver to represent the best of his community to a group of Somali immigrants and their house of worship. When ...

Canadian cube van driver’s three Santas

| December 24, 2009

A heartwarming trucking Christmas story, via Canadian news site Canoe.ca.

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