New York, NY, July 26 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ei3 is proud to sponsor the community service category of the Land Rover Defender Service Awards, presented by Chase, to celebrate and support non-profit organizations or charities that have a positive impact on their local communities.
The winning charity will receive $25,000 from ei3, supplemented by presenting sponsor, CHASE, for a total of $30,000, to help them continue their volunteer efforts to help people in a community or of a specific geographic area (e.g. green spaces, hunger relief, housing assistance, youth programs, awareness raising).
In addition to the cash prizes, a customized Land Rover Defender 130 vehicle will be awarded to the winner of the community service category, sponsored by Land Rover. Winning organizations will have the opportunity to outfit their vehicle with selected Land Rover accessories, as well as bespoke exterior styling.
“Following the successful introduction of the first Defender Service Awards in 2021, we are honored to continue the legacy of recognizing organizations that make a difference in their communities,” said Joe Eberhardt, Jaguar President and CEO. Land Rover North America.
“We are delighted to partner with Land Rover in recognizing the incredible service these organizations provide. At ei3 we recognize the responsibility we have to the communities and environment in which we live, and the social impact of our business decisions,” said Spencer Cramer, Founder and CEO of ei3. “The community service award is key to our ESG 2022 Goals. Our goal is to contribute to stability, strength and harmony communities where our employees and customers live and work.”
Applications are open until September 7, 2022, via the entry form and a three-minute video that details the organization’s mission, how it fills a need in their community and how the Land Rover Defender will help carry on Their efforts. Once selected by a panel of qualified judges, the finalist videos will be posted on Land RoverUSA.com and www.landrover.ca for public voting. All winners will be announced by December 1, 2022.
For more information on the Defender Service Awards presented by Chase, please visit LandRoverUSA.com or www.landrover.ca or follow @LandRoverUSA/@LandRoverCanada on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
1. Organizations must be a U.S. 501(c)(3) nonprofit or Canadian charity in one of five (5) specified categories, be approved by the Internal Revenue Service as an exempt charity effective July 25, 2022, and maintain tax-exempt status (i.e., in good standing) until the end of the Contest Period. US 501(c)(3) must be a public charity or private operating foundation, but not a private foundation
2. All prices shown are manufacturer’s suggested retail prices. Excludes destination and delivery charges of $1,350, taxes, title, license and dealer fees, all due at signing, and optional equipment. Pricing, terms and availability of retailer vehicles may vary. See your Authorized Land Rover Retailer for details.
3. Information and rules on the “Defender Service Awards” presented by Chase can be found here and the Canadian rules here
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About Land Rover
Founded in 1948, Land Rover designs and manufactures its vehicles in the UK. For more than 70 years, the brand has built a reputation for providing its customers with some of the most luxurious and high-performance vehicles in the world; whether it’s traversing the heart of the city or traversing the countryside on and off road. Today’s Land Rover range includes the Defender; Discovery and Sport Discovery; Range Rover, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar and Range Rover Evoque. Land Rover is fully committed to sustainability initiatives and social concerns with continued involvement in environmental and community programs. For more information, visit the official Land Rover websites at www.landroverusa.com or for Canada www.landrover.ca.
About Jaguar Land Rover: Reimagining the future of modern luxury through design
Jaguar Land Rover is reinventing the future of modern luxury by design through its distinctive British brands.
Our current model range includes fully electric and mild hybrid vehicles, as well as the latest gasoline engines. Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles are in demand around the world and in the 2020/21 financial year we sold 439,588 vehicles in 127 countries. Land Rover is the world leader in luxury SUVs through its three families Range Rover, Discovery and Defender. Jaguar is the very first brand to offer a fully electric premium SUV, the Jaguar I-PACE.
At heart we are a UK company, with two large design and engineering sites, three vehicle manufacturing plants, an engine manufacturing center and a battery assembly center in the UK. We also have vehicle factories in China, Brazil, India, Austria and Slovakia. Three of our seven technology centers are in the UK – Manchester, Warwick (NAIC) and London – with additional sites in Shannon, Ireland, Portland, USA, Budapest, Hungary and Shanghai, China.
At the heart of our Reimagine strategy is the electrification of the Land Rover and Jaguar brands with two clear and distinct personalities. All Jaguar and Land Rover nameplates are expected to be available in pure electric form by the end of the decade. This marks the start of the company’s journey to become a net-zero carbon company in its supply chain, products and operations by 2039.
As a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Motors since 2008, Jaguar Land Rover has unrivaled access to the world’s leading technology and sustainability players within the Tata Group.
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