Local Charities to Benefit from Nevada City Adventure 2007 at Mini Mania
May 23, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Business NewsNevada City, CA – May 23, 2007– Mini Mania, Inc.(tm), the market leader in distributing and manufacturing lifestyle products and high quality performance aftermarket parts for the "classic" Mini(tm) and BMW MINI Cooper(tm) automobiles announced today that a portion of funds generated at Nevada City Adventure 2007 on Saturday, June 2nd will be donated to two local charities.
The local Red Cross chapter will receive funds generated by the raffle ticket sales and the table-top slot car race donations. Barbecue and ice cream donations will be going to the youth group at Sierra Presbyterian Church in Nevada City to raise money for trips planned for this summer.
“We are glad to lend a hand to charities in this area and do our part to contribute to the foothills community,” said Don Racine, Owner of Mini Mania. “People drive here from all over Northern California & Nevada to participate in the NCA event every year, and this year we are expecting over 100 Minis to be on display in our lot and exhibit areas, so these charities should see some solid donations.”
NCA 2007 runs from 8am to 4pm this year and includes activities such as Do-It-Yourself workshops, a Gold Country Historic Motoring Tour and a Swap Meet with tables filled with used parts and accessories for all kinds of Minis. There will also be two major Mini parts giveaways worth thousands of dollars: a Stage 2 Kit new MINI owners and an aluminum cylinder head for classic Mini owners.
For more information on the Nevada City Adventure 2007, go online to www.minimania.com/nca2007
About Mini Mania, Inc.
Mini Mania was founded in 1974 and has grown to become a multi-million dollar market leader that provides high quality aftermarket parts that include its own ULTRIK(tm) line of high performance parts and very specialized services to a growing customer base of approximately 100,000 consumers around the world.
Mini Mania solidified its market leadership position in 2001 by becoming the first company in the US to import the then all new BMW MINI to use as a product and performance test bed. Shortly thereafter, Mini Mania began to offer a suite of "lifestyle enhancement products" that appeal to recent purchasers of the MINI Cooper ™ automobile.
Mini Mania is headquartered in a 16,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility in the Northern California foothills outside of Sacramento. The company's dynamic web site is truly a one of a kind information portal for any Mini Cooper enthusiast, containing over 50,000 pages of unique content augmented with 50,000 part numbers, technical articles and interactive community forums. Each month 75-100,000 individuals access the web site for research and purchase of Mini Cooper parts and accessories.
The company has recently opened Mini Mania UK, a standalone subsidiary in the UK, www.minimaniauk.co.uk to better serve the growing European market. For more information: Mini Mania, Inc. www.minimania.com, 800.946.2642.