Truckers Raise Over $14,000 for
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
The 2nd Annual O&S Truckers’ Challenge benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Ozarks is in the books. The event was held as part of the BBBS signature fund raising event, Bowl For Kids’ Sake, on March 16th at Battlefield Lanes in Springfield, MO. Nineteen teams participated in the challenge. Between participation donations, lane sponsorships, t-shirt sponsorships and giveaway prizes, the Challenge brought in approximately $14,000 which helped in reaching the Bowl for Kids’ Sake record setting total of over $100,000.
The highest scoring team of the event, The Primates from Prime, Inc. won the Truckers Challenge Traveling Trophy for the second year in a row. The Primates also won the 2008 Top Fundraisers Trophy. M&M Truck Sales won the trophy in the Vendor Division. The Bowling Stones from O&S Trucking, Inc. brought home the First Aid Kit for being the lowest scoring team. In the tradition of the Bowl for Kids’ Sake event, door prizes and contest prizes were handed out all afternoon.
Participation was as follows: Carrier teams Vendor teams
Brass Leasing M&M Truck Sales
RBX Peterbuilt of Spfd
APT TCI (1)
TCSI Mercy/ St. John’s/ Ollis Co.
Prime, Inc Cross-Midwest Tires
O&S Trucking Spfd Brake
Other contributing companies and their efforts are:
Giveaways Lane Sponsorship T-shirt Sponsorship
Advertising Plus Goodman Baker Insurance O&S Trucking, Inc.
Apex Physical Therapy Aleshire, Robb & Sivils P.C.
Askinosie Chocolate Bates Media
Missouri Neon Randall Reilly Publishing
The Moxie Schmidt, Kirby & Sullivan P.C.
O'Reilly Auto Parts Cross Midwest Tire
Promoter Advertising Thermo King of Spfd
Spfd Freightliner Sales Volvo Mac of Spfd
Great West Casualty Mercy/ St. John’s/ Ollis Co.
KT Clinic donated the First Aid Kit awarded to the lowest scoring team
O & S Trucking, Inc. is an employee-owned, full service truck line based in Springfield, MO. The company hauls dry and temperature-controlled freight. The corporate fleet is comprised of Independent Contractors, including a Lease Purchase division and company owned equipment.