Arrow Truck Sales to donate a 2014 Volvo VNL 670 to the Woman in Trucking Association
Arrow Truck Sales of Kansas City, Mo. will donate a 2014 Volvo VNL 670 to the Women In Trucking Association. The truck will be donated during WIT’s annual “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel”, which will be held March 24, 2018, at the Mid-America Trucking Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky.
Ellen Voie, president and CEO of WIT will announce the lucky winner.
“We are thrilled to be able to give a truck to one of our members at our annual Salute to Women Behind the Wheel,” said Voie. “I am especially looking forward to handing over the keys to the Volvo to allow one deserving member the chance of a lifetime, thanks to Arrow Truck Sales and their very generous donation.”
Application for the truck giveaway will be open until November, 15, 2017.
There are few requirements for drivers to be eligible to win the truck, such as:
- Be at least 23 years old
- Be a member of Women In Trucking Association by Sept. 30
- Be a Class A CDL holder
- Be present at WIT’s 2018 “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” event to win, or appoint a representative if they’re unable to attend.
- Write a 200-300 word essay answering the question: Why is it important to increase the percentage of women employed as professional drivers?
Arrow Truck Sales is a source of used heavy-duty trucks with locations across the U.S and Canada, and it is a Gold Partner supporter of the WIT Association.
“Arrow has long been supportive of equality and diversity efforts within the trucking industry,” said Jim Stevenson, Arrow’s director of national accounts and WIT board member. “We look at this as an opportunity to help a WIT member by providing a 2014 Volvo VNL 670 to support his or her success as an owner-operator.”