Sunday, 28 September 2014 05:47

1st Annual United Way Human Truck Pull Results Announced


1st Annual United Way Human Truck Pull Results Announced


ANDERSON, Ind. – The inaugural United Way Human Truck Pull, presented by Carter Express, raised over $10,500 last Saturday at the Anderson Municipal Airport. 20 teams comprised of nearly 230 pullers from across the community along with over 60 volunteers pulled together to make the day a great success.


The 2014 Inaugural United Way Human Truck Pull champions are:


Fastest Team– Community STRONG (Community Hospital)


Men’s Fastest Team – Hoosier Champions (Hoosier Park)


Co-Ed Fastest Team – Community STRONG (Community Hospital)


Most Team Spirit – Community STRONG (Community Hospital)


Most Money Raised – The Motley Machine



Proceeds from the Human Truck Pull will support United Way of Madison County’s THRIVE efforts. Madison County THRIVE is a county-wide community cause that supports hard-working, lower income families in their own efforts to achieve what every family wants and needs to THRIVE:


            • Good jobs with good wages


            • Financial stability


            • Success for their children


What will Madison County Thrive offer Madison County families and children?


            • Birth to Kindergarten supports that reach families and child care providers


            • Employment training, financial skills, micro loans and more to build financial futures


            • Emergency assistance and connection to services when the unexpected happens


For more information on how to support Madison County THRIVE call 765-608-3064 or visit


United Way of Madison County is improving lives locally by mobilizing the caring power of community by focusing on the building blocks to a good life: Education, Income and Health. Governed by an 18 member volunteer board of directors, United Way of Madison County has been a member in good standing of United Way of America since 1973. For more information, contact 765-643-7493 or visit our Web site at


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