Canine Companions In Irving Receives Final Grant Of The Year From Park Place Dealerships Season Of Giving Event

The final grant of the season was given to Canine Companions in Irving during Park Place Dealership’s $100,000 Season of Giving.

Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs at no charge to the recipient.

Christmas arrived early for 24 local non-profits that received one of the grants over three days. Park Place selected the organizations because of their commitment to serving the Dallas/Fort Worth community. This is the first time the 24 non-profits have received a donation from Park Place. (See full list below). Winning organizations receive between $5,000 – $10,000, with a total give of $100,000.

A committee comprised of Park Place members from eight dealerships across North Texas selected the non-profits out of more than 350 applications. Under Park Place Cares, the company’s philanthropic arm, the company has donated $100,000 to 24 charities that met the dealership’s criteria and supports one of Park Place Cares’ Pillars of Giving, which include: Education; Medical; Advocacy; or the Arts.