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Student Transportation Inc. Kicks Off Annual Holiday Donation Drive

November 1, 2018 at 9:33 AM EDT

Leading Transportation Provider’s Community Fundraising Efforts Continue to Help Those Less Fortunate in the Communities They Serve

WALL, N.J., Nov. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Student Transportation Inc. (STI), a leader in school transportation, safety and fleet services, announced its annual Driving Our Communities fundraising effort, powered by the STI Cares Foundation, kicks off today and runs through the end of December. The company-wide initiative, which is in its seventh year, helps those in need and gives back to the communities served by STI across the United States and Canada.

"We are really proud of this initiative and its success over the years,” stated Patrick Vaughan, President of STI’s School Transportation Group. “Our employees rally around this to help those less fortunate. We continue to push for positive change in our communities and Driving Our Communities really highlights how special the members of our STI Family are given their selfless acts to help those in need.” 

STI’s more than 170 locations will be accepting donations from employees, customers, vendors and community members throughout the remainder of the year continuing the annual tradition of Driving Our Communities. Supported by STI Cares, the non-profit arm of STI, this annual effort has an even greater reach with the Foundation’s ability to contribute to and further enhance local fundraising efforts. Donations for the less fortunate can include canned goods, boxed or bagged foods, dry foods and other non-perishable items. Coats and jackets, mittens and scarves, blankets, household items, toiletries and monetary contributions are also being collected. Also over the next couple months, STI employees will host Stuff-the-Bus events to collect donated items, donate transportation for senior care and veteran’s outings, and volunteer their time with food banks, homeless shelters and other non-profit organizations.

Those interested in getting involved or donating items through the STI Cares Foundation’s Driving Our Communities campaign, can visit www.STICares.Foundation. To learn more about Student Transportation Inc. and its family of companies, please visit www.RideSTBus.com.

About Student Transportation Inc.
Founded in 1997, Student Transportation Inc. (STI) is an industry leader in school bus transportation, safety and fleet services. STI operates more than 13,500 vehicles, providing customers with the highest level of safe and reliable student transportation, management, logistics and technology solutions throughout the U.S. and Canada. Services are delivered by drivers, dispatchers, maintenance technicians, managers, information technology professionals and others, who are caring members of their local communities. For more information, please visit www.RideSTBus.com

Company contact:
Doug Coupe
Director of Communications
(843) 884-2720
dcoupe@ridesta.com