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Hawthorne Cat Raises Over $12,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of San Diego

Team Dozer Exceeds Donation Goal During 2018 SoCal Ragnar Relay

San Diego, CA -- Hawthorne Cat®, the exclusive Cat equipment dealer in San Diego, the Hawaiian Islands, and the Pacific Region is proud to announce that Team Dozer has raised over $12,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. We’d like to thank our family, friends, co-workers and more whose support helped Team Dozer meet our fundraising goal during the 2018 SoCal Ragnar Relay.

A team of 12 Hawthorne Cat employees participated in the SoCal Ragnar Relay Race on April 6-7, 2018. Together, Team Dozer completed the 200-mile relay race from Huntington Beach to San Diego, CA raising $6,110, which Hawthorne Cat matched to surpass their goal of $12,000. The check was presented to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego on July 11, 2018.

“With little sleep, but a lot of determination, Hawthorne Cat is proud to have raised $12,185 in donations for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego,” says Chris Giannaris, Corporate Marketing Manager. “Thanks to our supporters, all proceeds will help provide scholarships and opportunities for youth in programs offered by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego.”

“We’re thankful to Hawthorne Cat and Team Dozer for changing lives,” said Danny Sherlock, CEO & President of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. “It’s inspiring to see members of the community get together for a great cause.”

For over 75 years, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego has provided youth with a safe and nurturing environment through a wide variety of enrichment programs, activities, and services. Our mission is to inspire and enable youth to achieve academic success, build good character and responsible citizenship, and make healthy lifestyle choices.

For more on how you can help the Boy & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego, visit

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