A couple of days in the past, I interviewed Bonnie Norman, an early Tesla Roadster owner and a pillar of the Tesla local community. Bonnie has a coronary heart for little ones in the foster care system and, obtaining gathered a whole lot of neat Tesla memorabilia about the years, she’s auctioning it off to raise resources for Koinonia Houses for Teens.
Working day 2 of the #TeslaCharityAuction! This is the supreme @Tesla 🤠 two step! Move 1: Conserve a protect just one for your selection. Move 2: Use and delight in the other! Two Exceptional Coffee Mugs, 2 scarves , 2 vinyl “T” stickers, 2 tattoos and 2 🖊 pens! https://t.co/8NxsxI8jB8 pic.twitter.com/x0uFgZ7t1x
— East Bay Tesla Club | Fremont | (@TeslaOwnersEBay) December 2, 2021
In this batch, Tesla Proprietors of East Bay is auctioning off Bonnie’s Tesla espresso mugs, two pink Tesla scarves, TeslaMotors.com stickers, ink pens, and a number of other merchandise. You can bid on these merchandise in this article.
There ought to be a drum roll for this! As of now, this group has raised $2068. Amazing, proper? Donations ranged $5 to $500 (you know who you are).
For a complete of …
🥁🥁🥁 $6204!!!🥁🥁🥁 https://t.co/o0jAnWCeeo
— Bonnie Norman (@bonnienorman) December 2, 2021
Bonnie and the Tesla group also stepped up to aid a different, additional stressful and urgent want. Koinonia Property for Foster Youth wanted fundamental clothing products for the young children who arrive by the doors as unexpected emergency placements with just the garments on their backs.
Bonnie informed me that earlier this week, Koinoina reached out to her for help with the unexpected emergency intake young children who get there in this kind of a problem. She speedily place collectively the over fundraiser. As per common, the Tesla community did not hold again their adore and guidance for their fellow human beings in will need.
Extra than plenty of money were being elevated. In complete, $6,204 was elevated and the further resources went to assistance Koinoina’s equine remedy software that allows teenagers to sluggish down and breathe. The dollars will make it possible for additional little ones to participate in healing therapy.
Bonnie explained to me that the above fundraiser the funds raised significantly exceeded just about anything Koinoina was hoping for.
“I feel they only assumed it would be a several hundred.
“They’re utilizing all the excess to grow the equine remedy plan to involve a lot more of the youngsters and much more sessions — and are over the moon about that.”
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