Over 4,500 charter buses and motor coaches set aside to transport
guests next January.
the technology-based marketplace for private bus reservations, announced
today that the company will donate $150 to one of three women’s
charities for every bus booked to the Women’s March on Washington taking
place January 21, 2017.
When renting a bus, customers will have the option to choose which
charity Shofur will donate to including Planned Parenthood, Global Fund
for Women or The American Association of University Women (AAUW). When
customers choose Planned Parenthood as their charity, the company will
donate in the name of Mike Pence.
CEO Armir Harris has set a goal of 4,500 bus rentals (260,000
passengers) for the event. If the goal is met, Shofur will donate $1
million to the charity most selected by customers, in addition to the
initial $150 donation.
“As a political refugee who was raised by a single mother, this cause
stands dear to my heart. I look forward to the opportunity to helping
many form travel plans to get to Washington,” said Harris.
The all inclusive march, organized by a national third party, will take
place in Washington D.C. in front of the Lincoln Memorial. The event
will begin at 10 a.m. and target equality for women and other
marginalized groups. Participants are encouraged to organize and
crowdsource at the state level.
“I foresee this event bringing together a larger crowd than any other
modern political event, due to the millions of people coming together to
advocate for equality in our country,” said Harris.
Shofur is asking all attendees to place rental reservations as soon as
possible to ensure availability. Buses and coaches can be reserved for
groups of any size in over 100 cities nationwide. Agents are available
The company, which has no official affiliation with the event, is proud
to aid millions of people in attending this historic event, while also
supporting a charity of their choice.
ABOUT SHOFUR, LLC
Shofur is a national transportation company that provides charter bus
service in over 100 cities across North America. We service clients with
reservations ranging from small private charters to large corporate
events. A proprietary reservation platform allows the company access to
real-time availability across key markets in the US and Canada. To
receive a free quote for a charter bus reservation visit shofur.com
or contact a reservation specialist 24/7 at 1-800-436-8719.
Faith Davis, 918-636-3206
Digital Marketing Manager