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Scopelitis in the News: Trucking Cares Foundation Welcomes Scopelitis Law Firm as Latest Founders Club Member

September 23, 2022

Washington – Today, the American Trucking Associations’ Trucking Cares Foundation announced that Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary, has committed to becoming the Foundation’s 11th member of the TCF Founders Club.

“Scopelitis has been proud to serve the trucking industry for decades, and we are honored to partner with ATA’s Trucking Cares Foundation and their commitment to help the trucking industry serve those who are most in need across the country,” said Scopelitis President and Managing Partner Gregory Feary. “TCF is already doing great work marshaling the industry’s considerable resources to help disaster victims and more, and we are pleased to be among the first to commit to supporting the work of Trucking Cares for years to come.”

The Founders Club is a special class of donors comprised of individuals and corporations that have committed to a $100,000 contribution over a 10-year period. Founders Club members will receive special recognition across Trucking Cares Foundation programs for their early and generous commitments to making our mission a reality.

“Scopelitis has been a leader in our industry for many, many years so it is no surprise they would continue that leadership by supporting the Trucking Cares Foundation.,” said TCF Chairman Phil Byrd, president and CEO of Bulldog Hiway Express. “We are pleased and proud to welcome them to the Founders Club and thank them for their support.”

“Having already surpassed our initial goal of having 10 members of the Founders Club by this year’s ATA Management Conference & Exhibition, it is very exciting to be making progress toward our more aggressive goal of having 15 members by October,” said TCF President John Lynch.

With Scopelitis’ commitment, the 11 members of the TCF Founders Club are:

  1. ACT-1, the Allied Committee for the Trucking Industry
  2. Covenant Transport
  3. Cummins Inc.
  4. Tommy & Dean Hodges
  5. J&M Tank Lines Inc.
  6. LaunchIt Public Relations
  7. Greg & Val Owen in memory of Josh Owen
  8. UPS Inc.
  9. Charles “Shorty” & Ro Whittington
  10. Yellow Corporation
  11. Scopelitis Law Firm

The Trucking Cares Foundation is the trucking industry’s charitable arm, focusing on several core areas, including: humanitarian and disaster relief; eradicating human trafficking; leadership development; strengthening the industry’s relationships with law enforcement, the military and veterans’ organizations; safety and research opportunities.

For more information on the Trucking Cares Foundation, visit https://www.truckingcares.org/.

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Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary’s practice areas are specifically focused on transportation and include regulatory compliance, corporate and business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, international transportation and logistics law, legislative initiatives, warehousing, insurance law, cargo and freight claims, highway accident defense, and labor and employment law. More information may be found at http://www.scopelitis.com/.  
 

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