(Jackson Hole, WY â€“ August 2, 2011) Mountain KhakisÂ®, a leading mountain-inspired lifestyle apparel brand, announces your chance to win a custom 1987 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ60 complete with hand-made MK seat covers for a $20 donation.
MK Fund partner and western Colorado non-profit media organization, KAFM Solar-Powered Community Radio, is raffling off a one-of-a-kind â€œDesert Cruiserâ€ FJ60 Land Cruiser. On August 13th, one lucky winner will win this tricked-out rig and outdoor package valued in excess of $25,000 - all for the purchase of a $20 raffle ticket.
$20 tickets will be available to purchase at Outdoor Retailer trade Show in Mountain Khakis booth# 36182. Or purchase tickets online at http://kafmradio.org/support/kafm-cruiser-raffle. Proceeds from the raffle ticket sales will benefit KAFM's Capital Campaign to increase the organization's broadcast signal. As such, ticket purchases are tax-deductible contributions. Only 2000 tickets are being sold.
Among contributions from numerous businesses, including Cabela's and REI, the vehicle is garbed with hand-made, one-of-a-kind MK seat covers made from repurposed Mountain Khakis pants. â€œAlpine Utility Pants, in fact,â€ stated Jen Taylor, Director of Creative Development for MK. â€œThe utility pockets make perfect storage for pens and knives. And the patch pockets hold maps, journals, etc. There are about 14 pairs of pants between the front bucket and back bench seats. It took two of us about 5 weeks to make them. Frankly, they were a pain in the â€˜butt' because MK's are so well-made - it was difficult to sew over the bar-tacs and triple-stitching. Aside from my own set for my FJ40, this is only set of MK seat covers in existence.â€
â€œThe seat covers were a unique way to partner-up with this MK Fund organization. The MK Fund supports grassroots non-profit organizations that tap into the communities in which MK is present,â€ said Taylor. â€œTogether, we steward healthy communities for future generations. We consider it our responsibility to â€˜give back' in ways possible for MK - this is important to us. Supporting KAFM and their capital campaign will strengthen their voice in western Colorado.â€
The â€œDesert Cruiserâ€ Package Includes:
â€¢ 1987 FJ60-series Land Cruiser 4x4 vehicle (â€˜straight 6' engine, 4-speed transmission) with Old Man Emu 3â€ lift kit (Safari LTD)
â€¢ Custom-designed â€œdesert petroglyphâ€ vinyl wrap (Bud's Signs)
â€¢ Custom front/back powder-coated bumper package & brush guards made of heavy-wall rectangular steel tubing with heavy-duty recovery clevises (All Metals Welding & Fabrication)
â€¢ Custom-made recycled MK canvas pant seat covers (Mountain KhakisÂ®)
â€¢ Custom roof rack (Battlement Fabrication)
â€¢ Custom AlpineÂ® & KickerÂ® sound system (U.S. Tech)
â€¢ 33â€ Mud Terrain Tires and alignment (Big O Tires)
â€¢ Hi-LiftÂ® Jack & Accessories, Limited-Edition ToyotaÂ® Land Cruiser Tool Bag with tools, day of professional off-road vehicle training, DVD â€œGetting Unstuck & Getting Preparedâ€ (Bill Burke's 4-Wheeling America)
â€¢ SwagmanÂ® 2-bike receiver hitch rack (Board & Buckle)
â€¢ IglooÂ® 50-qt â€œMaxcoldâ€ cooler, Cabela's 12 L.E.D. lantern with remote, (2) Stainless steel water bottles, (2) water bottles, (2) light keychains, $20 gift card (Cabela's)
â€¢ ColemanÂ® â€œRoadtrip LXEâ€ Propane Grill (REI)
â€¢ (2) Mountain HardwearÂ® â€œPinholeâ€ 20 degree sleeping bags plus (2) TravelchairÂ® â€œFrench Cutâ€ camp chairs (Summit Canyon Mountaineering)
â€¢ Complete body work and prime/prep for vinyl wrap (Perri's Auto Body)
â€¢ New exhaust system and complete detail (Scotty's)
â€¢ New windshield (Glass Pros)
$20 tickets will be available to purchase at Outdoor Retailer trade Show in Mountain Khakis booth# 36182. Or purchase tickets online at http://kafmradio.org/support/kafm-cruiser-raffle. There is no limit or ticket maximum. Raffle drawing will be held Saturday, August 13th at Kannah Creek Brewery in Grand Junction, Colorado. Need not be present to win. Ticket purchases are donations and tax-deductable.
Founded in 1999, KAFM is an independent, non-profit media organization located in Grand Junction, Colorado. One of approximately 200 such stations in the United States, KAFM is a responsive and responsible volunteer-oriented organization, dedicated to diversity and excellence in its programming and providing an outlet for the creative skills and energies of the community. KAFM's purpose is to share music, culture, and information in order to facilitate communication, promote inclusiveness, and foster healthy communities. KAFM is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization. www.kafmradio.org
About Mountain KhakisÂ®
Rugged. Authentic. Reliable. Timeless. What started as a casual conversation at the Shady Lady Saloon in Jackson Hole, WY has become a top-performing mountain-inspired lifestyle apparel brand. Established in 2003, Mountain Khakis quickly became a staple in the wardrobe of everyone from ranch hands to golf pros, those who travel by jet, as well as those who travel by thumb. The Mountain Khakis brand story continues to resonate as it connects to the enthusiast who believes that freedom and rugged adventure is a way of life.
Mountain KhakisÂ® â€¢ Built for the Mountain LifeÂ® â€¢ Rise Above Itâ„¢
For More Information Contact:
Jen Taylor, Director of Creative Development & Public Relations, Mountain KhakisÂ®
firstname.lastname@example.org â€¢ www.mountainkhakis.com
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