Eastern Courier : July 27th 2011
9 EASTERN COURIER, JULY 27, 2011 NEWS Thursday 28 July 2011, 6.00pm Support Starship -- and win a Yeti Good cause: Donating your old mobile phone to the Starship Foundation's appeal could put you in the draw to win a $38,000 Skoda car. Starship Foundation chief executive Brad Clark, left, and Skoda brand manager Evan Campbell think that's a good deal. Photo: JASON OXENHAM Not only do ill and injured chil- dren benefit from the Starship Foundation s mobile phone recycling appeal, but now you can too thanks to a new compe- tition. A brand new Skoda Yeti car is up for grabs. Anyone who supports Starship by donating an old mobile phone in a specially marked competition envelope and correctly completes all the entry details, is in to win a 2011 Skoda Yeti TSI 77 valued at more than $38,000. The car has been donated to the Starship Foundation by Skoda New Zealand. Donated mobile phones in working order are refurbished through recycling partner Folamh and exported to devel- oping countries around the world. Starship says any make or model of mobile phone can be donated and will make a real difference to children all around New Zealand. The money raised goes towards Starship s National Air Ambulance Service. The air ambulance rushes medical experts to life- threatening emergencies around the country to stabilise critically ill or injured children and allow them to be brought safely to Starship Hospital. Competition entry envelopes are being distributed in the Sunday Star-Times, and are also available at Skoda dealerships and at any Vodafone, Telecom, 2degrees or TelstraClear store. Starship s Win a Skoda com- petition runs until 5pm on August 29. The winner will be drawn on August 31.
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