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Park Place Lexus Plano collects school supplies to 'Stuff The Trunk' for Samaritan Inn
By Carolyn Alvey, Aardvark Communications
Aug 15, 2014
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PLANO, Texas -- Park Place Lexus Plano is helping Samaritan Inn, Collin County’s only homeless shelter, “Stuff The Trunk” of a Lexus LS with school supplies for children in need. Park Place Lexus Plano, located at 6785 Dallas Parkway, Plano, TX 75024 is accepting donations through Friday, August 15.   

“Park Place always enjoys helping others in our community and this is a great opportunity to support kids,” said Chris Brunner, GM of Park Place Lexus Plano. “We want all the children in Collin County to have a great start to the school year and by having the right school supplies it allows them to focus on learning.”  

Items in need include: binders, pencils, colored pencils, notebooks, backpacks, crayons, notecards, folders, highlighters and lunch boxes.  Cash donations also will be accepted.  

The Samaritan Inn is a holistic program that teaches self-sufficiency and life skills. To assist the needs of individuals and families before, during, and after a homeless situation, The Samaritan Inn provides interactive, in-house programs for its residents and graduates.  

Park Place Lexus Plano is helping Samaritan Inn, Collin County’s only homeless shelter, “Stuff The Trunk” of a Lexus LS with school supplies for children in need. Park Place Lexus Plano, located at 6785 Dallas Parkway, Plano, TX 75024 is accepting donations through Friday, August 15. photo courtesy of Park Place

Ken Schnitzer founded Park Place Dealerships in 1987 with a single Mercedes-Benz dealership on Oak Lawn. Today, Park Place Dealerships employs nearly 1,700 people and operates 16 full-service dealerships representing luxury brands including Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Infiniti, Volvo, smart, Jaguar, Lotus, Rolls-Royce, Bentley, McLaren, and Maserati. For more information about Park Place Dealerships and Maserati, visit www.ParkPlace.com.