Sacramento, Calif.—CAWA, which represents the automotive parts industy has announced Motorcar Parts of America will once again be the exclusive sponsor of its 2019 dinner gala in conjunction with the annual AAPEX and SEMA trade shows being held in Las Vegas. The annual event is the highlight of the year for the association, and is dedicated to raising funds for the association’s scholarship programs.
The gala will be held at Caesar’s Palace on Sunday evening, Nov. 3. Additional information about the event is available by contacting email@example.com or 800.332.2292, ext. 1201.
“We are honored to support our industry through the CAWA scholarship programs. These programs complement MPA’s core values and highlight the importance we place on educating future generations of leaders in the automotive aftermarket industry,” said Selwyn Joffe, chairman, president and CEO of Motorcar Parts of America.
All proceeds from the event will benefit the CAWA Memorial Scholarship Fund which promotes quality and high standards through education within the auto care industry. The scholarships are awarded to: (1) students in a curriculum leading to a degree or certificate in an accredited college, university or technical institute; and (2) automotive high school teachers to assure their programs remain viable and contemporary.
“We are pleased that Motorcar Parts of America will sponsor this year’s gala and appreciate their support over the past several years”, commented Dan Hanson, Jr., Chair of the CAWA Board of Directors. “Their gracious support allows the Association to garner the financial support necessary to continue granting scholarships to future associates in the auto care industry and to support automotive teachers at the high school level.”