Kirkwood, Calif. Oct. 5, 2001--Kirkwood Mountain Resort hasannounced a goal of raising $100,000 for the American Red Cross NationalDisaster Relief Fund through the sale of the Relief Pass, a $299 fullseason value pass. For every Relief Pass sold during the month ofOctober, Kirkwood will donate $100 to the American Red Cross NationalDisaster Relief Fund in an effort to help the victims of the September11 terrorist attacks.
The Relief Pass will help the American Red Cross continue to provide aidand assistance for all those who have been affected by the devastationof the terrorist attacks on our Country,? states Teresa Soloria of theAmerican Red Cross.
As in the rest of the country, we here at Kirkwood have been stunned by the tragic attacks of Sept. 11," said Tim Cohee, president of KirkwoodMountain Resort. "Over the last few weeks, all of us have beensearching for ways to help the victims of the terrorist assaults. Ouremployees suggested that we bring back our early season-priced Quad Passin hopes of raising $100,000. By extending the quad pass an extramonth, we give members of the Kirkwood family the chance to assist inthe relief efforts for those directly touched by these unspeakableacts.?
Passes must be purchased in blocks of four and are subject to holidayblackout dates. Log onto www.kirkwood.com or call 209.258.6000 for moreinformation.
Kirkwood Mountain Resort, located just south of Lake Tahoe, has quietlyreigned as the choice of locals and visitors for challenging terrain anddeep snow for three decades.