Bame Foundation News & Happenings
Buy Plants, Empower Youth!

This is a great way to support Lube-Tech’s grantee! On Friday, students in Spark-Y’s program at Roosevelt High School decided spring is here to stay. Unable to resist the unseasonably warm spring weather, students planted their greenhouse and outdoor urban farm with plenty of greens, herbs, and spring veggies.  Have you also caught gardening fever? Stop […]

CSI Gala

Lube-Tech employees Kelly Jerde, Alfredo Chiclana, Paul Calhoun, and Amy Jo Van Culin were recently in attendance at the Children’s Surgery International (CSI) gala.  It was a night filled with the celebration of children’s lives changed and communities strengthened around the world. It was a night to honor the children, families and communities CSI serves. It was […]

The miles between Lube-Tech’s locations didn’t stop employees from joining together in the pursuit to help local families!  Lube-Tech employees from Milwaukee, Des Moines, Shreveport, and multiple locations in Minnesota collected a combined total of 6,000 pounds of food and items. Recipients include: Feeding America, Central Iowa Shelter, The Providence House, and PRISM. Foundation for […]

Smiles for Children in Liberia

We learned about Children’s Surgery International (CSI) through Zinda, a very special friend of ours.  She is the wife of our former COO Tom Schaefer and has personally experienced the heartbreak, challenges, medical and dental costs associated with a cleft lip and palate.   In Third World countries, children born with abnormalities are shunned, kept at […]

Every Child Deserves a Smile – Lube-Tech Luncheon

Lube-Tech employee Cathy Morse believes, “every child deserves a smile.”  When she heard about Children’s Surgery International (CSI), she decided to host a luncheon at Roseville on January 17, with the hope of sponsoring one child’s surgery, which costs $750.  Cathy surpassed her goal and raised a total of $1,000. Many employees enjoyed the food […]

Lube-Tech employees made sure hundreds of children received a gift for Christmas.  A heartfelt thanks to every single person that contributed to the success of the Toys for Tots drive! Karyn Reese coordinated the efforts for Albertville, and they collected three plastic bags full of donations. Their toys were dropped off at Precision Auto Repair, […]

Supporting Men’s Health and Sporting the MO!

Men are facing a health crisis and it’s not being talked about.  We know we can’t afford to stay silent, which is why Lube-Tech and Bame Foundation joined forces with Movember to change the face of men’s health!  The Movember Foundation is addressing some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular […]

Hope for Los Cabos is involved in various ministries throughout the Los Cabos area. Their mission is to serve and support existing local ministries by coming along side them in donating, volunteering, encouraging, supporting financially, fundraising and praying for their ministry. “With the support of the Bame Foundation Hope for Los Cabos was able to continue to provide […]

We Support Our Troops!

We know that freedom doesn’t come free and we support the men and women that protect our country. Many volunteers came to Lube-Tech November 17 to show their appreciation and pack 1,090 care packages.  Each package contained a toiletry bag, games, snacks, letters from children, and a thank you note from our many sponsors.  It […]