A little while ago I wrote about Pango Mobile Parking's Facebook campaign where they would donate $1.00 to the Westmoreland County Food Bank for every new fan who "Likes" the Pango USA Facebook page during December.
Last week Dani Shavit, Pango Shyyny CEO, announced the results of their campaign and I really wanted to share them with you.
Over 86,000 people saw the campaign and Pango Mobile Parking USA got 204 people to Like their Facebookpage! This means that they have raised a lot of awareness for the Westmoreland County Food Bank and were able to present them a nice looking check. People from the Westmoreland County Food Bank state that the Pango donation will able them to purchase over $2,000.00 of food.
Below I attached the official press release from Pango Mobile Parking.
Pango Mobile Parking Donates Proceeds from a Facebook Campaign to the Westmoreland County Food Bank
Harrisburg, PA — Pango Mobile Parking in USA is please to donate the proceeds of their 2012 Holiday Giving Program called Neighbors Helping Neighbors to the Westmoreland County Food Bank (WCFB). The donation is a result of a Pango Facebook Campaign conducted during the month of December.
The campaign focused on encouraging users to “LIKE” the Pango in USA Facebook Page and for every new “Like” Pango would donate $2.00 to WCFB.
Pango Shyyny USA CEO Mr. Dani Shavit stated, “We are pleased that our Facebook campaign has helped to raise greater awareness for the Westmoreland County Food Bank Network and support their efforts to feed thousands of deserving families throughout the greater Latrobe, Pennsylvania area.” “Not only did we get new 204 new fans to like our page but the extended viral reach of the campaign, (meaning the number of people who saw the campaign) was over 86,000.”
WCFB provides food-assistance each month to approximately 15,000 low-income, Westmoreland County residents, including 4,000 children and over 2,000 seniors. “The Westmoreland County Food Bank is happy to accept the support of Pango Mobile Parking and applauds the use of Social Media to spread the word about our organization,” said Mr. Kris Douglas, CEO of WCFB. “The Pango donation will help us to purchase over $2,000.00 of food to help us keep our shelves stocked and supply the much needed assistance”.
CEO of Pango Shyyny USA Dani Shavit formally presented a check to the Westmoreland County Food Bank at a ceremony in the Latrobe City Hall, Pennsylvania.
For more information visit the Pango in USA Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mypangoinusa or or please contact Pango Shyyny USA CEO Dani Shavit at (717) 877-7675 visit http://www.myPango.com or e-mail to info@myPango.com .
About the Westmoreland County Food Bank:
The Westmoreland County Food Bank is a private, not-for-profit organization that supplies food to hungry people through a network of food assistance programs in Westmoreland County. Their 40,000 square foot facility is located in Delmont, Pennsylvania. Of each dollar donated to WCFB, $.97 goes to food and food programs. They serve over 7,000 disadvantaged families each month throughout Westmoreland County.
About Pango Mobile Parking
Pango Mobile Parking provides a seamless, smart and easy Pay-by-Phone payment and management solution for parking for municipalities and parking operators. Pango gives parkers the ability to pay by phone exactly for the parking time and a complete control of their parking experience, including remotely add time, start or stop a parking session and receive timely text message reminders.
The Pango Pay by Phone system allows municipalities and parking operators to manage their parking assets more efficiently and effectively by eliminating the need of capital expenditure, reducing the ongoing operating costs and enabling on-line control on the parking activity and the enforcement. The system also cuts fraud, theft and collection problems, which are associated with the meters’ operation.
Pango Mobile Parking, established in 2005, operates in dozens of cities and serves more than 700,000 satisfied parkers in Europe and Israel and generates more than 1.3 million parking transactions per month.
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