Copart backs Ben’s Christmas Appeal

Copart has announced it is getting behind the Ben Automotive Charity’s Christmas Appeal, which hopes to raise upwards of £500,000.

Ben issued the rallying cry after seeing demand for its service rocket during the pandemic while at the same time facing severe fundraising challenges due to so many events having to be cancelled.

Copart has been supporting the automotive charity since 2015 and is says it is proud to have joined other key members of the automotive industry in answering Ben’s cry for help. Its has pledged its support with a Christmas donation, which will help enable Ben to continue providing their vital mental health, physical health, and wellbeing services.

Jane Pocock, managing director of Copart, said: Christmas can be a difficult time for people struggling with their mental health or money worries, so at this time of year the services of Ben are more important than ever. It’s been a challenging year for charitable organisations, so donations are vital to meet the growing demand for support services within the automotive community. Copart has been extremely fortunate to receive outstanding assistance from Ben over the years, we’re delighted to make a donation to their Christmas Appeal, and we urge others within the industry to step forward and pledge their support.”