9:21am

Fri February 15, 2013
BMW of Chattanooga Donates 1M

Bidding Begins on BMW Auction for Austin Hatcher Foundation

BMW of Chattanooga has donated a limited edition 1 Series M Coupe for auction to benefit the Austin Hatcher Foundation

Amy Jo Osborn accepting the 1 M donated by BMW of Chattanooga
Amy Jo Osborn accepting the 1 M donated by BMW of Chattanooga
Credit Rabbit Zielke

Bidding on the Valencia Orange high performance vehicle will be open until 12:00 PM EST on March 4, 2013.   The winning bidder will be announced on March 8 at BMW of Chattanooga. 

Proceeds from the auction will benefit programs with the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer.  These include Hatch's House of Hope in Chattanooga where children diagnosed with cancer and their families receive services designed to improve the quality of life for the entire family.  The Healthy Lifestyle division provides education to children in schools on healthy habits for cancer prevention.   The organization also provides Diversionary Therapy by providing unique experiences for the children and their families.