Yamaha Donates Viking VI to Raise Money for SEAL Families
Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, recently donated a new Special Edition Matte Silver Viking VI Side-by-Side vehicle to the SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation. The Assembled in USA Viking VI was auctioned at a Foundation fundraiser near San Diego, raising $22,000 for the organization’s mission of supporting SEAL members’ families.
The SEAL-Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Family Foundation is a San Diego based 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization that raises awareness and funds for special programs in direct support of the NSW families on a local, national and global scale. Details about the organization and fundraiser can be found at http://supportourwarriors.org/.
“Yamaha Motor USA is proud to support the SEAL-NSW Family Foundation and its important mission for a second year,” says Steve Nessl, Yamaha’s ATV/SxS group marketing manager. “The funds raised by the Viking donation go directly to a very worthy cause, and we hope that the event and support from all the donors helps raise awareness for this valuable organization.”
The new Special Edition Viking VI comes in Matte Silver paint with aluminum wheels, a soft sun top, mud flaps, overfenders, under seat storage and a bed rail accessory mount. MSRP is $14,999.
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