Good News Productions, International’s Kart Rally TakesTop Honors
Record Breaking Sponsor Pledges Drive 2013 Goal of 100 Solar Kits toward the Finish Line.
Joplin, MO, September 02, 2013 --
Good News Productions, International (GNPI), a faith-basedministry empowering global missions individuals and programs through culturally acceptablemedia, announced a total of $55,131 was raised as a result of the "GNPI Classic 100 Go-KartRally." This was the second annual venue raising awareness for GNPI’s Solar Kit ministry. Held inAugust at Scottsdale, Arizona’s Octane Raceway, the adrenaline driven, team-racing event servedas a strategic funding vehicle to raise funds to acquire, assemble, and distribute Solar Kits for aworldwide audience.Driving participants volunteered their time, networking with marketplace peers and churchaffiliates, receiving sponsorships in the form of tax deductable donations to support the worthwhilecause. For its part, GNPI has committed to designate 100% of the net proceeds to the delivery of theSolar Kits to foreign lands."We look at this annual event as a way to accelerate Global evangelism through means of the SolarKit, a green energy delivery mechanism leveraging the sun to honor the Son," said Mike Schrage,Executive Director at GNPI. "We want to extend our sincerest thanks to all of the drivers,volunteers, donors and sponsors who made this event possible and for their personal support. Thereal winners are the missionaries with boots on the ground that will be rapidly equipped with newtools to enhance their important work."
About the Solar Kit:
The Solar Kit was designed to take the Gospel to remote lands, desolate villages, andunderprivileged schools with no electricity and historically high illiteracy rates. Through the use offlexible solar panels, ruggedized battery packs, micro-projection technologies, and embeddedmedia, the Solar Kit draws hundreds of people per showing using visual messaging with locallanguages and customs. To date, GNPI has helped place more than 200 Solar Kits in 38 countriesallowing Christian teachers to reach the “The Last Mile” of the unreached taking their ministry to anew level.
Good News Productions, International (GNPI) accelerates global evangelism through partnershipwith His Church using culturally sensitive strategies and lifechanging media. GNPI’s verticallyintegrated strategy includes developing localized relevant Christ-centered content such as TheGlobal Gospel, supporting permanent and self-sufficient global solution centers, training andlaunching indigenous grass roots media production teams (NOMaD) and equipping our partnerswith purpose-built technology delivery tools including Solar Kits and social apps to help empowertheir ministry efforts. For more than 37 years, GNPI has partnered with missions-focused churches,global outreach groups, overseas missionaries, and local Christian workers. GNPI is a 501(c)(3)organization with its USA Development Office located in Joplin, MO. Nine regional centers arelocated around the world in Kenya, India, Thailand, Mexico, Ukraine, Philippines, Uganda, andSoutheast Asia. To connect with GNPI, please see contact information above.
:Marsha BaconGood News Productions, International