Can’d Aid Auctions a Fully Customized Jeep Wrangler Donated by Oskar Blues Founder Dale Katechis


Text JEEP4GOOD to 44321 to donate to Can’d Aid’s Berthoud Adaptive Park Project


Longmont, Colo., March 31, 2022 – A completely customized, one-of-a-kind 2012 Jeep Wrangler pickup is up for auction to benefit Colorado-based nonprofit Can’d Aid and its mission to create the first wheelchair-accessible public playground in Berthoud, Colo. Donated by Oskar Blues Founder Dale Katcheis, this Jeep Wrangler is modified into a fully custom, no-expense-spared professional build with an extended wheelbase and 6x6 pickup.


The live auction takes place at 12:30 pm MT on April 8, and online bids are accepted leading up to the auction at Barrett-Jackson.com. Pre-bids will be accepted until the Jeep is on the block and up for sale. The total auction price of the Jeep will go directly to Can’d Aid, helping to include as many inclusive play options as possible at the park.


Can’d Aid is also launching a text-to-give campaign to benefit the Berthoud Adaptive Park Project for supporters who hope to donate directly to the cause. Text JEEP4GOOD to 44321 to make a one-time or recurring donation.

Can’d Aid is a nationwide movement empowering people to become catalysts for change in their own communities. The Berthoud Adaptive Park project is a part of Can’d Aid’s Treads + Trails program, which provides children nationwide with accessible and healthy outlets for exercise. More information about the Berthoud Adaptive Park Project can be found here.


A 30 second video produced by Turn It Up to be aired at the event in support of the Barrett Jackson donation.


For more information on the 2012 Jeep Wrangler, the auction, and Barrett Jackson, visit Barrett-Jackson.com.

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About Can’d Aid

Can’d Aid is a nationally recognized nonprofit that rallies volunteers from all walks of life to build thriving communities. Through their unique integrated approach, they distribute water, increase access and opportunities for underserved youth to experience music, arts and the outdoors; and protect and restore the environment. Since inception in 2013, more than 2.5 million cans of water have been distributed, over 7,900 skateboards and bikes have been built for underprivileged youth, more than 2,500 instruments have been donated and the equivalent of 73 million aluminum cans have been recycled. To donate, volunteer or learn more, please visit candaid.org.