Hurrican Relief

The Open Road Foundation is supporting the many families and businesses affiliated with our participating companies who have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey. If you would like to make a donation in support of these families and business, please help us make a difference and donate now.

The men and women of 1845 Oilfield Services and KTS, with the support of suppliers and vendors, supported the relief efforts in SE Texas and the Gulf Coast by supplying 45,000 pounds of ice as well as a truckload of relief supplies. In addition to the donations made by employees and contractors of the companies, the relief efforts were supplemented by donations from several key vendors, including a $15,000 donation from TrueNorth Companies.

Both motor carriers, working in conjunction with 1845 customer Halliburton, are also working through the Open Road Foundation to provide relief to employees, drivers, and independent contractors impacted by the storm and flooding. The Open Road Foundation Supporting the Professional Men and Women of the Transportation and Logistics Industry within the AVC Partners portfolio. Through financial support of our network of partners, friends, and supporters, the Open Road Foundation is able to provide financial assistance and educational funding to the professionals and their dependents affiliated with eligible companies.

2017 Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Open Road Foundation has announced its 2017 Educational Scholarship Recipients. The association awarded three scholarships of $1,500 each this year. The 2017 recipients include:

Caroline Green
Attending: University of Texas at Austin

Kelly Ossman
Attending: Daeman College

Grayson Adams
Attending: Texas Christian University

The 2018 Scholarship applications will be available January 1, 2018

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“Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege.”
-- John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

“I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.”
-- Maya Angelou

“No one has ever become poor by giving.”
-- Anne Frank

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”
-- Winston Churchill