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The 1st Affordable Automobile: 1926 Ford Model TT

The 1st Affordable Automobile: 1926 Ford Model TT

This generously donated Ford Model TT from the height of the Roaring ‘20s is a beautifully restored example of the legendary automobile. There are so many historical and industrial milestones surrounding the Model TT that it’s hard to keep track of them all. Over 15...

Car Donation Scams Exposed

Car Donation Scams Exposed

Car Donation Scam: A New Jersey man claims he's acting on behalf of a charity, advertises local car donation center giving out tax deductions. In this particular case, vehicle donors saw billboards, direct mailings, and advertisements leading them to believe that the...

International Day of the Girl 2021

International Day of the Girl 2021

On December 19, 2011, the United Nations General Assembly declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child, to recognize girls’ rights and the challenges they face worldwide. International Day of the Girl 2021 promotes the empowerment of adolescent girls...

National Rhode Island Day

National Rhode Island Day

October 5 is National Rhode Island Day! Today we recognize the history and beauty of the Ocean State. Although it is the smallest state, Rhode Island has over 400 miles of coastline in its 1212 square miles, allowing for ocean views among many beaches. Roger Williams...

World Habitat Day 2021

World Habitat Day 2021

In 1985, the United Nations established the first Monday of October as World Habitat Day. The day is intended to reflect on the state of our communities and on the basic human right of all to adequate shelter. The Day is also reminds the world that we all hold the...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2021

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2021

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide annual campaign dedicated to raising breast cancer awareness, educating others, and increasing breast cancer research. Yearly mammograms are the best way to detect breast cancer early. Although some people may not...

Habitat for Humanity: Mom’s PT Cruiser

Habitat for Humanity: Mom’s PT Cruiser

Our last donor story featured a 1991 Acura Integra that was donated to WSHU through the Car Talk Vehicle Donation Program. This week, we’re taking a look at a 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser that was donated to Habitat for Humanity of Duchess County through the Cars for...

International Day of Peace 2021

International Day of Peace 2021

Every year, September 21 is observed by the United Nations as The International Day of Peace, also referred to as “Peace Day”. The day was established in 1981 as a day dedicated to “commemorating and strengthening the ideals of peace both within and among all nations...

1991 Acura Integra to Support WSHU

1991 Acura Integra to Support WSHU

Today, we're taking a look at a 1991 Acura Integra that was donated to WSHU through the Car Talk Vehicle Donation Program. WSHU is Connecticut and Long Island's source for local news, music, and NPR programming. Your car donation to WSHU will help support programming...

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