Press Release

ISA Promotes Biodiesel at Tow Trucks for Tots Event

November 15, 2017

ISA Promotes Biodiesel at Tow Trucks for Tots Event


BLOOMINGTON, ILL.—Nov. 15, 2017— Rebecca Richardson, Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) biodiesel lead, speaks with a driver at the Tow Trucks for Tots event in Joliet, Ill., on Nov. 12. The ISA checkoff program was a sponsor of the annual event, using the opportunity to educate tow truck drivers about the benefits of B20 biodiesel. As part of the sponsorship, ISA offered each participating driver a voucher for a free fill-up of biodiesel. Nearly 300 trucks participated from across Illinois and beyond, collecting thousands of toys for needy children. 

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The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff and membership programs represent more than 43,000 soybean farmers in Illinois. The checkoff funds market development, soybean production and profitability research, issues analysis, communications and education. Membership and advocacy efforts support Illinois soybean farmer interests in local areas, Springfield and Washington, D.C., through the Illinois Soybean Growers. ISA programs are designed to ensure Illinois soy is the highest quality, most dependable, sustainable and competitive in the global marketplace. For more information, visit the website




For more information, contact:

Karen Potratz


Rebecca Richardson