Britax Parkway SGL Car Seat Giveaway!

It’s not often you get to combine child safety with charity but Britax has seemed to master both. Of course, every parent knows that Britax is a leader in child safety but did you know they’re also leading the way with charity?

BRITAX Child Safety Inc. donated 150 of its newest belt-positioning booster seats, the Parkway® SGL, to Safe Kids USA coalitions across the U.S. to be used in training classes for Child Passenger Safety (CPS) technicians and instructors.

Since 2007, BRITAX has donated annually approximately 300 car seats to Safe Kids USA, an organization committed to preventing accidental childhood injury. BRITAX donated one Parkway SGL for each of the 150 people who installed the booster seat using its new ISOFLEXTM Flexible Lower LATCH Connection System in the BRITAX display vehicle at the 2010 ABC Kids Expo, the nation’s primary tradeshow for the juvenile products industry, held in October. The ISOFLEX system which secures and stabilizes the booster seat during a crash can be fastened to the seat in seconds, with two clicks and a quick pull.

“BRITAX is committed to keeping children safe,” said Jon Chamberlain, President of BRITAX. “We’re proud to provide Safe Kids USA with our newest booster seat to help limit vehicle-related injuries and improve awareness and education on proper car seat use and installation.”

The Parkway® SGL can easily be converted into a backless booster for older children up to 120 pounds and 63 inches. The seat offers True Side Impact Protection® — a combination of deep side walls and an adjustable head restraint lined with energy-absorbing EPS foam — that works to transfer energy away from the child during a side impact crash to limit injury. It also features the SecureGuard™ Seat Belt Anchor to help prevent the child from sliding under the lap-belt portion of the safety belt (submarining) during impact, minimizing the risk of abdominal injury.

For more information about BRITAX, visit www.BritaxUSA.com, or find BRITAX on Twitter, Facebook or YouTube. For more information about Safe Kids USA, visit www.SafeKids.org.

About Britax Child Safety Inc.

BRITAX manufactures and markets lines of premium car seats, strollers and accessories. Founded in Britain in 1939, the company has become one of the world’s most trusted juvenile products brands, known for its commitment to thoughtful engineering and top-quality, intuitive design.

Among the world’s largest manufacturers of car seats, the company offers more than 8 car seat models in the U.S. forward-facing, rear-facing and convertible. The seats are designed to keep a child rear facing and in a five-point harness longer, and can accommodate a child from “birth to belt” (i.e., 4 pounds to 120 pounds). The company’s car seats consistently lead the industry in energy-management technologies that go well beyond the safety requirements of government agencies, offering superior 360-degree protection. The company’s innovations include BRITAXSafeCellTechnology™, True Side Impact Protection® and Side Impact Cushion™ Technology.

The BRITAX stroller line is constantly evolving to meet the modern family’s lifestyle needs. The line offers versatility; a lifespan beyond one child; lightweight solutions for easy travel; and smooth maneuverability. With thoughtfully designed details inspired by a mom’s daily interactions with her child, parents can rest assured that their children are safe and comfortable in BRITAX strollers.

BRITAX USA is located in Charlotte, N.C., and employs more than 200
people. For more information, visit www.britaxusa.com.

Now we’re joining Britax to extend this charitable spirit with a Giveaway to one lucky reader!

How to win it… Contest ends 11:59am PST. March 7, 2011.

One lucky person will win a Britax Parkway® SGL Booster Car Seat! Tell us what charity means for your family and include some method for us to contact you in the comment (twitter or email).

You get 1 extra entry for tweeting about this contest (you can do this daily). Must contain the following information: @Britax @LateNightParent – http://bit.ly/fCTpdT and you must also comment with the link to your twitter message.

Example: I want to win the #Britax Parkway Car Seat from @LateNightParent & @Britax – http://bit.ly/fCTpdT

You get 1 extra entry for following us on twitter – www.Twitter.com/LateNightParent

You get 1 extra entry for following @Britax on twitter – www.Twitter.com/Britax

You get 1 extra entry for becoming a FAN on facebook – www.Facebook.com/LateNightParents you must comment that you’re a fan

You will have 24 hours to reply before we pick another winner!

Disclaimer: Britax USA supplied the Parkway® SGL for this promotion.

177 Comments

  1. Charity in our family means taking care of others on a day to day basis, not just when something overwhelming or devastating happens. Things as simple as dropping off a dinner can make the difference in someones ordinary day.
    @mooshinindy

  2. following both of your fine selves. *wink*

  3. Stephanie Pavey

    March 2, 2011 at 3:17 pm

    flowing late night parent

  4. following you on twittter @Britax

  5. Following @Britax

  6. Charity means giving of oneself wholly, not just through treasure, but of our talents and time. When we are charitable, we are present. I heard a quote: “God gave us two hands…one with which to receive and one with which to give.” Having a philanthropic spirit will yield volumes in return. Thanks for the giveaway!

  7. Following Late Night Parent on twitter

  8. Charity in my family means giving (time, money, a voice) to organizations that support causes near and dear to our hearts.

  9. Charity means forus to help out someone in need, whether we can help out with alot or just a little. I teach my kids that there is always someone in need of help and when we make the decision to help, it makes us a better person.
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  10. follow you on twitter
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  11. follow britax on twitter
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  12. Charity for our family means giving time and money whenever possible and just be there for those in need.

  13. following you on twitter @momtoem

  14. following @Britax on twitter @momtoem

  15. FAN on facebook (lena naef)

  16. Charity for me is constantly paying it forward in whatever way I can. O also follow both @latenightparents and @britax on twitter. I am @luckystars54

  17. Charitys means giving back to those in need, especially because we were once in the position where we needed charity and we volunteer at the food bank and my teen daughters volunteer at the hospital and ronald mcdonald house as well at summer programs working with youth during the summer
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  18. follow britax on twitter @chelleb36
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  19. twitter follower @chelleb36
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  21. we thinkcharity is a great thing it means giving back o those in need:)

  22. fan on FB of latenightparents
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  23. frugalplaygroun

    March 3, 2011 at 2:48 am

    charity means living generously with your time and resources kimberly (at )frugalplayground (dot)com

  24. frugalplaygroun

    March 3, 2011 at 2:49 am

    follow @latenightparent on twitter @frugalplaygroun

  25. frugalplaygroun

    March 3, 2011 at 2:50 am

    follow @britax on twitter @frugalplaygroun

  26. Charity to our family is giving our time and gently used items to shelters and daycares whenever we can since money is too tight to donate actual cash! It feels good to pay it forward and we are trying to instill that in our children by telling them that no new toy from Nana or Gama comes into the house unless an old one goes out! My little guys are very giving already and they’re both under 3! 🙂
    @VectoringMomma, [email protected]

  27. I follow @latenightparent on twitter! @VectoringMomma, [email protected]

  28. I follow @Britax on twitter! @VectoringMomma, [email protected]

  29. I’m a fan of LateNightParents on Facebook and I wrote on your wall! Toni Moore, @VectoringMomma, [email protected]
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  30. charity to my family means helping by donating and do anything you feel can help in anyway, like when my daughter had a book donation at school or hat and scarf donation she would run to me and ask can she donate because she has so many and of course we encourage her to be kind and generous because not everyone has as much as me or you, so always be grateful for the things you have. @st3phanini

  31. i follow late night parent on twitter @st3phanini

  32. i follow britax on twitter @st3phanini

  33. im a fan of latenightparents on fb – stephanie muth

  34. When we have items we no longer need but are still in great shape, we like to freecycle them to families that need and can use them.
    ourkidsmom @ gmail dot com

  35. following LNP on twitter as @ourkidsmom
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  36. Chairty means to us helping people, giving to people in neeed

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  37. follow britax on twitter @mellanhead

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  38. follow latenight parent on twitter @mellanhead

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  39. Charity means helping others when they least expect it – and not because you have to. Charity is a selfless act

    @LSAS1

  40. I follow you on Twitter (@LSAS1)

  41. I follow Britax on Twitter! @LSAS1

  42. Charity means giving of supplies, time and money

  43. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/43513480871018496

  44. follow LNP on twitter

  45. follow britax on twitter

  46. Charity is giving of your time,heart and Love…

    Follow on twitter and Facebook

    Twitter.com/rvpartsguy

  47. Charity to us is helping those in need. It could be with time, money, or even items that are needed. Even though we don’t have a lot, we give what we can. I always think what if it were my family in that situation. [email protected]

  48. I follow you on twitter @bouz76

  49. Charity means giving of your time and resources to help those in need.
    @LLLSummer

  50. I follow LightNightParent on twitter @LLLSummer

  51. I follow Britax on twitter @LLLSummer

  52. Charity means different things to our family. If we have spare money, it means donating to the many nonprofits we support in Philadelphia. But since I’m out of work, it has meant donating time volunteering at those nonprofits and fostering animals from the city shelter (a passion of mine).

    philadybug {at} hotmail {dot} com

  53. follow you on twitter (@kpicco)

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  54. Like you on facebook (Kait Picco)!

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  55. follow Britax on twitter (@kpicco)

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  56. I think it is a way to give back to your church, school, and community on a whole.

    [email protected]

  57. Nicole Shanklin

    March 4, 2011 at 9:15 pm

    In our family, charity means sharing the blessings that you have in life with others who have not been similarly blessed. This is not a concept that is limited to those with material wealth. Everyone has something to share with others (time, knowledge, compassion, etc.)!

    [email protected]

  58. Michellehaskell

    March 5, 2011 at 12:22 am

    Charity is a way for us to show love to those we have an opportunity to serve and show our thanks by giving freely to those in need.
    [email protected]

  59. Michellehaskell

    March 5, 2011 at 12:25 am

    I follow latenightparent on twitter
    @michelleriebeek

  60. Michellehaskell

    March 5, 2011 at 12:25 am

    I follow Britax on twitter!
    @michelleriebeek

  61. Michellehaskell

    March 5, 2011 at 12:26 am

    I am a fan of latenightparent on facebook!
    michelle riebeek
    [email protected]

  62. Charity makes me think of the greek word “agape” – openness with love. I hope to teach my son what it means to be a good person, a good neighbor, and a good samaritan.
    @dolorico

    Following @LateNightParent, @ Britax, and I’m a fan on FB!

  63. Charity to us means that we keep our hearts open to others.

  64. My kids are so young this year was about buying some toys with my kids to donate. I was proud because my daughter was excited to give the toys to other kids for Christmas who might not have toys, just mad she couldn’t give them herself. @Slappy2001

  65. Already following you on twitter as @Slappy2001

  66. Already following Britax on twitter as @Slappy2001

  67. Ooops.. OK now I’ve liked you on Facebook as Diana B Vincent
    (little late but I’ve only missed the first show 🙂 ) @Slappy2001

  68. daily tweet!
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    philadybug AT hotmail DOT com

  69. Nicole Shanklin

    March 5, 2011 at 3:49 pm

    I am now a fan of late night parents on facebook.

  70. 3/5 tweet @Slappy2001 -yesterday’s was on PST 🙂
    http://twitter.com/#!/Slappy2001/status/44058355169374209

  71. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/44529477463711745

  72. Inocentfarmgirl

    March 7, 2011 at 1:58 am

    Charity to my family means giving back whenever possible. Whether it’s Going through the pantry every month or so & donating to the food bank, or going through the closets and taking what we can to the local woman’s shelter, or just making an extra large dinner so we can take it to someone in need. To us it’s not about writing a big check at the end of the year (I wish we had the means but let’s face if we don’t) it’s about thinking about others on a day to day basis, and not being afraid to do what you can when you can.

    Yours truly,
    @unsung_one

    I am also a new fan of you FB page:)

  73. I am following u on twitter – http://www.Twitter.com/LateNightParent

  74. I am following @Britax on twitter

  75. I am a FAN on facebook of latenightparents

  76. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/44814502381887488

  77. I follow you on Twitter:
    @leCreoleMoon

  78. I follow Britax already on Twitter
    @leCreoleMoon

  79. Charity means giving of yourself totally unselfishly.

  80. Charity means giving of yourself totally unselfishly.

  81. I also follow you on twitter @luckystars54 !

  82. I also follow @Britax on twitter (@luckystars54) !

  83. I also tweeted about this giveaway! @luckystars54

  84. I also liked Late Night parent on facebook!

  85. appears to still be open, so…
    tweet
    http://twitter.com/#!/kpicco/status/44822285378523136

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  86. Charity can take on many forms. Donations is the most obvious, but even offering to help someone by holding the door for them. Or if you see someone at the store trying to reach something on the top shelf, offer to get it for them. Charity is benevolent goodwill. I think that giving charity is a way of paying it forward.

    @briannelynn26

  87. Charity can take on many forms. Donations is the most obvious, but even offering to help someone by holding the door for them. Or if you see someone at the store trying to reach something on the top shelf, offer to get it for them. Charity is benevolent goodwill. I think that giving charity is a way of paying it forward.

    @briannelynn26

  88. I follow Late Night Parents on twitter
    @briannelynn26

  89. I follow Late Night Parents on twitter
    @briannelynn26

  90. My3AdorableKids

    March 7, 2011 at 7:20 pm

    I follow u on twitter!
    [email protected]

  91. My3AdorableKids

    March 7, 2011 at 7:21 pm

    I follow britax on twitter
    [email protected]

  92. My3AdorableKids

    March 7, 2011 at 7:21 pm

    I am a fan of LNP on Facebook
    [email protected]

  93. Priscilla aka pawsnhooves

    March 7, 2011 at 7:52 pm

    Humane Society! Would love to win this!!
    [email protected]

    • Priscilla aka pawsnhooves

      March 7, 2011 at 8:01 pm

      Sorry I got sooo excited I just typed our families fav charity! Charity to us means giving back any way we can if even if not money just with our time and effort!

  94. Priscilla aka pawsnhooves

    March 7, 2011 at 7:56 pm

    following @britax
    @pawsnhooves
    [email protected]

  95. Priscilla aka pawsnhooves

    March 7, 2011 at 7:57 pm

    following @latenightparents
    @pawsnhooves
    [email protected]

  96. Priscilla aka pawsnhooves

    March 7, 2011 at 7:58 pm

    FB fan! [email protected]

  97. Charity means giving to others whether of yourself, your time or your money. It’s giving to someone sho has less than you. It’s something that should be ingrained in every person from a young age.
    aahaft at gmail dot com

  98. Charity means to me helping others that wouldn’t have the access or ability to help themselves. Being selfless of yourself to help someone else feels so nice!

    bamalynn75 at yahoo dot com

  99. Charity means putting others and their needs before your own. Charity means to love each other. Charity never faileth!

  100. I follow you on twitter
    @zebastyandylan

  101. I follow @Britax on twitter
    @zebastyandylan

  102. I am a fan on FB
    Dana J Valle

  103. Princessbowtique123

    March 8, 2011 at 3:59 am

    i follow and i liked on fb!

  104. Following you on Twitter. (bamalynn)

    bamalynn75 at yahoo dot com

  105. Following Britax on Twitter. (bamalynn)

    bamalynn75 at yahoo dot com

  106. I am your fan on Facebook.
    (Andrea G.)

    bamalynn75 at yahoo dot com

  107. Carolina Dhabolt

    March 8, 2011 at 4:54 am

    I think everyone should do charities, help out the ones that can’t always afford what they need, here where we live, we have a thrift store called D.A.V and every other month we call them to pick up stuff that we don’t need anymore (like clothes my kids outgrow) and they sell all the stuff to help out disable veterans, so we’re helping too (@cdhabolt) [email protected]

  108. Carolina Dhabolt

    March 8, 2011 at 4:56 am

    I follow LateNightParent on twitter (@cdhabolt)

  109. Charity to my family means unconditional love and support.
    @maeschenbach

  110. I follow you on twitter
    @maeschenbach

  111. I follow britax on twitter
    @maeschenbach

  112. I liked you on Facebook
    Mandi Navarre Eschenbach
    [email protected]

  113. i liked you on face book and i could really use a new seat for my 5yr old she is in a graco booster and is always sliding under the lap belt when she falls asleep or drops a toy i can’tbuy a new seat right now due to dad being laid off would really like to know my daughter is safe that would be one less worry for me [email protected]

  114. I liked you on Facebook!
    Jessica Smith

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