CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Cincinnati Zoo announced today that it has been selected as the Day 2 winner of Toyota's 2012 100 Cars for Good program.
The Zoo's new Prius will help it expand the reach of its wildlife education programs to schools, scout groups, hospitals and senior organizations throughout the state.
The Cincinnati Zoo was selected as one of 500 finalists from thousands of applications nationwide.
Between now and August 21, Toyota is profiling five finalists each day at www.100carsforgood.com.
Individual members of the public are invited to vote for whichever nonprofit they think can do the most good with a new vehicle.
The nonprofit with the most votes at the end of each day wins one of six Toyota models. Runners-up each receive a $1,000 cash grant from Toyota.