Gator Giving Back Campaign

Gator Giving Back Campaign

Alex Lyon & Son Auctions, with the help of their sponsors, are giving back to their community! More than $20,000 was donated to nonprofits in their region. Alex Lyon & Son made donations to seven nonprofits, most of them in New York where the company is headquartered. All of our partners chose a non-profit to donate the money toward.

Get to know the people that are benefiting from the Giving Back Campaign:

Ronald McDonald House Charities

The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central New York is Mid County Machinery’s charity of choice. The RMHC has a huge impact on families across the country.  The goal of RMHC of Central New York is to provide home environments with support and resources to sustain family ties as well as health care, grants, and a place in the hospital for families to regroup and rest together.

Mid Country Machinery

Mid Country Machinery has been serving the Midwest since it was was founded in 1997. MCM has become a leading equipment dealer located in Fort Dodge, Iowa. They provide a full-service rental department that has late model, reliable, and productive equipment so that you get your money’s worth. All of their rental are evaluated and prioritized.


The CNY SPCA is an animal shelter in Syracuse, New York that is sponsored by Teran Industries, Inc. This animal shelter provides many services for the animals in their area. Some of these include adoption, education, spay/neuter programs, and investigation into animal cruelty.

Teran Industries, Inc.

Teran Industries, Inc. is known as the leading provider of replacement parts for heavy machinery. They offer great prices, immediate availability, and awesome customer service. They are located in Miami, Florida, which makes exporting and shipping to anywhere in the United States easier.

Special Olympics New York

Special Olympics is an international organization that promotes understanding, acceptance and inclusion for people with and without intellectual disabilities. The Special Olympics New York provides opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities to realize their potential, participate in physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience the joy and friendship that the games bring.

Patriot Financial LLC

Patriot Financial LLC is a financial lender for heavy equipment, auction lending, business equipment and truck/trailer financing. They offer small business loans, working capital loans, and more.

Honor Flight Syracuse

Honor Flight Syracuse’s goal is to Honor America’s war veterans by transporting them to Washington, D.C. to visit the national memorials dedicated to their service and sacrifice. In May 2012, Syracuse became an official hub in the Honor Flight Network. Honor Flight’s founding board and volunteers have built an inspiring organization to provide “the Honor Flight Mission” experience to all veterans.

Mashburn Equipment

Mashburn Equipment is located in Ringgold, Georgia. This company sells and rents heavy equipment including Dozers, Excavators, Articulated Haul Trucks, Water Trucks, Rollers, Graders, Telescopic Forklifts, Wheel Loaders and more.

Susan G. Komen - Upstate New York

Susan G. Komen is the largest non-profit provider of funding for breast cancer research and community breast health programs in the world. The Komen organization has been a part of virtually every major advance in breast cancer research over the past 35 years. Their mission is to save lives by funding breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer.

Alex Lyon Mexico

Because of its great success in Mexico, Jack Lyon of Alex Lyon & Son thought that the advantages of the auction world that they experienced should not be exclusive to the American public. Thus began the idea of ​​expanding beyond its borders to Mexico. In May 2001, Lyon started operations in Mexico.

Team Jack Foundation

The Team Jack Foundation’s mission is to raise money to fund impactful pediatric brain cancer research and work to create national awareness for the disease. Team Jack encompasses hardworking team members who are directly impacted by the disease that they are so incredibly committed to fighting against.


Proxibid is a live online bidding platform for auctions around the world to utilize. Users can bid through Proxibid on items that are in live auctions without having to physically be there. This is possible by using a proxy representative from Proxibid.

Make-A-Wish - Central New York

Make-A-Wish (Central New York) works tirelessly to grant the wishes of children diagnosed with a critical illnesses in the United States and other countries. These experiences mean everything to the children and that one belief guides Make-A-Wish in everything that they do.

Dellas Graphics

Dellas Graphics provides medium and large companies the opportunity to streamline their print, inventory and distribution channels. Regardless of your business printing, storage, mailing or distribution needs, Dellas promises to develop the right solutions for your company saving cost, time and space.

Thanks to all of our generous sponsors that made this possible!

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What makes a Lyon Auction unique is that all of the equipment is in the same location. Companies are able to liquidate a large fleet of vehicles in a single auction. Lyon Auction is able to help well-known companies from the conception to the conclusion of the auction. This makes it headache-free and as enjoyable as possible for both the seller and buyer. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us, we’re listening!


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