TUSCALOOSA, Ala., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dodge Brand and Locklear Chrysler Jeep Dodge will team up with Hillcrest High School for a Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser on May 2nd, 2011 at a spring football game at Hillcrest High School. Everyone in the community is invited to come out to test drive the new Dodge Durango, Journey or Grand Caravan to earn a donation from Dodge for the Hillcrest High School football booster club.
"We really love working with the parents and students in our community and enjoy the opportunity to help the Hillcrest High School football booster club," said Steve Locklear, Owner of Locklear Chrysler Jeep Dodge. "The Dodge school fundraisers are friendly and fun for everyone. I hope you will stop by and spend a few minutes with us to help raise needed funds for Hillcrest High School."
Since 1993, Dodge has supported schools in communities across the country with popular school programs, such as the Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser. With the cooperation of local dealers like Locklear Chrysler Jeep Dodge here in Tuscaloosa, more than $4 million has been raised for local schools and student enrichment programs. The Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser event on each person who takes a brief test drive at the event, Dodge will donate $20 to Hillcrest High School football booster club. Locklear Chrysler Jeep Dodge will provide vehicles, and dealership staff will be on hand to assist with the fundraising test drives.
The Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser not only helps Hillcrest High School, it's a fun and friendly opportunity to check out the exciting new vehicles from Dodge. From the new fuel-efficient powertrains to dramatic improvements in interior quality, the changes are amazing. Essentially re-made from the ground up, you have to get inside and behind the wheel to experience the new Dodge. Dodge Durango, Dodge Journey and Dodge Grand Caravan will be at the event for participants to drive.
About the Dodge brand
Dodge is a full line of cars, crossovers, minivans and SUVs that are agile, daring, sensible, and inventive. The brand is on a tear for the 2011 model year, redefining itself with six all-new or significantly redesigned new vehicles, introducing new lifestyle packages designed to better meet the needs of its customers, launching catchy new ads that have started conversations with owners and potential owners, actively participating in new events and sponsorships and customers who want cars that leave them wanting more.
For the 2011 model year, the Dodge brand is filling dealer showrooms with a vast array of new and updated products. The Dodge product line includes the all-new Dodge Durango and Dodge Charger, significantly revamped Grand Caravan, Journey, Avenger, and Challenger, and the Dodge Caliber and Dodge Nitro.
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