Event part of Ram Truck Brand’s Nationwide Effort to Raise Needed Funds for High
School Football Programs
(Laredo, Tx)-United South High School families and fans participated in a “Ram Gridiron Challenge Fundraiser®” on October 17, 2014 and raised $1,780 for the school’s football program. The Ram Truck brand contributed $20 for each test drive in a new, award-winning Ram truck.
“Ram trucks and high school football make a perfect partnership,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO, Ram Truck Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. “These players face new challenges week after week, knowing that diligence brings reward. This commitment to excellence and setting examples through hard work is what we strive for at Ram, and we’re proud to support these students and their efforts on the field, in the classroom, and in their community.”
“We always enjoy the opportunity to get out into the community and give something back,” said Lelo Gonzalez, Managing Partner, AT Laredo Dodge Chrysler RAM Jeep. “We had a great turnout for the “Ram Gridiron Challenge Fundraiser”—it was a pleasure to work with the parents, students, and fans of United South High School football. On behalf of the dealership, I would like to thank them for taking the time to test drive and for supporting the Panther Football Program.”
Chrysler Group LLC has a long history of giving back to the communities where the company does business. Since 1993, the company and its brands have helped raise over $5 million for education and student enrichment through test drive programs like the “Ram Gridiron Challenge Fundraiser”.