Arlington Heights Ford will be hosting a USO Barbecue for the Troops event on Saturday, July 19th at 801 W. Dundee Road (http://www.ahford.com/
For people who cannot attend the event on July 19th, support for the troops and the opportunity to win barbecue-themed prizes is still possible. From now until Monday, July 21st, social media users can submit barbecue videos or pictures with the hashtag #BBQ4Troops on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook. Weekly prizes from Bub City will be awarded at random to those who submit related content with the designated hashtag. Participants will be eligible to win a barbecue basket grand prize from Real Urban BBQ.
Last year, the USO Barbecue for the Troops fundraising events raised more than $37,000 collective from CATA affiliates that directly benefited military servicemen and women. While the USO Barbecue for the Troops is a national fundraising campaign, the money raised through the Chicago Automobile Trade Association accounted for approximately 40% of the total funds donated during this initiative.
The Arlington Heights Ford sales team is able to answer any questions or comments regarding the USO Barbecue for the Troops event. They can be reached at (847) 481-0427, and their showroom is located at 801 W. Dundee Road in Arlington Heights.