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Culpeper Car Wash Records Numbers at Grace for Vets Event
Visiting Veterans also enjoyed complimentary food and beverage while swapping war stories. Pulled Pork Sliders were served by Shawns Smoke House BBQ, Al Esh of The Ole County Store provided Cookies and Starbucks provided coffee. Promotional Swag was also handed to each participant. “The day would not be such a success without these additional businesses joining together” said Boyd. The event was overseen by volunteers David Martin, Charles Fincham, Tomarie Boyd and Tucker Boyd - the owners Labrador. Junior Jenkins stayed on duty well after the 5 p.m. cut off to ensure all vets who showed up, got a free wash.
Tom and Steve are allready looking ahead to 2016, they would like to invovle the local youth and plan to offer a memorial day fundraiser in 2016 to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Program.
Grace for Vets was founded by Mike Mountz, former owner of Cloister Wash & Lube, in 2004. Currently there are 2739 car washes registered throughout the US Canada, Australia and New Zealand to give FREE washes to military service personnel this Veterans Day. In 2014, 233,847 veterans were recognized with a FREE car wash on November 11th , Nearly 200 from Culpeper Car Wash (http://www.culpepercarwash.com). To obtain more information on the Culpeper Car Wash event visit the Culpeper Car Wash FaceBook Page (https://www.facebook.com/