This month is breast cancer and everyone is doing what they can to support breast cancer and help find a cure. Ford Warriors in Pink just recently unveiled a limited edition t-shirt which was designed by actor Gilles Marini. This t-shirt is available now at www.fordcares.com. One hundred percent of the net proceeds will go to the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation which is dedicated to finding the cause of breast cancer in order to stop the disease before it starts.
Ford Warriors in Pink The Ford commitment to breast cancer awareness runs well beyond raising funds. 2013, is Ford’s 19th year of support and dedication to making a difference 365 days a year by encouraging women to become informed and visit their doctors and educating them about how early detection saves lives.
Ford created the limited edition Warrior in Pink apparel and accessory items for women, men and children. Each of the apparel items feature important symbols signifying a message of hope, strength and unity in the commitment to fight breast cancer. Ford has dedicated more the $120 million to the cause.
Preston Automotive Group has sponsored Saving Second Base which is a breast cancer awareness fundraiser. Saving Second Base has held many events in the past. One of them included a concert featuring Billy Currington, David Nail and the Eastern Shore’s own Eric Karge. At this event which was held on June 1, 2013 there was also a live auction. Saving Second Base donates their proceeds from their events to the American Cancer Society. The event held June 1, 2013 raised $80,000 for breast cancer!
Preston Automotive group has also sponsored Ryan Abey and Pink Fishing: Reeling for a Cure. Pink Fishing is a woman owned company. Their Pink Fishing logo incorporates the breast cancer awareness ribbon as the “P” in pink. Pink Fishing is part of the solution to finding a cure, they are “Reeling in the Cure” one t-shirt at a time. They have committed to make a donation of $5,000 dollars to the National Breast Cancer Foundation Inc. for the year of 2013 and have happily surpassed this goal!
On Friday April 5, 2013 Preston Automotive Group held a “Go Bald or Go Pink” in support of one of our own who was diagnosed with cancer. At this event people went bald and shaved their heads or women could get a pink feather in their hair to support breast cancer. The amount of support was amazing. Most men shaved their heads to show their support. There was also Zumba at the event and vendors to support all the hungry guests!
Preston Automotive Group is excited to announce that we are holding an event on November 9, 2013 from noon until 4 p.m. for breast cancer awareness. The event is being called “Paint the Plex Pink” Come out and show your support and don’t forget to wear pink!
About Preston Automotive Group
Preston Automotive Group services the Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania area with Ford, Lincoln, Mazda, Hyundai and Nissan brands and used cars and trucks of all makes and models. The auto group carries the largest selection of new and used cars. Additionally, the dealership services all makes and models, both imported and domestic cars with ASE certified and factory trained technicians.
To learn more, visit http://www.prestonmotor.com/