McHenry, IL, August 01, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- McHenry, Illinois...Gary Lang Auto Group's Annual Classic Car Show generated $1,728 for the McHenry County Salvation Army's school supply drive.
Participants were asked to donate $5 per entry and bring school supplies to the event. Many people donated more than $5 and brought lots of school supplies. The drive helps children in need get school supplies and a backpack. All donations went to the Salvation Army Corp for McHenry County, that’s based in Crystal Lake, Illinois.
"We think it's important to give back to the community that we serve," stated Gary Lang, President of Gary Lang Auto Group. "And what better way is there to give back than to help children get the supplies they need to help them with their education?"
The Salvation Army provides many serves to those in McHenry County, including emergency services, life planning and they run a thrift store that benefits adults in rehabilitation.
Gary Lang Auto Group is on Highway 31, between Crystal Lake and McHenry and has been serving McHenry County for over 31 years. The dealership group carries many makes, including Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac, Kia, Mitsubishi and Subaru. Website: http://www.GaryLangAuto.com.