Ford of Murfreesboro, Oakland High School and members of the local community raised $1480 for Oakland High School’s Endzone Club at a recent test-drive event, as part of Ford Motor Company’s Drive 4 UR School program. Nearly 100 Murfreesboro-area residents test-drove a Ford vehicle at Oakland High School last June 9, 2013, Ford of Murfreesboro and Ford Motor Company donated $20, with funds going toward support of Oakland High School's football team.
Since the program’s inception in 2007, the Drive 4 UR School program has generate more than $16 millionin donations for high schools nationwide. The money raised during the Drive 4 UR School program has helped ensure that extracurricular actives like sports and music programs continue in local communities despite budgetary constraints and funding cuts.
“I am more than thrilled that people from the local community turned out to support Oakland High School's Endzone Club, and I’ve never been more proud to be a Ford dealer. Participants had the chance to take a fun, casual drive in one of our vehicles, while lending our students and community a much-needed helping hand,” said David Lee, Owner/General Manager, Ford of Murfreesboro.