JIMMY BRITT CHEVROLET BUICK GMC GOES TO BAT FOR LAKE OCONEE ACADEMY
Pictured above: Lake Oconee Academy Junior Varsity Baseball players give Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC and Chevy Youth Baseball thumbs up!
Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC is partnering with the Lake Oconee Academy in Greensboro. Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC has joined forces with the National Chevrolet Youth Baseball program to provide new equipment, a monetary contribution, invitations to FREE instructional clinics, and an opportunity for community members to earn additional donations for their league via a Test Drive fundraiser.
“Playing the game of baseball helps kids develop skills like leadership, cooperation and sportsmanship while bringing families and communities together to show their support. Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC and Chevrolet Youth Baseball are proud to participate in a sport that brings so many smiles to kids and families in Greensboro.” said Jeremy Parrish, General Manager/ Partner for Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC. “Chevrolet believes that in play, there are possibilities and supports the spirit of teamwork that baseball instills in its players.”
2015 marks Chevrolet’s Youth Baseball program’s tenth year, and since its introduction has helped aid local teams, benefiting more than 3.5 million young people in communities where Chevrolet’s customers live, work and play. In 2014, more than 1,600 Chevrolet dealers participated across the country.
Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC presented Lake Oconee Academy with baseballs per their request. The sponsorship also includes youth clinics featuring current and former MLB/MiLB players and coaches, and instructors from Ripken Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association.
In addition, Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC will present a check representing a one-time monetary contribution to Lake Oconee Academy. Sponsored leagues across the country will have the chance to earn additional funds as community members take test drives at their partnering dealership to help support the league.
In addition to its commitment to youth baseball, Chevrolet also is the Official Vehicle of Major League BaseballTM.
“Chevrolet vehicles are designed and built for families, safety and fun, so we encourage young people and their parents to make a Chevrolet the official vehicle of their household,” said Parrish.
For more information about Chevrolet Youth Baseball, please visit www.youthsportswired.com. To learn more about all that Jimmy Britt Chevrolet Buick GMC has to offer, please visit our website.