CJ’s Tire to receive 2011 Jeremy Carroll Award for its support of the Muscular Dystrophy Association
Monday, November 14, 2011
READING, Pa. – Nov. 10, 2011. CJ’s Tire will be honored at the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Black and Blue Ball, Friday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m., at Classic Harley Davidson, 983 James Drive, in Leesport, for its continued support of MDA.
According to the Jeremy Carroll Foundation, the award is given annually to a company or individual who has “kept Jeremy’s indomitable spirit alive by supporting the fight against muscle diseases.”
For the past 2 years, CJ’s has donated to MDA, and is also a continued supporter of breast cancer research, local youth athletics, Toys for Tots and Unicef.
“We are truly honored to be receiving this award”, said Paul Levengood, owner of CJ’s Tire. “We are very thankful to our customers, vendors and employees for their team effort in our fundraising initiatives”.
This year’s Black and Blue Ball is appropriately motorcycle-themed given its location at Classic Harley Davidson in Leesport, PA. Guests are encouraged to dress in black leather and blue jeans. The event features an evening full of fine dining and entertainment, live and silent auctions and Harley-Davidson motorcycle photo opportunities.
The Black and Blue Ball proceeds will benefit the local chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association and local families affected by neuromuscular disease. Tickets to the MDA’s Black and Blue Ball can be purchased online at https://secure.mdausa.org/berksblackandblue/DefaultSponsorship.aspx.
About CJ’s Tire
Headquartered in Birdsboro, Pa., CJ’s Tire & Automotive Services is a family-owned and operated company with 12 retail locations throughout southeastern Pennsylvania. In 2011, CJ’s celebrated its 40th anniversary and continues to combine a high-level of name-brand product lines with an even higher level of customer service and satisfaction. For more information, visit http://www.cjtire.com or contact Heather Zabicki at 610-404-0224 ext. 142.
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CJ’s Tire & Automotive Services
610-404-0224 ext. 142