Bob Rogers Chevrolet of Paris is providing the Boys and Girls Club of Paris with new equipment, monetary contribution and instructional clinics.
Bob Rogers Chevrolet has joined forces with the national Chevrolet Youth Baseball program to provide new equipment, invitations to free instructional clinics, and an opportunity for community members to earn donations for their league via a test drive fundraiser. Visit Bob Rogers Chevrolet to take a test drive and help support the Boys and Girls Club of Paris
“Playing the game of baseball helps kids develop skills like leadership, cooperation and sportsmanship while bringing families and communities together to show their support. Bob Rogers Chevrolet and Chevrolet Youth Baseball are proud to participate in a sport that brings so many smiles to kids and families in Paris,” said Van Rogers, General Manager for Bob Rogers Chevrolet. “Chevrolet believes that in play, there are possibilities and supports the spirit of teamwork that baseball instills in its players.”
2017 marks Chevrolet’s Youth Baseball program’s 12th year, and since its introduction has helped aid local teams, benefiting more than 6.7 million young people in communities where Chevrolet’s customers live, work and play. In 2016, more than 1,500 Chevrolet dealers participated across the country.
Bob Rogers Chevrolet presented an equipment kit that includes usefull items such as bags, scorebooks, industrial-strength batting tees, ball buckets, and practice nets. The sponsorship also includes youth clinics featuring current and former MLB/MiLB players and coaches, and instructors from Ripken Baseball.
In addition, Bob Rogers Chevrolet has presented a check representing a one-time monetary contribution to the Boys and Girls Club of Paris. Sponsored leagues across the country will have the chance to earn additional funds as community members take test drives at dealerships to help support the league. In addition to its commitment to youth baseball, Chevrolet also is the Official Vehicle of Major League Baseball.
“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 Bob Rogers Chevrolet.
For more information about Chevrolet Youth Baseball, please visit www.youthsportswired.com.