Schools and Libraries
May 7, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CHRYSLER CARS 4 CLASSROOMS AND PUTNAM CDJR FUNDRAISE FOR WOODSTOCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Test Drive the All-New Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid Minivan to Donate
5/7/2018, Putnam, CT - On 5/24/2018, during the hours of 3:30 PM and 7:30 PM, Putnam CDJR will host a Chrysler Cars 4 Classrooms fundraiser for Woodstock Elementary School students.
During the Chrysler Cars 4 Classrooms event, parents and friends of the school, will have the opportunity to earn a $10 contribution, up to $2,000, for Woodstock Elementary School students, by taking a brief test drive in the all-new Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid the only hybrid minivan available on the market. Any licensed driver, age 18 or older, may drive and earn $10 on the school's behalf. Putnam CDJR will provide vehicles and staff to assist drivers with fundraising test drives and any questions they may have.
The Chrysler brand will also offer Woodstock Elementary School a chance to earn an additional $1,000 and be entered into a grand prize sweepstakes for up to $7,000 in additional funding, by simply sharing photos from the event on a public Facebook account within one week of the fundraiser's date, and incorporating the provided customized hashtag #WSESPacificaContest for Woodstock Elementary School and tagging @Chrysler. The contest ends 5/31/2018.
"For 25 years, The Chrysler brand has been helping to raise money for elementary schools like Woodstock Elementary School," said Northeast Business Center Regional Director, Jeff Strickland. "The Chrysler Cars 4 Classrooms event will offer Woodstock parents and families a chance to experience the capabilities of the all-new Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid minivan, conveniently while attending an event in support of a cause that is personal to them."
Additionally, all test drive participants will be entered into the 2018 FCA US National Sweepstakes at registration, for a chance to win $45,000 towards an eligible vehicle from any one of the Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram Truck and FIAT brands.
In 2017, the Chrysler brand celebrated 25 years of commitment to its local schools and families. Since 1993, the brand helped to raise over 7 million dollars through fundraising test drives. For more information, visit www.cars4classrooms.com.
About Chrysler Brand
The Chrysler brand has delighted customers with distinctive designs, craftsmanship, intuitive innovation and technology all at an extraordinary value since the company was founded in 1925.
For 2018, the Chrysler Pacifica continues to reinvent the minivan segment with an unprecedented level of functionality, versatility, technology and bold styling. The Pacifica Hybrid takes this revolutionary vehicle a step further with its class-exclusive, innovative plug-in hybrid powertrain. It's the first electrified vehicle in the minivan segment and achieves 84 MPGe in electric-only mode and 33 miles of all-electric range. The 2018 Chrysler 300 lineup delivers on the brand's promise of iconic and elegant design executed with world-class performance, efficiency and quality all at an attainable value.
Beyond just exceptionally designed vehicles, the Chrysler brand has incorporated class-leading, high-tech features into its products, including the plug-in hybrid powertrain in the Pacifica Hybrid, the industry-exclusive Stow 'n Go seating and storage system on the Chrysler Pacifica, and the Chrysler 300's Uconnect 4 system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with improved features and an award-winning interface.
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