John Force Racing charity news 2009-06-02

JFR CRUISE NIGHT CAR SHOWS DOUBLE DONATION FOR OC FOOD BANK YORBA LINDA, CA (June 1, 2009) --- Last Saturday while Ashley Force Hood and her Castrol GTX Mustang teammates were claiming their third No. 1 qualifying position of the 2009 Full ...

JFR CRUISE NIGHT CAR SHOWS DOUBLE DONATION FOR OC FOOD BANK

YORBA LINDA, CA (June 1, 2009) --- Last Saturday while Ashley Force Hood and her Castrol GTX Mustang teammates were claiming their third No. 1 qualifying position of the 2009 Full Throttle season -- tying her personal best for a season- at Heartland Park Topeka's 21st annual NHRA O'Reilly Summer Nationals back in Yorba Linda, California the John Force Cruise Night Car Shows was giving back to the local community at their own record pace.

The second JFR Cruise Night and Car Show of the season nearly doubled the amount of food raised for donations to the Orange County Food Bank. The April 25th event netted 640 pounds of food (approx. 550 cans of food) and the May 30th event netted an astounding 1,210 pounds (approx. 1,000 cans of food)

Fans are being encouraged to bring a can of food that will be donated to the Orange County Food Bank at each JFR monthly Cruise Night and Car Show. For each can donated a raffle ticket will be distributed good for a chance to win a 52" Sanyo Flat Screen TV.

"The Orange County Food Bank is excited to team up with John Force Racing. The needs of the community are growing during these tough times and we really need the food," said Kristin Kvesic, Orange County Food Bank.

A special award will be presented at each Cruise Night for the "Most Food Given." Cruise Night Car Shows will be held from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the John Force RaceStation on June 27th, July 25th, August 29th, September 26th, and October 31st. At each Cruise Night Car Show there will be family fun, food and entertainment for all ages.

2009 John Force Car Show Schedule

All John Force Cruise Night Car Shows will be held at John Force RaceStation, 22722 Old Canal Road, Yorba Linda, CA 92887

April 25 -- 640 pounds of food donated
May 30 -- 1,210 pounds of food donated
June 27 4pm-7pm
July 25 4pm-7pm
August 29 4pm-7pm
September 26 4pm-7pm
October 31 4pm-7pm

-credit: jfr

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Series Charity , NHRA
Drivers John Force , Ashley Force