Serpentini Chevrolet of Tallmadge wraps up 2014 baseball season partnership with Tallmadge Little League
Tallmadge, July 22, 2014 – Serpentini Chevrolet of Tallmadge, one of 34 Chevrolet dealers from the Cleveland area that partnered with local youth baseball leagues for the 2014 baseball program, has concluded a successful season with Tallmadge Little League. Serpentini Chevrolet of Tallmadge provided Tallmadge Little League with new equipment, a monetary contribution and an opportunity for community members to raise funds for the league via a Test Drive fundraiser.
“We’re glad we were able to extend Chevrolet’s commitment to spreading joyful play to the members of our community,” said Frank Salamone, Community Relations Manager for Serpentini Chevrolet of Tallmadge.
Serpentini Chevrolet of Tallmadge partnered with the Tallmadge Little League because of the league’s proximity to the dealership. Equipment donated by Serpentini Chevrolet of Tallmadge included items such as bags, batting tees, catcher’s gear, water bottles and Chevrolet Youth Baseball T-shirts. The sponsorship also included youth clinics featuring current and former MLB/MiLB players and coaches, and instructors from Ripken Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association.
“We truly enjoyed being involved with Tallmadge Little League this year,” said Salamone. “This partnership gave us the opportunity to support the love of the game and we are thrilled to have achieved such positive results for the community.”
In 2014, more than 1,600 Chevrolet dealers participated in Chevy Youth Baseball. Since the program began in 2006, Chevrolet has made a positive impact on more than 3.6 million children by bringing a unique experience to their community.
For more information about Chevy Youth Baseball, visit www.YouthSportsWired.com.
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