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2018 Bigs Auto Challenge

Join us for Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids' Sake on May 9, 2018 at Incredible Mo's in Traverse City for a fun night of bowling for a great cause! This event brings hundreds of people to support to help Grand Traverse area children find extraordinary adult mentors.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Michigan provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the…
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Goodwill Northern Michigan - Fill the Freezer Event

It's that time of year, fairs around the region are coming and going with the summer. With fairs come carnival rides, livestock auctions and more importantly good in the community. 

Goodwill Northern Michigan hosted their annual Fill the Freezer event this week during the livestock auction at the Northwestern Michigan Fair. Fox Motors was there and proud to be a sponsor. 
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Toys for Tots Receives National Award

Toys for Tots of Northwest Michigan has been recognized as one of the top Christmas toy programs in the country. The Traverse City-based campaign was awarded the best campaign in a region by the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. The region covers five Midwestern states with 140 Toys for Tots campaigns.

Fox Motors is proud to be a major sponsor of Toys for Tots with our annual Fox for Tots program. Last year, Fox for…
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Car wash Tomorrow!

As part of this year’s Bowl for Kids Sake Automotive Challenge, Fox Grand Traverse will be hosting a free car wash this Saturday, April 15th from 11am to 3pm. The event has been named Fox Shines for Kids Car Wash. Anyone who brings a donation to Fox Grand Traverse this Saturday will receive a complementary car wash, free hot dogs and refreshments. All donations will go to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Michigan. In addition, Fox Grand Traverse will make a contribution to Big Brothers Big Sisters with every donation.

“Our goal is to raise $10,000 dollars…
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Power of the Purse


The annual Power of the Purse hosted by Goodwill Northern Michigan was last Saturday. Power of the Purse is a gourmet brunch with a silent auction that benefited the women and families at The Goodwill Inn. It was a great event with touching stories on how the Goodwill Inn has impacted and helped many Northern Michigan families.
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Traverse City Young Professionals Lunch & Learn

We had a wonderful time this afternoon at the Traverse City Young Professionals Lunch and Learn. With the support of the TC Chamber, the TCYP program supports our local business community by providing networking, development and civic engagement opportunities for young professionals ages 18-40. Fox Grand Traverse, BMW of Traverse City and Mercedes-Benz of Traverse City are the proud annual sponsor of this series of events.

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3/4/17: Katie Heintz Memorial Basketball Tournament

We had a great time at the Katie Heintz Basketball Tournament Saturday, where our very own John Cueter was a guest coach! The annual Katie Heintz Basketball Tournament has raised more than $110,000 to benefit pediatric oncology and hematology patients at Munson Medical Center.

Photos: Mike Kent
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Blood Drive


Blood donors make a lifesaving difference. More than 4.5 million patients need life-saving blood transfusions each year in the U.S. and Canada. And blood is a perishable resource that can be stored only for a short time. That's why blood donors are needed every day.

Join us for a Blood Drive March 9th from 10-1 at Fox Grand Traverse!

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Katie Heintz Basketball Tournament


Students will battle teachers on the basketball court at Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools (GTACS) for the benefit of northern Michigan kids who have their own fight against cancer. The annual Katie Heintz basketball Tournament will take place Saturday, March 4th at St. Francis High School. Games start at 6 p.m. but the event is preceded by a spaghetti dinner that begins at 5 p.m. A freewill donation is accepted for the tournament, while the dinner fee is a suggested minimum donation of five-dollars per person and $20 per family.

Jerry Zezulka from Serra Auto will coach…

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The Father Fred Frost Bite Food Drive

Winter here is cold...and long. For families in our community struggling, it is indeed brutal. The Father Fred Frostbite Food Drive is crucial to assisting these families in the winter months. 

The Father Fred Frost Bite Food Drive starts this Saturday! Bring in $10 worth of non-perishable food items and receive a free ski pass to The Homestead resort!

Please donate non-perishable food items to help stock up the Father Fred Food Pantry! The top 10 food items Father Fred is in need of are: 5oz. canned tuna, 5oz. canned chicken, soups, beef stew, dried beans 1 lb bags…
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