This year marks Pep Boys’ 100th year in business and fourth consecutive year as a Progressive Keys to Progress affiliate.
The donation is one of a series of initiatives in conjunction with the Pep Boys Centennial Celebration.
Maaco has a longstanding history of supporting the nation’s veterans and active-duty military.
Pep Boys recently partnered with “Military Makeover,” to repair the vehicle of a retired military couple.
A new franchisee who qualifies as a veteran will receive a substantial reduction on the initial franchise fee, as well as a reduction on the royalty fees during the first two years of a new Maaco center’s operations.
Veterans Day Salute: FCA Foundation Awards $500,000 In Support Of U.S. Veterans, Service Members And Their Families
Grants awarded to Forgotten Harvest, Soldiers’ Angels, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, Veterans Matter and Wounded Warrior Project will provide support services and workforce development training.
The national automotive service chain will donate routine maintenance packages to the more than 100 veterans across the U.S. who will receive vehicles through the 2018 Keys to Progress program.
Disabled American Veterans provides free services to veterans of all generations where they live. In the fourth year of its partnership with DAV, Hankook is donating $175,000 to increase its support of DAV’s Mobile Service Office.
Four years ago this May, which is designated as National Military Appreciation Month, U.S. Air Force veteran Diana Cuesta received a gift that she recalls, “forever and literally changed my life.”
Fifteen percent of the proceeds from the sale of Tools for the Cause products and merchandise will be donated to the Fisher House Foundation.
This year’s program provided free services to 355 veterans and their families – more than tripling the number of veterans serviced since the partnership program began in 2015.