CARSTAR Continues Salute to Nations Military Members and Veterans

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Chicagoland CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts continue its commitment to honor military members with a special celebration for National Military Month again this fall.  CARSTAR stores will be participating in Veterans Day parades, hosting celebrations for local military members and saluting the many contributions made by America’s military members.

Wally’s CARSTAR in Des Plaines, Ill., hosted a postcard drive to send letters of thanks and praise to active military member serving overseas. Sherri Slater, owner of Wally’s CARSTAR, partnered with the Des Plaines VFW Post 2992 to visit local schools and talk to student about “Returning the Favor” to members of the military by participating in the postcard drive.

“It was wonderful to be able to provide our community and school children with a means to share their thoughts with our soldiers,” said Slater.

“You can’t imagine how nice it is to be serving over in a foreign country and to receive letters of thanks from children,” said Mike Lake of VFW Post 2992.

CARSTAR, the nation’s largest family of auto body repair experts, is working with national and local military support groups at locations around the country. 


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