Here is our press release for our Wheeling for Recovery weeknd, June 17th,18th,19th.
June 10, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information contact:
Community Relations Director
The Salvation Army Ozark Area Coordination
Office: (417) 862-5509
Cell: (417) 763-1357
FOUR-WHEELING FUNDRAISER FOR JOPLIN
Southern Missouri Off Road Ranch Raises Funds for Joplin Relief Efforts
Springfield, MO (June 10, 2011) – Four-wheeling & off-road enthusiasts are invited to help raise funds for the Joplin community. On June 17th – 19th Southern Missouri Off Road Ranch, or SMORR, will donate half of its total admission sales to The Salvation Army’s Joplin relief efforts. Activities will include a 4x4 ball & barrel racing game, a 50 foot drag race, and a racing course in the woods.
SMORR is located five miles south of Seymour on 943 acres in the beautiful Ozark Mountains. In addition to trails & obstacle courses, there are 43 camp sites for RVs and unlimited primitive camping spots. All four-wheel drive vehicles are welcome to participate except for please no dirt bikes & sport quad ATVs. Spectators and those without a vehicle are also welcome to attend by purchasing a $5 spectator day pass.
For more information call The Salvation Army at (417) 862-5509 or SMORR at (417) 380-6117. Or visit www.usc.salvationarmy.org/springfield-mo
Who: The Salvation Army & Southern Missouri Off Road Ranch
What: Four-Wheeling Fundraiser for Joplin
When: June 17th – 19th
Where: Southern Missouri Off Road Ranch
5722 State HWY K
Cost: 1 Day Pass - $20 (for driver & vehicle); $5 per passenger
2 Day Pass - $35 (for driver & vehicle); $10 per passenger
3 Day Pass - $45 (for driver & vehicle); $15 per passenger
Spectator - $5 per person per day
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, visit www.salvationarmyusa.org