Casa Ford Lincoln, a family owned and operated dealership located in El Paso, Texas, has donated $25,000 to the USO at Fort Bliss along with the use of a 2015 F-150 and 2015 Ford Transit Connect Van, in a special presentation on Thursday, June 18, 2015, Casa Vice President Ronnie Lowenfield announced today. The presentation took place outside the entrance to the USO facility at Fort Bliss with many officers and members of the US Military in attendance. Both vehicles have been professionally wrapped in graphics featuring the USO logo and messaging. Casa Ford Lincoln owners Luke Lowenfield, Ronnie Lowenfield and Justin Lowenfield presented the check and new vehicles, during a special ceremony to USO El Paso Center Director, Yolanda Castillo. Attendees included USO Center staff and several service members.
“The service members and USO,” explains Yolanda Castillo, “truly appreciate the generous support we have received today from Casa Ford Lincoln and the Lowenfield family.The two new vehicles and the cash donation will help USO to continue lifting the spirits of America’s troops and their families.”
“We are so honored to provide our support to the USO, an organization focused on supporting and enriching the lives of our dedicated men and women in uniform,” stated Lowenfield. “It’s our way of thanking the USO for their tireless dedication and extraordinary efforts to support our service members and their families. We are grateful for all our service members worldwide and especially those stationed at Fort Bliss here in El Paso. I want to personally thank the USO volunteers and staff for their part in preserving the freedom all Americans enjoy today.”
CASA Ford Lincoln, the longest continually operating Ford dealership in El Paso, offering 58 state-of-the-art service bays and over 980 new and pre-owned vehicles has been owned by the Lowenfield family since opening in 1969. The dealership, which serves El Paso and the large military community from surrounding bases, offers complimentary amenities including shuttle service; loaner cars; guest WiFi; refreshments; a large guest seating area and plenty of room for children. For further information call 915.779.2272 or visit CasaFord.com today.
About the USO
The USO lifts the spirits of America’s troops and their families millions of times each year at hundreds of places worldwide. We provide a touch of home through centers at airports and military bases in the U.S. and abroad, top quality entertainment and innovative programs and services. We also provide critical support to those who need us most, including forward-deployed troops, military families, wounded warriors and families of the fallen. The USO is a private, non-profit organization, not a government agency. USO programs and services are made possible by the American people, support of generous corporate partners and the dedication of USO volunteers and staff. For more information about the USO, visit uso.org.