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Greensburg Eat'n Park Caring for Kids Campaign - Smail Cars in the Community

Eat'n Park's traditional Caring for Kids Campaign is an annual five-week fundraising campaign that benefits children’s hospitals in the community.

As part of their program this year, a 2018 Ford Escape is being raffled off. You can purchase a raffle ticket for $2 at your local Eat’n Park.. There are several other fundraising campaigns the Greensburg store is doing, including a money bash, raffle baskets, as well as portions of the sales of their limited-edition merchandise.

Since its inception in 1979, the Caring for Kids Campaign has raised over $10 million company-wide. In spite of...

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South Greensburg Bulldogs Youth Football 2017 - Smail Cars in the Community


As part of the GMC Youth Football Program, Smail has continued to be a proud sponsor South Greensburg Bulldogs Youth Football. This past weekend, the undefeated JV Bulldogs finished their season by winning the championship in a fun and muddy way. Congratulations to the team and their coaches and supportive families!! 
 
Smail Cars in the Community shines the spotlight on our neighbors in the Western Pennsylvania area that we have built relationships with through sponsorship programs and community events. For more, please visit our Cars in the Community playlist.

 
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2017 Fort Ligonier Days - Oct 13-14-15th, Ligonier PA


In this episode of "Cars in the Community," see highlights from the 2017 Fort Ligonier Days, featuring the parade, food and craft booths, and reenactments at Fort Ligonier.
 
The 3-day fall festival commemorates the Battle of Fort Ligonier, a key engagement of the French and Indian War fought on October 12, 1758. The weekend is highlighted by a parade on Saturday morning, including historic units, floats, costumed characters special guests, including local TV personalities, high school, and college bands. In addition, the whole weekend is packed with events and activities. Read more...
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2017 Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival - Smail Cars in the Community

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The 43rd Annual Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival is going on this weekend at Twin Lakes Park, June 29th - July 2nd. This family-friendly event features arts and crafts vendors, educational activities, live performance artists, and a wide variety of foods that you can enjoy while being surrounded by the beautiful woods and lakes of Western Pennsylvania.

 

I was able to spend a few hours at Twin Lakes on the opening day of the festival, enjoying just a sampling of what this festival has to offer. When you go, get there early in the morning and be ready for a full day…

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Arnold Palmer Regional Airport - Westmoreland County Airshow Preview - Smail Cars in the Community


On this episode of Cars in the Community, we hop into a 2017 GMC Acadia Denali from Smail GMC and head down Rte 30 to our neighbors in Latrobe at the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport! Be sure to check out the Westmoreland County Airshow the weekend of June 24-25, 2017.
 
Special thanks to Gabe Monzo of the airport authority, and Smail GMC for use of their vehicle! For more information, visit PalmerAirport.com.
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"Earn Your Wings" Shop 'n Save Campaign for Troops First Foundation - Rich Haeflein Interview


?The month of May is Military Appreciation Month, so Shop 'n Save stores, in conjunction with the Westmoreland County International Airshow 2017, are raising funds for Feherty's Troops First Foundation through their "Earn Your Wings" campaign.
 
"We designed this cardstock cutout in the shape of military wings," explained Rich Haeflein, Advertising Account Manager for Shop 'n Save stores. "We distributed these to our stores, and we ask our customers to give us a $1 donation. All proceeds benefit Feherty's Troops First Foundation, and it is just amazing to see how the community...
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Smail Donations During May and Shop 'n Save "Earn Your Wings" Campaign for Feherty's Troops First Foundation


The month of May is Military Appreciation Month, and Smail Auto Group and Shop 'n Save like to take this time to show our appreciation by raising funds for our military and their families. Smail Auto Group will donate $125 to Feherty's Troops First Foundation for every vehicle sold or leased in the month of May. Shop 'n Saves stores will be collecting donations from the community through their "Earn Your Wings" campaign.

Donations and contributions to Troops First is an integral part of the organization's success. "We actually survive on private sector donations," said Rick Kell...
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Interview with Troops First Foundation Exec Director Rick Kell - Cars in the Community


In this episode of "Cars in the Community" I had the pleasure of talking with Rick Kell, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Troops First Foundation. We get to talk about the founding of the foundation and their initiatives. During the month of May, for every new or used vehicle sold at any Smail location, we are donating $125 to Troops First.

Feherty's Troops First Foundation works to provide meaningful assistance to our military who have been wounded while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. Through several relevant and unduplicated programs along with specialized events designed for...
 
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