Ford raises over $3,000 for student scholarships

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - Several local groups and community members came together to raise money for scholarships.

Sames Ford along with LULAC Council Seven and the Saint Jude Catholic Church helped raise $3,300 for teens during a recent test-drive event.

The event was all part of the Ford Motor company’s “Drive 4 Ur Community Program”.

More than 200 Laredo area residents test drove a Ford vehicle at St. Jude Catholic Church last June 23rd.

The Ford Motor company donated funds that go towards student scholarships and St. Judge Catholic Church Teens Acts.