TrueCar, AutoNation and DAV Partner on 4th ‘DrivenToDrive’ Program to Help Injured Veterans Get Back Behind the Wheel
“Providing an injured veteran with a vehicle retrofit to their specific needs empowers them to control their own mobility and fosters independence in their lives,” said
New for this year, TrueCar Military’s brand ambassador, NASCAR Driver and Naval Officer, Jesse Iwuji, will participate in the 2020 DrivenToDrive program by presenting a vehicle to the recipient on
“We are proud to partner with
“TrueCar has been a valued partner for many years, and we are excited to join forces with them again to support DrivenToDrive,” said DAV National Adjutant
This marks the fourth year of TrueCar’s DrivenToDrive program and fifth vehicle giveaway. The recipient nominees are provided by DAV, and the winner will be selected by
For more information about DrivenToDrive, its mission and past winners, please visit www.truecar.com/driventodrive.
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About DAV (
DAV empowers veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. It is dedicated to a single purpose: keeping our promise to America’s veterans. DAV does this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; providing employment resources to veterans and their families, and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. DAV, a nonprofit organization with more than 1 million members, was founded in 1920 and chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1932. Learn more at www.dav.org.
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Source: TrueCar, Inc.