2017 USO BBQ FOR THE TROOPS
Chicagoland's new-car dealers and the USO of Illinois designate the month of July to supporting local troops.On July 15, more than 100 Chicagoland new-car dealers fired up their grills and hosted community fundraising events in support of the USO of Illinois and local troops. But they're not stopping there: local dealers are continuing to raise funds and awareness for the USO of Illinois throughout the end of July. When you're at your dealership for service this month, consider donating spare change to the cause. Every little bit helps.Also through the end of the month, you can show your support on social media. Nominate someone who deserves to win the Ultimate Backyard BBQ, including BBQ fare for the winner and 50 friends and a special visit from a Chicago Blackhawks ambassador. Enter directly via DriveChicago.com's Facebook page here and tag the entry with #BBQ4Troops. The contest winner will be announced in early August.The following dealers support the USO of Illinois and the Barbecue for the Troops initiative. Contact your local new-car dealer for specific details on their fundraising efforts.