Big Bear Lake, CA, November 13, 2013 – Seventeen local organizations are splitting $18,000 this season, thanks to the generosity of the Big Bear Lake Antique Car Club, which distributes profits from the annual “Fun Run” car show held every August. The annual giveaway took place on Monday at the Big Bear Lake Discovery Center.

The group also puts on an annual Pinewood Derby and purchases Pinewood Derby car kits for every 5th grade student in the Valley. The Big Bear Lake Antique Car Club also donates to Big Bear High School, Rotary Interact and the Rotary 4th of July Fireworks.

The November grant recipients include the following:

Big Bear Lake Discovery Center
Citizens On Patrol
Bear Mountain Dog Rescue
Service Dog Training
Miss Big Bear Valley Scholarship
AAUW Tech Trek Scholarship
Bear Valley Community Hospital Auxiliary
Bear Valley Community Nursery School
Big Bear Strings
Big Bear Valley Marine Corps Auxiliary
Big Bear High School Special Education
Kiwanis Hope Of America
Mountain Fun Day & Teacher Supply Bag Project
Civil Air Patrol
Seven Stars Foundation
Rotary Hospital Room Upgrade
Meals On Wheels

The Big Bear Lake Antique Car Club was founded in 1982 for vintage auto enthusiasts. For more information, contact the club’s Publicity Chair  at (909) 585-9253, or visit them online.