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Antique Car Club Shares the Wealth

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....

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