Watkin Motors Ford will host the Drive 4UR School event at Beairsto Elementary May 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Morning Star file photo)

Watkin Motors Ford will host the Drive 4UR School event at Beairsto Elementary May 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Morning Star file photo)

Event supports Beairsto

Watkin Motors Ford will host the Drive 4UR School event at Beairsto Elementary May 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Vernon residents can hit the road and support a local school.

Watkin Motors Ford will host the Drive 4UR School event at Beairsto Elementary May 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

“For every person who takes a test drive in a qualifying Ford vehicle during the event, Ford of Canada will donate $20 to the participating school up to $6,000,” said Lisa Fogel, Beairsto fundraising events co-ordinator.

“We have local food trucks booked, children entertainers and community organizations all coming to make this an incredible event.”

Fogel is encouraging all Vernon residents to attend Drive 4UR School.

“We invite you to join us and demonstrate your support for our school and our children,” she said.