Give the Ultimate Holiday Gift - a 2014 BMW X1 - and Make a Big Difference in the Lives of Fort Worth Children

Autobahn Motorcar Group hosts 15th Annual Limited Edition Raffle Benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters on Dec. 14 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Irving, Texas (I-Newswire) December 11, 2013 - For anyone that has waited until the last minute to shop for that perfect gift, Big Brothers Big Sisters has a few ideas. On Saturday, December 14 at noon, Autobahn Motorcar Group will host its 15th Annual Limited Edition Raffle. All proceeds will benefit local mentoring initiatives. By purchasing a $100 raffle ticket at or at the dealership, located at 3000 White Settlement Road, Fort Worth 76107, one lucky North Texan will win a 2014 BMW X1. In addition to the luxury vehicle, ticket holders also have the chance to win a three-night Caribbean cruise courtesy of Wyndham Jade Travel. You do not have to be present to win.

"For every five tickets sold at this raffle, we are able to support a mentoring relationship in North Texas for an entire year," says Roberta Meyer, Tarrant County Regional Executive Director for Big Brothers Big Sisters. "The number of children this one event has positively impacted over the last 15 years is staggering."

"The Autobahn Motorcar Group is proud of our raffle partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters," says Larry Barker, Community Service Director for Autobahn. "This event has given countless local children the opportunity to be matched with caring mentors."

About Big Brothers Big Sisters
Big Brothers Big Sisters is the nation's largest donor-supported youth mentoring organization that places caring adults in the lives of children in one-to-one mentoring relationships. Children with a Big Brother or Big Sister are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to begin using drugs, begin using alcohol or engage in negative behavior.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star serves over 30,000 children, volunteers and families through 20 offices and over 100 counties in Texas. Learn how you can positively impact a child's life - donate or volunteer at

About Autobahn Motorcar Group
Autobahn Motorcar Group is THE exclusive high-line automobile dealership in Tarrant County, Texas. It is a family-owned, authorized new and certified pre-owned car dealership for Porsche, BMW, Volkswagen, Volvo, Land Rover, Jaguar and many other automobile brands that they receive on trade. Call 800-433-5602 or visit for more information.

About Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters, the nation's largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring organization,   More.. holds itself accountable for children in its program to achieve measurable outcomes, such as educational success; avoidance of risky behaviors; and higher aspirations, greater confidence and better relationships. Partnering with parents/guardians, schools, corporations and others in the community, Big Brothers Big Sisters carefully pairs children ("Littles") with screened volunteer mentors ("Bigs") and monitors and supports these one-to-one mentoring matches throughout their course.Less..

Contact Information

Big Brothers Big Sisters
Elizabeth Peichel
450 E John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX
Phone : 214-336-8344

Published in:


Published On:

December 11, 2013

Print Release:

Print Release

If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.

Related Releases

Reality TV Star and Singer/Songwriter, Laura Whidden, Inspires Help for People Struggling with Depression, Self-Injury, and Suicide
The newest music video for Laura Whidden, singer and songwriter, will premiere to fans at "There Is A Place For You," an event dedicated to providing support for those struggling with emotional health issues.

JHRS Academy Accredited by SHR
The Japan HR Society (JHRS) Academy is now accredited by the world's largest human resources organization, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) to be its first ever training partner in Japan to offer HR certification preparation programs.

LA Business and Community Leaders Rally to Raise Critical Seed Funding for HIV Startup, The Stigma Project
Organization is Hosting Hancock Park Event to Accelerate the Volunteer Venture to a Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation.

WWE NXT Live Show Takes Over University Area CDC
Facility rentals assist in funding community youth programs, adult education and resource assistance.

Arts & Business Council Presents a Morning with Nonprofit Sector Innovator Dan Pallotta
Dan Pallotta, social entrepreneur and expert in nonprofit innovation, comes to Philadelphia on April 23rd.