On Sunday we gathered to honor the nine finalist in our Vehicles for Vets promotion and award one of them a brand new car from The Basil Family of Dealerships. All summer long, nearly 800 nominations were received from family and friends for veterans and active military members who deserved a new vehicle from Basil!

While we wish we could give them all a car, the lucky winner was Nicholas Green! Nicholas was a member of the USMC and was nominated by his wife Stephanie.

Read her full nomination here!

While we couldn't give every finalist a car, they did walk away with a $500 American Express prepaid gift card. Thank you to everyone who nominated a veteran or active serving military member through this promotion.

Thanks to your generosity, The Basil Family of Dealerships helped raise over $50,000 for our local veterans and active military! Special thanks to The Veterans One Stop Center of Western New York, and Ebenezer Ale House!

Check out pictures from the finale before the Hunter Hayes show at the Erie County Fair!

If you’re a veteran and would like more information on assistance or how to volunteer, please visit vocwny.org