Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC would has announced the ceremonial check presentation for Operation Santa Claus.
Operation Santa Claus was created to provide support for needy children and families this holiday season and throughout the year. This year the project benefited the Boys & Girls Club of Youngstown and the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign of Mahoning County.
From Nov. 1 through Dec. 31, for every new Chevrolet sold, Sweeney pledged to make a $50 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of Youngstown, for a total of $12,900. For every new Buick and GMC sold at Sweeney, they pledged to make a $50 donation to the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign, for a total of $8,900.
Checks were presented on Jan. 22.