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Basil Automotive Group Announces 7th Annual Operation Santa Claus

This holiday season, The Basil Family of Dealerships, Entercom Broadcasting, WKBW Television and Toys for Tots are teaming up once again to provide toys for children who might otherwise not receive anything for Christmas. Operation Santa Claus has contributed over 30,000 toys since its inception.
It’s our seventh annual Operation Santa Claus, and participants can enter to win a brand new vehicle just for making a donation.

From now until Monday December 20th, participants are encouraged to drop off a new, unwrapped toy at any of The Basil Family of Dealerships 8 convenient locations and while they’re here, enter to win one of five vehicles.

They can win a new 2011 Ford Focus from Basil Ford, on Walden near the Galleria, A new 2011 Chevy Cruze from Joe Basil Chevrolet on Transit near Como Park, or new 2011 Chevy HHR from Robert Basil Chevrolet your Erie Chevrolet Dealer on Main Street in Fredonia, A new 2011 Toyota Tacoma from Mike Basil Toyota on Transit Road in Lockport, or $17,000 in Basil Bucks toward the purchase of any pre-owned vehicle from Basil Resale Center on Sheridan Drive or Transit Road in Williamsville, Basil Resale South on Abbott Road in South Buffalo, or the newest Basil location, Basil Resale Delaware on Delaware in Buffalo.

The winner will be determined live on the air, on both Star 102.5 and WKBW-TV, on Wednesday, December 22nd at Joe Basil Chevrolet at 10AM. Seven finalists will be given keys, one of which will start a predetermined vehicle. Whoever has the winning key can pick one of three vehicles or $17,000 in Basil Bucks toward the purchase of a pre-owned vehicle of their choice.