On Veterans Day: Goodyear Auto Service and Just Tires Offer Free ‘Checks for Vets’

Goodyear, Just Tires Bring Smiles on Veterans Day

Goodyear Auto Service and Just Tires will surely bring smiles to active and retired military members and first responders as they offer the “Checks for Vets” promotion on November 9-10.

The “Checks for Vets” promo offers free tire, brake and battery checks for all military members and police, fire and paramedic first responders, plus 10 percent off tires.

This amazing promotion comes with a noble cause which is one way of showing thanks and appreciation for non-active, active and retired military members for their exemplary service in the military.

We are truly grateful to the men and women who serve our country, and appreciative of our veterans,” said Fred Thomas, vice president and general manager, Goodyear Retail.

To avail the promo, military vets and members will simply present a valid ID and will receive 10 percent off tires (Goodyear, Kelly or Dunlop brands). However, to avoid the hassles, one can make appointments through online booking beginning Nov. 9. Please visit GoodyearCTSC.com to learn more.

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. The company has more than 100 years of history building innovative tires and equipment to help support and protect U.S. troops and is the largest producer of military tires in the country.

An American veteran on memorial day..
An American veteran.

Folds of Honor Will Benefit Too!

Goodyear Auto Service and Just Tires locations are also donating up to $10,000 to Folds of Honor, a nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships to families of military who have fallen or been disabled while on active duty in the U.S. armed forces. Folds of Honor will receive $5 for every veteran or first responder who redeems the “Checks for Vets” offer during the promotional period.

Supporting military families through educational opportunities takes a team effort, and it’s because of the commitments from volunteers, donors and companies like Goodyear that we’re able to help carry out our mission,” said Major Dan Rooney, founder and CEO of Folds of Honor.

Folds of Honor Folds of Honor educational scholarships support private education tuition and tutoring for children in grades K-12, as well as higher education tuition assistance for spouses and dependents.

What Makes Veterans Day Special

Veterans Day is an official holiday in the United States and it is observed yearly on every 11th of November. The special day honors the military veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces.

What makes this day special is the thought that it honors and celebrates the patriotism and love of country by soldiers who selflessly fought for freedom in all wars and served the country with earnest desire.

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