Archive for April, 2014
On Saturday, April 26th, Van Horn Automotive conducted test drives at Kohler’s Earth Day Expo to benefit Nourish Farms of Sheboygan. Throughout the day sixty test drives were conducted with each drive earning ten dollars for Nourish. “It’s truly an honor to work so closely with our community, especially an organization like Nourish that is working towards a healthier Sheboygan.” Said Van Horn Business Development Director Shannon Laehn. Van Horn’s contribution will provide two weeks of snacks and education for low income Sheboygan county children through Nourish’s Snack Attack and Summer Lunch Programs.
Twenty four students from Plymouth High School in Plymouth, WI were given the opportunity to tour Van Horn Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and Joe Van Horn Chevy’s Service Department on Friday, April 25, 2014 as part of their Auto Shop Class curriculum. Students were shown basic operations of equipment in the Service and Body Shops, including a full tire rotation and the safety inspection of a vehicle. The tour is part of an ongoing relationship between the high school’s auto shop and Van Horn Automotive in an effort to provide superior training to students wishing to pursue a career as an automotive technician. Van Horn Automotive has also been working with the high school’s Tech Department to improve the transportation lab and provide internships to PHS students.