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All-Jeep and Corvette convoy to roll in support of striking UAW workers

Caravan with UAW Local 12's Jeep Unit Members and others will leave Wheeling on the Rocks on Sunday to pass by picket lines before a family-friendly fundraiser event
Credit: WTOL
Wheelin' on the Rocks is a Jeep themed bar in North Toledo.

TOLEDO, Ohio — Local 12 President Bruce Baumhower is asking all UAW members to show support for striking GM Workers at Local 14 on Sunday through a series of events.

Toledo Jeep bar Wheelin' on the Rocks and UAW Local 12’s Jeep Unit members are hosting an event Sunday from 1 p.m.-6 p.m. to extend support to the UAW Local 14 striking workers. Wheelin' on the Rocks is located at 1515 W. Laskey Road.

Starting at 3 p.m., there will be an all-Jeep and Corvette convoy leaving Wheelin' on the Rocks and passing by Local 14 and the picket lines on Jackman and Alexis roads, then returning to the pub.

Wheelin' on the Rocks will host a family friendly event during this time and there will be hot dogs and refreshments provided for those who bring a donation of non-perishable food items or toiletries. There will be 50/50 raffles with all proceeds to benefit the pantry at Local 14.