Montgomery Gentry received the 2010 Academy of Country Music/Home Depot Humanitarian Award during the 45th Annual ACM Awards last month.
A playground is going to be built in honor of the duo. Montgomery Gentry reached out and asked the fans where the new playground should be built. Fans voted from six pre-selected cities, which were Atlanta, GA; Denver, CO; Los Angeles,CA; Orlando,FL; Toledo, OH and Lexington, KY. With more than 54,000 votes that were cast, Lexington, KY received almost 65% of the votes.
An organization in Lexington, KY will receive a new, custom-designed KaBOOM! playground built by The Home Depot associates. Montgomery Gentry will attend and participate in the playground building in the fall of 2010.