Impact Stories

Speedy Bear Brigade makes a lasting impact on #GivingTuesday

Wednesday December 20, 2017

Amid the typical celebrations that are central to Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Champion’s Week from Las Vegas, The NASCAR Foundation offered celebration of a different sort on #GivingTuesday, a worldwide day of giving fueled by the strength of collaboration and the power of social media.

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Speediatrics Family Weekend at Victory Junction

Friday September 22, 2017

For the second consecutive year, The NASCAR Foundation hosted a Speediatrics Family Weekend at Victory Junction.

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Staying Healthy is Fun

Tuesday September 19, 2017

In anticipation of the last regular season NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond Raceway, The NASCAR Foundation hosted its third Speediatrics Fun Day Festival of the year to continue showcasing the importance of physical fitness and overall healthy living to children in our racing communities.

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Summer Camp Highlights at Victory Junction

Monday September 18, 2017

All year long children look forward to their summer vacation. For many children, summertime means leaving for camp, playing outside, and having a carefree summer. However, this isn’t the case for all children.

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Our Littlest Fans Find Reprieve at the Racetrack

Wednesday August 2, 2017

The NASCAR Foundation was honored to host some very special guests who were patients from Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone Health in New York City – including 6-year-old Kaden and 9-year-old Michael and their families – for a chance to go behind the scenes of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.

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Betty Jane's Legacy Continues in Greensboro,NC

Tuesday July 11, 2017

Can you image what it would be like to come home after school and not know where your next meal was going to come from? For Parker White, this fate for any child is unthinkable.

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Healthy, Speedy Fun

Wednesday July 5, 2017

Ahead of the July 4th race weekend in Daytona, The NASCAR Foundation and Brown & Brown Insurance teamed up to host a Speediatrics Fun Day Festival to showcase the importance of physical fitness and overall healthy living to youth groups in the greater-Daytona Beach area.

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A Unifying Force

Monday June 5, 2017

For more than three decades, Bob Bowler has been a volunteer coach and mentor for Special Olympics North Carolina, having the opportunity to impact more than 2,500 Special Olympic athletes.

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Teaming Up to Find the Cure

Monday May 22, 2017

As the 2016 winner of  The NASCAR Foundation’s  Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award presented by Nationwide, Andy Hoffman received a $100,000 donation to the charity of his choice, Team Jack Foundation, which he founded  in 2011 when his son Jack was diagnosed with a brain tumor.

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Speediatrics Children's Fund in the New York Spotlight

Wednesday May 17, 2017

NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France and his wife Amy were front and center at Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone on April 26, visiting with patients and taking in a race of a different kind -- the pinewood derby variety.

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The NASCAR Foundation is dedicated to helping children live happier, healthier lives. 
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