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MERRITTVILLE: Ball Hockey Int'l Autograph Night June 14

@Merrittville • THOROLD, ON – Ball Hockey International Night will benefit the Canadian National Autism Foundation. The KIDSRACE Event will find the Hoosier Stocks in the spotlight in another Duel on the Dirt Series Home Track Event Saturday June 14th.

Monday, 09 June 2014 09:12 Published in Press Releases

Canadian David Ostella puts new breast cancer charity into high gear

@davidostella - MAPLE, ON - While David Ostella is focusing on achieving his goals in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, he also plans to help a special breast cancer survivor achieve her dreams.

Thursday, 29 May 2014 20:48 Published in Press Releases

Ride the Heart & Stroke Big Bike at Merrittville

March 13 2014 THOROLD, ONTARIO – RIDE BIG ... LIVE BIG ... Register your team today for the Inaugural Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE Event at Merrittville Speedway – Wednesday July 9th.

Friday, 14 March 2014 09:20 Published in Press Releases

MIS and Americrown donate $606,469 in 2013

BROOKLYN, MI - The spirit of giving isn't just a seasonal belief at Michigan International Speedway; it's the racetrack's way of doing business, providing a valuable fund-raising platform for the community year-round.

MIS and its sister company Americrown combined donated a total of $606,469 to local service groups and organizations through cash donations, work programs, grants and sponsorships, as well as tickets and merchandise that clubs raffle to raise money.

Wednesday, 13 November 2013 10:20 Published in Industry News & Products

More than $57,000 Raised for Make-A-Wish® Canada at Honda Indy Toronto

TORONTO, ON – Thanks to the generosity of Toronto race fans, support from Honda Canada Inc. and the Ontario Honda Dealers Association (OHDA), more than $57,000 was raised for Make-A-Wish Canada during a race weekend filled with fun both on and off the track. This marks the fourth straight year of Make-A-Wish® fundraising efforts at the Honda Indy Toronto, which has generated a total of $308,000.

Monday, 15 July 2013 15:18 Published in Press Releases

Kawartha Durham Kart Club announces 2013 annual Charity Karting Challenge

While Kawartha Durham Kart Club's 2012 charity race was not only very well attended and quite successful, club efforts have ensured the 2013 event will be even bigger and better than last year. Along with KDKC members, the July 28th event will also be a points race for Simcoe and Toronto Kart Clubs, with some Senior Briggs racers making the trek from Lombardy Race Park, as well as some of the Fun Racers in attendance as well. Considering the amount of visitors and spectators that showed up last year, this should prove to be very well attended, and a great fundraiser for the Fare Share Food Banks of Northumberland County.

Monday, 15 July 2013 12:27 Published in Press Releases

14th Annual Racing with James Turner Charity Golf Tournament

On Tuesday, August 27, the 14th Annual Racing with James Turner Charity Golf Tournament will take place at Tangle Creek Golf & CC, in Thornton, Ontario. Over the years, this tournament, which is sponsored by NASCAR Canada, has raised almost half a million dollars for several worthy causes. This year, the tournament will benefit the Canadian Diabetes Assocation and the Prostate Cancer Canada Network. Many NASCAR Canadian Tire Series racers and sponsors participate.

Wednesday, 03 July 2013 10:21 Published in Breaking News

Honda Indy Toronto: Race fans raise $485,000 for local charities

TORONTO, ON - Organizers of the Honda Indy Toronto opened up the streets and sites of Exhibition Place to three important charitable initiatives, helping raise more than $485,000 through the 2012 event. Throughout race weekend, more than $35,000 was raised for Make-A-Wish® Canada by fans, Honda Canada and the Ontario Honda Dealers Association (OHDA). The popular Free Friday initiative, which was made possible by the OHDA, helped not only to introduce the sport of auto racing to thousands of families, but also to help raise funds for Make-A-Wish by offering free admission to the Honda Indy. Over the past three years, more than $235,000 was donated to Make-A-Wish from race-related activities.

Thursday, 12 July 2012 12:40 Published in Breaking News