Foundation Partnering With Porsche Enthusiast Area
Raceway’s Official Artist Bill Patterson to Prepare a ‘Live Painting’ for Auction
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Sept. 10, 2019) – One of auto racing’s most scenic – and spectacular – settings will be the backdrop this weekend for the Austin Hatcher Foundation’s latest fundraising efforts, during the Monterey SportsCar Championships at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California.
The race is the penultimate event on the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) 2019 schedule and continues the foundation’s season-long visibility as an official “Proud Charity” of IMSA, the nation’s largest sports car racing sanctioning body, located in Daytona Beach, Florida. Throughout each season, the Austin Hatcher Foundation benefits from various partnerships within the sport, via at-track auctions of artwork, photography and various sports car racing memorabilia.
“Which means the many young cancer patients – and their family members –...
• Art Therapies are Focus of Popular Community-Oriented Event
• Foundation Preparing for Move to Larger Headquarters in Downtown Chattanooga
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2019) – The Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer’s signature event, the 11th Annual Celebration of Life and Hope, will be held on Saturday night at Stratton Hall in downtown Chattanooga, coinciding with a significant expansion of the foundation’s programs and services provided to young cancer patients and their families.
And in this case, the word expansion can be taken quite literally. The foundation will soon move its headquarters – including the state-of-the-art Education Advancement Center (EAC) – into a new downtown facility on 1601 S. Holtzclaw Ave., not far from the current headquarters at 232 E. 11th St. The foundation’s new home is approximately 30,000 square feet compared to the current approximate 6,000-foot space.
“This center represents a commitment to our community of $10...