CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Oct. 10, 2018) – Annually, the Motul Petit Le Mans sports car endurance classic serves as a premier setting to showcase the good works of the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer, with a host of at-track activities that benefit the Foundation. It’s a byproduct of the foundation’s status as an “Official Proud Charity” of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), which sanctions the race.
Auctions to Benefit the Austin Hatcher Foundation Set for Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Auctions to be held amid Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio Weekend
Foundation bringing Diversionary Therapy program to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (May 1, 2018) – This week’s theme is maximum visibility at Mid-Ohio for the Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer, with a variety of activities integral to the Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio.
The storied and scenic Mid-Ohio circuit is the fourth stop on the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship schedule, offering a unique setting for several fundraising auctions that will benefit the foundation, an official “Proud Charity of IMSA (International Motor Sports Association).
The auction schedule:
Friday: Silent Auction, Cadillac Corral
Saturday,4:00p.m.: Auction of live Roger Warrick painting, Porscheplatz/Porsche Club of America area
Austin Hatcher Foundation Presents Founder Club Member Award to IMSA
· Relationship Dates to 2009, Resulting in Nearly $2.5 Million in Contributions to Foundation
· Award Presented to IMSA President Scott Atherton During ‘Roar Before The Rolex 24’ at Daytona
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Jan. 5, 2018) – The Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer recognized one its most important longtime partners today, presenting the Founder Club Member Award to the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA). The presentation was made at iconic Daytona International Speedway during the “Roar Before the Rolex 24” test sessions held prior to IMSA’s season-opening sports car event, the Jan. 27-28 Rolex 24 At Daytona.
Amy Jo Osborn, co-founder of the Austin Hatcher Foundation, presented the award to IMSA President Scott Atherton in recognition of the sanctioning body’s assistance in generating nearly $2.5 million in contributions to the foundation from 2009-2017. That span started during...