43 Results for author: Rick Muzingo

Ryan Hunter-Reay Leads Trio Of Drivers To Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

Verizon INDYCAR star Ryan Hunter-Reay led a trio of drivers on a Racing For Kids® pit stop at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL Thursday. Hunter-Reay, who lives in Fort Lauderdale, considers All Children's his home hospital. This was his 10th visit to the hospital in the last eleven years. The Andretti Autosport driver will ... More

Racing For Kids On The Radio

Racing For Kids' Pat Wright, Executive Director  and CEO, and Robbie Buhl, National Spokesperson and former IndyCar racer, will be interviewed Wednesday at The North American International Auto Show for The Children's Hospital of Michigan's (CHMF) "Caring For Kids" radio program.   Larry Burns, CHMF's  CEO, will host the show, which airs  at 7 pm ... More


The year kicked off with the IndyCar opener in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Since the inaugural Firestone Grand Prix of Saint Petersburg in 2009 Racing For Kids® has been visiting the young patients at the city’s Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. Ryan Hunter-Reay, the 2012 Verizon IndyCar Series champion, joined the Racing For Kids® team at All ... More

Kids at Savannah Children’s Hospital treated to day with professional racecar drivers

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Kids at the Dwaine and Cynthia Willett Children's Hospital were in for a treat Wednesday. It was the annual visit of Racing for Kids, giving kids - and their parents - a day to have fun while being in the hospital. Kids could come out to meet the racecar drivers and sit in the cars for pictures. They say it's all about making ... More

Red Bull GRC Racers Delight Young Patients At Miller Children’s Hospital In Long Beach

Since 1990, The Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital in Long Beach has been a longtime favorite stop for Racing For Kids®. Thursday’s (October 12) program proved that point again by including five prominent Red Bull Global Rallycross Series (Red Bull GRC) racers. For more than two hours, the racers engaged and entertained dozens of Miller ... More

Racing For Kids® Team Rallies To Save Driverless Visit

Racing For Kids® faced an unusual challenge Thursday in its annual visit to Santa Rosa’s North Valley School: the program would have to be conducted without racecar drivers present. The reason was understandable: with so much riding on Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix – the series championship and driver contracts for 2018 –executives from The Sonoma ... More

Mazda Road To Indy Series Racers Make Pit Stop at Golisano Children’s Hospital

"Kaylen Frederick and T.J. Fischer, two rising stars of the Mazda Road To Indy racing series, entertained more than 40 young patients and their family members Thursday at Golisano Children's Hospital at the University of Rochester. Sarah Baker said her son, Sean, is a great racing fan and he was thrilled to meet the two drivers. "He loved this visit," ... More

11th Annual Racing For Kids to the Hill set for August 30

The checkered festoons will be waving overhead and the engines will soon be revving up for the last blast of summer – the 11th Racing For Kids to the Hill. The long-anticipated event will be held on the Wednesday– August 30, 2017 – on Kercheval Avenue in Grosse Pointe Farms. “Every year we have surpassed the year before in terms of attendance, ... More

Indy 500 Champs visit SSM Health’s Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital With Racing For Kids

The two most recent Indy 500 winners, Takuma Sato & Alexander Rossi, delighted 60 patients and their siblings today at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. Sato who races for Andretti Autosport, won this year’s Indy 500 in an exciting finish holding off a charging Helio Castroneves. Rossi, who drives for Andretti Herta Autospoprt with ... More


“Who would like to watch the Red Bull Global Rallycross in Atlantic City this weekend?” That was the question posed to children during a Racing for Kids sponsored visit to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Atlantic County Specialty Care Center on Thursday August 10, 2017.   Fifteen of the 20 young patients in the classroom immediately raised ... More