23 Results for year: 2016


Apex Legends, publisher of The Longest Day – A Childhood Race Adventure and Josef, the Indy Car Driver, is offering an exclusive holiday gift program for Racing For Kids sponsors, partners, donors and IndyCar friends. Purchase Apex Legends children’s books for the young racing fans on your list and Racing For Kids will receive 50% of the proceeds of ... More

Red Bull GRC Drivers Bring International Flavor To Miller Children & Women’s Hospital Visit

There was an international flavor to Thursday’s Red Bull Global Rallycross/Racing for Kids® visit to Miller Children & Women’s Hospital. American driver Cabot Bigham, Joni Winman of Finland and Sweden’s Sebastian Eriksson entertained several dozen children during a 90 minute “Pit Stop” at the prominent Long Beach Medical facility. Am... More


In February, Racing For Kids joined forces with Red Bull Global Rallycross as the official charity of the series and has brought many of their young and energetic drivers to the bedsides of hundreds of hospitalized children during the past racing season. Now RBGRC is sponsoring a fantastic online auction to help Racing For Kids continue our mission to ... More

Red Bull Rally Cross Race Drivers visit sick kids at Seattle Children’s Hospital and get involved

SEATTLE.----When it comes to visiting sick kids with Racing for Kids, drivers from the Red Bull Rally Cross Series are not afraid to “get involved,” so to speak. Upon entering the “Play Room” at Seattle Children’s Hospital on a Racing for Kids Visit Thursday, September 14, 2016, Red Bull Drivers James Rimmer and Conor Martell of the Seattle ... More

Spencer Pigot Recruits New Fans At Santa Rosa’s North Valley School

IndyCar Rookie, Spencer Pigot delighted 80 students at North Valley School today (Thursday) at Racing For Kids annual stop at the highly regarded Santa Rosa (CA) school. Engaging kids from grades 2 to 12 in an assembly outside the school, Pigot gave an impressive tutorial on IndyCar racing from inside the cockpit of his Ed Carpenter racing’s Chevrolet ... More

Indy Lights Series Racers Drop in on Golisano Children’s Hospital

Three stars of the Indy Lights racing series took time Sept. 1 to cheer up children and represent Racing for Kids at the Galisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester. Racers Neil Alberico, Kyle Kaiser and Zach Veach met patients and their families with the hope of creating new fans.  The three racers signed personal racing cards, took ... More

RFK Atlantic City Visit With Red Bull RallyCross Drivers

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ.-- Racing for Kids, the Michigan based nonprofit that visits kids at Children’s Hospitals and other children-centric organizations around the United States, joined forces again with drivers from the Red Bull Global Rallycross Series (GRC), who were in Atlantic City for a race. Team Subaru Drivers Bucky Lasek and Sverre Isachsen and ... More

Racing For Kids to the Hill Tenth Anniversary Celebration set for August 31

Plans Underway for the 2016 Last Blast of the Summer  Festoons will once again be flying overhead, checkered flags will be flapping in the wind and race car engines will be revving up for the last blast of summer – the 10th Anniversary Celebration of Racing For Kids to the Hill. The long-anticipated event will again be held on the Wednesday before Labor ... More

Red Bull Rallycross drivers Foust and Martell share racing knowledge at HSC Pediatric Center

Two of the most popular drivers from the Red Bull Global Rallycross series gave children at the HSC Pediatric Center, a reason to brave the heat Thursday. Tanner Foust and Connor Martell showed off the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross show car and met with several dozen children throughout the morning.  The two racers signed Racing for Kids caps and ... More

IndyCar Racer Jack Hawksworth Visits Young Fans at Akron Children’s Medical Center

Jack Hawksworth, who pilots car #41 for AJ Foyt racing, visited dozens of young inpatients and outpatients at Akron Children's Medical Center Thursday, July 28. Akron Children’s has been a consistent stop for Racing For Kids and is one of the best children's hospitals in the country. Today’s visit rounds out nearly two decades of visits at the hospit... More