Congratulations to Mike Murphy
Va. -- For the month of April, Elliott Sadler has worn a
specially-designed Autism Awareness helmet at every track. Now, that
very same helmet will belong to whoever wants it most.
A day after
celebrating his 33rd birthday, Sadler is placing the helmet
up for auction on www.sadlerfoundation.org beginning Thursday, May 1 and running until May 19.
raise funds and awareness, Sadler had the helmet designed with the
colorful, jigsaw Autism puzzle pieces. During the Texas, Phoenix and
Talladega races in April, the driver of the No. 19 Dodge wore the
colorful concoction in competition. It was donated by Impact Racing and
designed by Ryan Young of Indocil Art.
The awareness and auction are more than just the NASCAR driver being
charitable – it’s personal.
to create awareness for autism is an extremely important cause for me,”
Elliott Sadler said. “It hits really close to home because my niece,
Halie, is autistic. The great Autism related charities we’ve worked with
over the years offer many different programs and opportunities to help
not only those suffering from this developmental disability, but also
“It is a cause that I’ll do all I can to help raise money and awareness.
“We’re not just trying to raise money for the Hermie and Elliott Sadler
Charitable Foundation, we’re looking to educate people and raise more
awareness about Autism.”
Once the auction concludes on May 19th, the winner bidder
will receive the autographed helmet and a Certificate of Authenticity
from Elliott Sadler on Elliott Sadler Enterprises letterhead.
Bid now, bid big - and help Autism.
About the Hermie and Elliott Sadler Charitable Foundation:
The Hermie and Elliott
Sadler Charitable Foundation is dedicated to raising autism awareness and
promoting research for a cure; while also supporting initiatives to improve
educational opportunities for children and their families. The Foundation
provides support to projects that share the ideals and concerns of the Sadler
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