Supercross Raises $1M for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
The following press release is from Feld Motor Sports:ELLENTON, Fla. – Thanks to the generosity of racers, teams, industry partners, and fans, Monster Energy AMA Supercross is pleased to announce it has surpassed the $1 million fundraising milestone in support of the lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®: Finding cures. Saving children.® This milestone marks
The adhering to press launch is from Feld Motor Athletics:
ELLENTON, Fla. – Thanks to the generosity of racers, teams, marketplace partners, and lovers, Monster Electrical power AMA Supercross is happy to announce it has surpassed the $1 million fundraising milestone in aid of the lifesaving mission ofSt. Jude Children’s Investigation Healthcare facility®: Acquiring cures. Conserving kids.®This milestone marks 7 several years of commitment to St. Jude families.
The partnership between Feld Enjoyment and St. Jude Children’s Investigation Hospital kicked off in 2017, when Feld Leisure and Supercross legendRyan Dungeylaunched the initiative in the Supercross local community.
“Every new bridge that Supercross and St. Jude Children’s Investigate Clinic cross with each other just opens my eyes to how meaningful and impactful this relationship is and can be. I’m hunting forward to a long-continued partnership in the potential,” said Dave Prater, Vice President of Supercross.
Over the program of each year, the Supercross local community supports St. Jude as a result of an once-a-year text-to-donate marketing campaign, on the web auction, and specific moments with sufferers and their households. The auction is introduced just about every yr on the heels of an yearly race focused entirely to the little ones at St. Jude. Round 14, of the 2023 period, which took location at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ served as the once-a-year race in which athletes and teams featured St. Jude affected individual-encouraged artwork on their jerseys, gear, and bike graphics. These one particular-of-a-sort objects were being then donated to the auction in which one hundred% of the proceeds went right to supporting St. Jude and its people.
Due to the fact of fundraising by means of partnerships like this, families by no means acquire a bill from St. Jude for treatment method, travel, housing, or food – so they can emphasis on serving to their boy or girl reside. The 2023Really like Moto Quit Most cancerstext-to-donate marketing campaign raised an impressive $92,789 in the course of the year whilst the on the internet auction elevated an supplemental $137,290 in just two months. Supercross is the only entity outdoors of State audio to use their have community-broad slogan – Like Moto End Most cancers. Moto is quick for Motocross which adorns both disciplines of Motocross and Supercross. The spike in donations is a immediate result of Supercross’ commitment to St. Jude and this year’s just one-of-a-variety campaign. Donors who pledge $19 or a lot more for each month acquire an exclusive Love Moto Cease Cancer T-shirt, routinely worn by all the sport’s top rated athletes.
“What an amazing milestone to celebrate with our good friends at Feld Enjoyment and Supercross — all in the identify of coming jointly to enable kids around the globe,” saidRichard C. Shadyac Jr., President and CEO ofALSAC, the fundraising and awareness corporation for St. Jude. “We are so grateful for these remarkable associates and their loyal admirers in the New York and New Jersey place and about the entire world who give back again to aid the four hundred,000 little ones globally who will get most cancers just about every calendar year.”
For far more details about Supercross and strategies to support St. Jude you should visitSupercrosslive.com/stjude.