VIEWS: 4 PAGES: 2 CATEGORY: Engineering & Energy POSTED ON: 6/21/2010
Track operator Bill Botelho used the services of Penhall Corp., whose experts milled both sides of the race surface from the 60-foot mark to just past the 1,320-foot mark, after which it was polished and sealed.
DRAW seeks auction items for Chicago fundraiser The Drag Racing Association of Women will hold its annual auction at the United Association Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by Miller Welders in Chicago Saturday, June 5. The event will include the usual silent and live auctions. DRAW needs items for its 2010 live and silent auctions. In addition to the large annual silent and live auctions in Chicago, a live auction is held in September during the Dallas event, and small silent auctions are held throughout the season. The range of items popular at these auctions includes racing collectibles, vehicle parts, custom or handmade treasures, T-shirts, team shirts, memorabilia items, and anything autographed — in other words, a little bit of everything and anything. If you have something you no longer want, remember the old saying, “One man’s junk is presented by another man’s treasure.” Don’t throw it out. Give it to DRAW for the auctions. Send auction items to DRAW Auction, c/o Rosalee Noble, 4 Hance Drive, Charleston, IL 61920. Mark your name on your contribution clearly on the inside and outside of the package so that the item can be properly credited. For a form to include with auction items, log on to DRAW’s website, www.drawfasthelp.org, and scroll down to the article “Donations Needed for 2010 Auctions.” Improvements Items for the Chicago auction should be shipped to arrive no later than May 29. Items may also be dropped off at the DRAW booth on the Manufacturers Midway at any national event prior to the Chicago race or at the auction site Speedworld Dragstrip in Northwest between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on the day of the auction, June 5. For more information, call Noble, 217-345-6537; Phoenix underwent a major e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org. renovation project made necessary Contributions are completely tax deductible, as are cash contributions. Charitable-donation tax receipts are after Arizona experienced a lengthy, available. wet winter and rain took its toll on the quarter-mile surface. Track operator Bill Botelho used the More fundraisers services of Penhall Corp., whose One day before they hit the track in Bristol, several of NHRA’s biggest names will take part in the 7th annual experts milled both sides of the race Bristol Dragway Celebrity Golf Benefit presented by Alpha Natural Resources June 17. The Country Club surface from the 60-foot mark to of Bristol will again host the event, which provides each team of four the opportunity to partner with an just past the 1,320-foot mark, after NHRA celebrity. Alpha Natural Resources joined forces with the Bristol chapter of Speedway Children’s which it was polished and sealed. Charities last year to support the tournament. Among the drivers expected to compete for the coveted Darrell The track crew then spent many Russell Cup are Brandon Bernstein, Antron Brown, Morgan Lucas, Shawn Langdon, Del Worsham, Bob days applying track compound and Tasca III, Allen Johnson, and Melanie Troxel. For more information, call Barbara Kaiser-Pigg, 423-989-6975; dragging the surface, and with the e-mail, email@example.com. help of Carroll Shelby Goodyear used Two
Pages to are hidden for
"Improvements"Please download to view full document