Courtesy of Feld Motor Sports
AURORA, IL, DEC. 23, 2013
Feld Motor Sports and MX For Children have announced the return of the Jackpot Challenge fundraiser for the 2014 Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, season. Incentive prizes have been added to provide opportunities for participation at every stop of the Monster Energy Supercross Series, including a top-tier award level that brings fundraisers to Las Vegas for the ultimate backstage pass at the finale of Supercross.
“We reorganized our Jackpot Challenge to allow more people to participate in the unique, behind-the-scenes experience at Supercross,” said Paul Gross, founder of MX For Children. “Now the kids that do the hard work for our charity have a chance to be recognized and rewarded at every level of fundraising.”
MX For Children’s Jackpot Challenge – truly the ultimate backstage pass to the 2014 Monster Energy Supercross season – rewards qualifying fundraisers with unique individual opportunities as well as the chance to root for their favorite Monster Energy Supercross teams. Recognition now starts at the $25 fundraising level and culminates at the $5,000 Grand Prize level, with VIP trips for two available to these fundraisers to the Las Vegas Supercross finale.
The MX For Children Jackpot Challenge raises funds to cure the childhood brain condition called hydrocephalus, which is the number-one reason for brain surgery for children. MX For Children has raised more than $630,000 for nine children’s hospitals coordinating research efforts into the condition since it was founded in 2006. Using these funds, the group of researchers has already made significant improvements in the treatment of kids with this condition. All donations are tax deductible and pass through the Hydrocephalus Association, a 501(c)(3), which distributes the donations to the following children’s hospitals: Birmingham’s Children’s Hospital of Alabama, British Columbia’s Children’s Hospital, Houston’s Texas Children’s Hospital, Nashville’s Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh’s Children’s Hospital, Salt Lake City’s Primary Children’s Hospital, Seattle Children’s Hospital, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, and Toronto’s SickKids Hospital. Jackpot Challenge participants can also root for one of their favorite Jackpot Challenge teams.
Please visit http://mxforchildren.kintera.org/2014 to sign up for the 2014 MX For Children Jackpot Challenge.
About MX For Children
MX For Children was founded to create a positive synergy between Monster Energy Supercross and children’s hospitals across the continent. In 2011, MX For Children was honored by Feld Motor Sports with its annual Humanitarian Award. Fundraisers are motivated to help children by advancing research for hydrocephalus – the number-one cause of brain surgery for kids. MX For Children-supported hospitals, recognized as some of the world’s foremost pediatric health-care institutions, are dedicated to advancing children’s health through the integration of patient care, research, and education in several cities on the Supercross circuit. For more information, visit www.mxforchildren.org or contact MX For Children at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Feld Motor Sports
Feld Motor Sports Inc. is the world leader in specialized arena- and stadium-based motorsports entertainment. Feld Motor Sports Inc. productions include Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam, Monster Energy Supercross, the AMA Arenacross Series, Nuclear Cowboyz, and IHRA Nitro Jam. Feld Motor Sports Inc. is a division of Feld Entertainment, the world’s largest producer of live family entertainment. For more information about Feld Entertainment, visit www.feldentertainment.com.