USAC makes donation in honor of Leffler
Friday, Jun. 14, 2013
BROOKLYN, MI - JUNE 14: A decal in tribute to Jason Leffler is displayed on the #60 Roush Fenway Racing Ford of Travis Pastrana during practice for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Alliance Truck Parts 250 at Michigan International Speedway on June 14, 2013 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images)
The U.S. Auto Club Benevolent Foundation has made a $10,000 grant in the memory of the late USAC racing champion Jason Leffler, who died Wednesday night in a winged sprint race in New Jersey.
The foundation will also be accepting additional donations earmarked for usage by Jason's son, Charlie Dean, and Charlie's mother, Allison.
All contributions earmarked for the Leffler program, which may include the Charlie Dean Leffler Education Fund, may be directed to the USAC Benevolent Foundation, care of Executive Director Bill Marvel, 4910 W. 16th St., Speedway, IN 46224. Donations should be earmarked for this program.