May 29, 2020 – – Film buffs, start your engines. Memorabilia from the Oscar-nominated “Ford v Ferrari” could soon be yours.
Items from the film — some of which will be autographed by leads Christian Bale and Matt Damon — is being auctioned off to benefit the families of first responders fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
CARROLL SHELBY FOUNDATION TO AUCTION “FORD V FERRARI” AND OTHER MEMORABILIA TO BENEFIT FIRST RESPONDERS CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION
The Carroll Shelby Foundation is auctioning several pieces of “Ford v Ferrari” memorabilia autographed by Hollywood legends Christian Bale and Matt Damon, as well as others, with proceeds benefitting the First Responders Children’s Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund. The money will be used for grants that help first responders experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
CARROLL SHELBY FOUNDATION LAUNCHES PROGRAM TO BENEFIT CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE FUND FOR NURSES
The Carroll Shelby Foundation has launched an initiative through Carroll Shelby’s Store to raise money for nurses on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic. A portion of the proceeds from the Shelby “We are Strong Together” t-shirt and decal will go to the Carroll Shelby Foundation to benefit the Coronavirus Response Fund for Nurses. Founded by the American Nurses Association, this program provides direct financial assistance to nurses who contract the virus.
CARROLL SHELBY FOUNDATION DONATES $15,000 TO UPMC CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF PITTSBURGH
GARDENA, Calif. – July 18, 2019 Aaron Shelby, co-President of the Carroll Shelby Foundation presented a $15,000 check to Brian Feingold, M.D., medical director of the Heart Failure and Transplantation Programs at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, on July 11, 2019. The donation was made on behalf of the charity’s board during the Team Shelby East Coast Nationals banquet in Pittsburgh.
CARROLL SHELBY FOUNDATION MAKES DONATION TO LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL PEDIATRIC CARDIAC ICU
GARDENA, CA – Neil Cummings, Co-President of the Carroll Shelby Foundation presented a $5,000 check to executives with Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital (LLUCH) in Loma Linda, California, on November 5, 2018. The donation was made in celebration of tenacious 13-year-old Codi Pelton, whose story inspired the charity’s board of directors to support the hospital’s cardiac intensive care unit with money and gifts.