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02-28-2009, 08:13 AM
Sat March 14th. at Memory Lane Auto Museum. Just curious if anyone wants to go check it out.

(Mooresville NC) The 3rd Annual Legends Helping Legends of Racing Fundraiser is set for Saturday March 14th, 2009 from 10am-4pm at Memory Lane Motorsports & Automotive Museum located in Mooresville, N.C. This Fundraiser will benefit Legendary Crew Chief "SUITCASE" JAKE ELDER.
This year's event will benefit the medical fund for Jake Elder who in ailing health and a patient at the Autumn Care Assisted Living Center in Statesville, NC.

“Suitcase" Jake Elder was a crew chief for many top drivers throughout the 60’s, 70’s, and 80's. He led several teams to Championships during his career. If you cannot attend the event and would like to make a donation to Jake, send a check to his sister Helen Moore who is his guardian and speicfy c/o ‘Jake Elder Fund’ on the check. These donations can be sent to Memory Lane Museum at 769 River Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28117, and will be forwarded to Helen Moore.

Hopefully the 3rd Annual Legends Helping Legends of Racing Fundraiser will encourage Jake and remind him he is still a part of the racing community. Most importantly the fundraiser will provide much need support for Jake’s health care needs. Beneficiaries of past events were Bill Connel and Sam Ard. The 1st annual event was for racing announcer Bill Connell who passed away May 31st, 2008. The 2nd annual event was for Sam Ard who is still struggling with health problems