On Tuesday, March 12, Autism Speaks will host "Speeding for a Cure," in partnership with NASCAR, at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Proceeds from this event will benefit Autism Speaks and The Gillen Brewer School. This evening is Co-Chaired by Amy & Brian France, Mel Karmazin, Henry Schacht, Paul Tagliabue and Suzanne & Bob Wright and will honor the philanthropic contributions of Amy & Brian France, Chairman & CEO, NASCAR; Paul Charron, Director/Chairman of the Board, Campbell Soup Co.; Rick Dreiling, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, Dollar General; Vincent Forlenza, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company).
For more information please contact Beth Bobek at Elizabeth.Bobek@AutismSpeaks.org . To view photos from last year's Lead Off for a Cure event with Major League Baseball, please visit http://www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2012/04/17/lead-cure .