Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope
Thank you for your interest in the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program. The 2014 nomination process will open on March 14th.
New This Year:
The Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program will provide five (5) grants of $25,000 to non-profit organizations that offer existing programs that support K-12 public education. In addition, the five (5) grantees will have their logo featured on Jimmie’s helmet during a NASCAR Sprint Cup race and will receive a Blue Bunny ice cream party.
Round One: Nominations will be accepted from Friday, March 14th – Friday, April 4th. From those nominations, ten (10) semi-finalists will be selected to move on to Round Two.
Round Two: The public will vote on their favorite charity from the ten (10) semi-finalists from Thursday, April 17th – Thursday, April 24th. The five (5) charities that receive the most votes will receive $25,000 grants, a Blue Bunny ice cream party and will be featured on Jimmie’s helmet.
About the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope Program
In its seventh year, the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program gives fans and consumers across the country the opportunity to nominate their favorite education-focused charity to be featured on six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson’s Sprint Cup helmet. The title sponsor for Helmet of Hope is Blue Bunny Ice Cream. In addition to being featured on the helmet, each charity selected also received a cash grant and a Blue Bunny ice cream party. To date, the program has contributed more than $560,000 to 71 different charities.
Read about the 2013 Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program launch and helmet unveiling here.
Click here for media coverage of the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program.
Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope World Tour
Each of the 13 charities featured on Jimmie’s Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope will have an opportunity to host the helmet for up to one week.
Click here to view photos of the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope World Tour.
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