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Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope

02.27.15

CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE a charity that supports K-12 public education in the United States for the chance to be featured on Jimmie’s helmet, receive a cash grant and a Blue Bunny ice cream party.  A total of five charities will be selected for the 2015 Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope. 

ELIGIBILITY
Non-profit organizations that currently offer programs in support of K-12 public education (must have 501 c 3 designation from IRS)
-OR-
Parent/Teacher organizations of K-12 public schools (must have 501 c 3 designation from IRS)

ROUND ONE – NOMINATIONS
Friday, February 27 – Wednesday, April 1
Nominations will be accepted on this website.  Individuals may only submit one nomination, however, charities can be nominated by multiple people.

CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE YOUR CHARITY

Nominations will be accepted until 5:00pm ET on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.

Nine (9) nominations will be selected to move on to Round Two.  The 10th charity moving on to Round two will be selected by Blue Bunny. 

ROUND TWO – VOTING
Thursday, April 9 – Friday, April 17
The public will vote for their favorite charity from the ten (10) semi-finalists selected in Round One.

The five (5) charities that receive the most votes between April 9-April 17 will be featured on Jimmie’s Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope, which he will wear on June 7th at Pocono Raceway.  In addition, these five (5) charities will each receive a $25,000 grant and a Blue Bunny Ice Cream party.

Voting will close at 12:00pm ET on Friday, April 17, 2015.

Please Note:
Schools are not eligible for this program.  We encourage K-12 public and charter schools to consider our Champions Grant program and/or our Team Up For Technology program (restrictions apply).

About the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope Program
In its eighth year, the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program gives fans and consumers across the country the opportunity to nominate their favorite charity to be featured on six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson’s helmet for the race at Pocono Raceway on June 7, 2015.  The title sponsor for Helmet of Hope program is Blue Bunny Ice Cream.  In addition to being featured on the helmet, each charity selected also receives a grant of $25,000 and a Blue Bunny ice cream party.  To date, the program has contributed more than $685,000 to 76 different charities.

CLICK HERE to review the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope Terms and Conditions.

CLICK HERE to read the press release announcing the 2015 program.

Questions?  Email jjf@jjracinginc.com or call (704) 586-2996.

Past Charities:

Please Note: Past winners of the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program are not eligible to apply.  To see a complete list of charities by state, click here.

Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope World Tour
Each of the charities featured on Jimmie’s 2014 Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope had an opportunity to host the helmet for one week.

Click here to view photos of the past Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope World Tour stops.

Special thanks to: