Carl Edwards` vehicle is designed by a young girl - 13 years old

Posted on Monday, 7 September 2009 , 05:09:10 byEmil

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Carl Edwards` vehicle is designed by a young girl - 13 years old

A few children at the Blood Disorders Service and Aflac Cancer Center have been asked to 'Color Carl's Car', and Jody Lawrence's work, a 13-year-old girl was the best one from all the submissions applied on Aflac No. 99 Ford Fusion. This vehicle will race on 6th of September at Atlanta Motor Speedway by Carl Edwards - the NASCAR star.

Carl Edwards will wear also a fire (matching) suit plus a white helmet especially signed by the Aflac Cancer Center children; the rest - 53 drawings, you can see them on the banner pit wall for the race team No. 99.

The fans of NASCAR can contribute also for the battle against childhood cancer via a text donation fund program running in September. You
can text "GoCarl" calling 90999, donating 5 Dollars per text, NASCAR Foundation will add, matching texted donations up to 10,000 Dollars.

Carl Edwards stated 'This is a wonderful campaign and a great example of how Aflac continues to support childhood cancer treatment and research. I am proud to be a part of this effort'.

Aflac President and Chief Operating Officer, Paul Amos II said 'Aflac is combining our passion for fighting childhood cancer with our NASCAR sponsorship of Carl Edwards to raise money and awareness for a great cause. By showcasing Jody's compelling story we hope to inspire NASCAR fans to help raise funds and support the research and treatment that takes place everyday at the Aflac Cancer Center'.