Foundation plans racing fundraiser

By From page A3 | April 07, 2013

FAIRFIELD — The Matt Garcia Foundation is offering hours of racing and miniature golf at Driven Raceway as part of its Drive to Keep the Dream Alive event.

The foundation will host the event from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday where those 30 people who purchase a ticket can ride as many times as possible in the four hours. Guests will also be offered free miniature golf at Driven Raceway, located at 1560 Gateway Blvd. in Fairfield.

Proceeds will benefit the youth mentoring program at Green Valley Middle School, Pete Padilla’s boxing team at the Police Activities League Center and the Matt Garcia Foundation.

Only those 13 years old and older, as well as more than 55 inches tall, will be allowed to race. For more details and to purchase tickets, visit www.Drivetokeepthedreamalive.eventbrite.com.

Reach Danny Bernardini at 427-6935 or [email protected] Follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/dbernardinidr.

Danny Bernardini

Danny Bernardini

Danny is a newspaper man born and raised in Vacaville. He attended Chico State University and has written for the Enterprise Record and the Reporter. Covers the City of Fairfield, education and crime. A's, Warriors and Saints fan. Listener of vinyl, frequent visitor to the East Bay. Registered "decline to state" voter. Loves a good steak.

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