NASCAR family has unique, and tasty, way of giving back to the community

JD and Melissa Gibbs (Facebook)

It’s not unusual to hear of someone involved in NASCAR giving to charity. From drivers to team owners to the sanctioning body, giving to charities is commonplace among those who make a living in the world of big time stock car auto racing.

One NASCAR family is going a step further though. JD Gibbs, president at Joe Gibbs Racing, along with wife Melissa, recently opened a business that sees all its profits go to local charities; not a portion, but 100% of all the proceeds.

“We were initially motivated by our involvement with Young Life, an outreach ministry to high school kids. As committee members,” JD said. “We were challenged to think outside the box of the traditional golf tournament and banquet to something more sustainable.” MORE>>>