Iowa Speedway Cares


About Iowa Speedway Cares
Iowa Speedway Cares is a Donor Advised Fund of The NASCAR Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. As the charitable arm of Iowa Speedway, our mission is to support youth-focused organizations within Central Iowa.

Donation Requests
Thank you for considering Iowa Speedway Cares as a contributor to your event. We recognize the importance of the work you do and wish you success with your charitable and fundraising efforts.

Iowa Speedway Cares will review donation requests on a case-by-case basis and consider their relevance to our core focus of youth initiatives in Central Iowa. Due to the high number of donation requests each year, all submissions will be reviewed, however, every request cannot be approved.

To apply for a donation, please click here to download and fill out the form. Please email it to

When requesting a donation, please consider the following:

  • Please include the Iowa Speedway Cares Donation Request Form and any additional information regarding your event or organization, with your request
  • Requests will be reviewed between September 1 and May 31 of each calendar year
  • Please note that phone calls or mailed letters regarding donation requests will not be accepted
  • Requests must be made at least eight weeks prior to the event
  • Please include your non-profit tax exempt identification number and a 501(c)(3) form, where applicable
  • Unfortunately, we do not grant donation requests for events and fundraisers held for one person, family, school, or place of worship
  • Donations are limited to one per year for each organization
  • Please remember that submitting a request does not guarantee a donation, and approvals are subject to the overall availability of Iowa Speedway Cares donations
  • If your donation request meets the above criteria, Iowa Speedway Cares will notify you per your contact information if your request has been approved or denied

If you are interested in giving to Iowa Speedway Cares, or have any questions, please contact us at