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12 Jul

RBFF Fundraiser in Iowa

On Saturday, June 15, the Ryan Blaney Family Foundation donated $10,000 to the Alzheimer’s Association of Des Moines, in honor of The Longest Day. June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, and the RBFF has a long standing relationship with the Alzheimer’s Association after the passing of Lou Blaney in 2009. Since the inception of the Ryan Blaney Family Foundation, the organization has donated over $1,000,000 to the Alzheimer’s Association to help fund research and resources. The RBFF hosted Dinner with the Champions at the National Sprint Car Hall of Fam & Museum in Knoxville, IA. Dinner with the Champions […]

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25 Jun

June Newsletter

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month! We have many different ways that you can join us this month to raise awareness. Over $100,000 Raised! Pickle for a Purpose on May 21 raised $105,000!! A huge thank you to everyone who purchased a team, sponsorship, ticket, banner, silent auction item or made a donation. These funds will help us support caregivers of Alzheimer’s & Concussion patients! Dinner with the Champions There’s still time to purchase your ticket for our Dinner with the Champions Fundraiser! On Saturday, June 15, the RBFF along with Dave, Ryan and Dale Blaney will be at […]

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13 May

Ryan Blaney Pays Tribute at Arlington National Cemetery

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6 May

May Newsletter

May is shaping up to be an exciting month! With our largest fundraiser of the year happening, we’re looking forward to raising funds for our new programs focusing on caregivers. Silent Auction Preview Our Pickle for a Purpose fundraiser on May 21 will have a silent auction that you can bid on at the event or from your phone at home! Here are some exciting items that will be in the auction: Championship Themed Wine Bottles Srixon Golf Clubs Cole Swindell Concert/Meet & Greet Tickets Whiskey Myers Signed Guitar And much more! Dinner With The Champions NASCAR is headed to […]

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1 Apr

April Newsletter

2024 is going to be a busy year with YRB as the reigning NASCAR Cup Series Champion! We’re excited to announce new partnerships this year along with new programs and initiatives. Strap in and hang on tight for a wild ride! Pickle for a Purpose For our largest fundraiser this year, we’re hitting the pickleball courts at Rally Pickleball in Charlotte, NC, and we’re going to Pickle for a Purpose! Starting with a for-fun tournament, the top 4 teams will then play against 4 celebrity teams to see who’s really got game. Once all games have been played, an after […]

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29 Mar

Congress Passes Bill Making Major Investments in Alzheimer’s

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7 Mar

RBFF Welcomes Newest Fellow in UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program

The Ryan Blaney Family Foundation welcomes Dr. Nacona Bunker to the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program. The RBFF started their “Fund-A-Fellow” program to fund the training of fellows at the world-renowned UPMC Concussion Clinic. Upon completion of the 2-year program, these doctors will move on to other practices throughout the country, thereby eliminating the need for all patients to travel to Pittsburgh, PA for treatment. It is our way of helping to get expert concussion care to more people throughout the United States.     Dr. Bunker joined the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program as a postdoctoral fellow in September 2023. […]

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12 Jan

Ryan Blaney Family Foundation’s 2023 Recap

2023 was an exciting year for the Ryan Blaney Family Foundation. Not only did Ryan win the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series Championship, but the RBFF made a huge impact in the lives of those with Alzheimer’s and Concussion, along with their local communities. The RBFF raised roughly $175,000 in 2023. From fundraisers to generous donations, the funds raised allowed the foundation to do great work. Their Topgolf fundraiser raised a total of $130,000 with $80,000 given to the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program in part of the foundation’s Fund-A-Fellow program. The Fund-A-Fellow program helps to fund the education of Fellows […]

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12 Dec

What Does The Ryan Blaney Family Foundation Do?

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4 Dec

Patton High School Raises Over $1000 For Ryan Blaney Family Foundation

Patton High School located in Morgantown, NC, held an Alzheimer’s Awareness night in conjunction with the Ryan Blaney Family Foundation on Thursday, November 30th, during their boy’s and girl’s varsity basketball games. When boy’s head coach, Dennis Brittain, reached out regarding an Alzheimer’s night, we were eager to be a part of it. Community events such as these have been on our on radar for some time, as we’re hoping to attend more events such as these to get word out in different communities about the two brain health causes that mean so much to us. Patton High sold 50/50 […]

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