In the 1990's, NASCAR racing star Jeff Gordon became a household name for his extraordinary wins on the track. Today he is equally well known for his charitable work with the Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation. This book takes an in-depth look at Gordon's successful efforts to raise funding for cancer research, as well as the construction of pediatric hospitals and health facilities. Packed with colorful photographs and "Star Stats," this book shows readers how this sports star is making a difference behind the wheel and out in the community.
Series: Making a Difference: Athletes Who Are Changing the World
Interest Level: Grades 5-8
Guided Reading Level: W
Lexile Level: 1070
ISBN: 9781622751914 (E-book)