IRL: Cody Unser, IRL drivers update 2001-09-07

Cody Unser, daughter of two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser Jr., appears with President George W. Bush in a photograph in the Sept. 10 edition of Time magazine. The photograph was taken when Cody, 14, greeted Bush during his stop at Kirtland...

Cody Unser, daughter of two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser Jr., appears with President George W. Bush in a photograph in the Sept. 10 edition of Time magazine. The photograph was taken when Cody, 14, greeted Bush during his stop at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, N.M. Cody, who suffers from transverse myelitis, a rare spinal-cord inflammation that causes paralysis, thanked Bush for his decision to allow federal funding of certain kinds of stem-cell research.

Indy Racing standout Robbie Buhl will visit patients at Children's Medical Center on Sept. 13 in Dallas as part of his role as national spokesperson for the Racing For Kids charity.

Kelley Racing driver Mark Dismore will attend the Third Annual Indiana Sports Gridiron dinner, a benefit for the Mental Health Association of Indiana, on Sept. 6 at the Indiana Roof Ballroom.

1996 Indy Racing co-champion Scott Sharp will sign autographs from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (CDT) at the 17th annual International Hobby & Model Expo in Chicago. Sharp's No. 8 Delphi Automotive Systems Dallara/Oldsmobile/Firestone also will be on display at the most prestigious hobby show in North America.

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Series Charity , IndyCar
Drivers Al Unser Jr. , Robbie Buhl , Mark Dismore