Quick Hits: Articles of Interest From the Day

NASCAR legends Darrell Waltrip, Harry Gant, David Pearson, Junior Johnson and other champion drivers will take part in the first Saturday Night Special charity race at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 21.

The eighth annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational raised over $150,00 for several worthy causes including the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the James Jordan Foundation and the Butch Kerzner Summit Foundation.

The Oakland Athletics and Milwaukee Brewers will be playing in the 12th Annual ABC Charity Classic on February 25 in Phoenix. The event raises money for Kool Kids, a Phoenix program that provides kids free swimming at select city pools. Last year’s event paid for more than 145,000 pool visits.

David Beckham has accepted a £100,000 donation from Rangers Football Club on behalf of UNICEF.