Monthly Archives: October 2011

Race4Change’s own rally star Travis Pastrana had a great day today, when he married sweetheart and fellow action sports hero, Lyn-z Adams Hawkins. Here’s a shot of them together. Cool or what! Congratulations you two lovebirds! Here’s wishing you a … Continue reading

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Sam Mitchell has won the Race4Change competition for a VIP trip to the 2011 Global Microcredit Summit in Spain. Well done Sam! This is with mom, Susan Kupferberg: you  did a good job, Susan! I asked our winner to tell … Continue reading

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Race4Change is proud and delighted to announce legendary co-driver Fabrizia Pons as a member of our team! Modestly describing herself as ‘a mother of two fantastic children’, Fabrizia’s distinguished CV tells a fascinating story. A native of Turin, Italy, Pons … Continue reading

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I spent some time up in Vermont and New Hampshire earlier this year, on a classic Porsche road rally with some good friends. It was my first time on the US eastern seaboard: we had a whole lot of fun … Continue reading

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Funk is currently back in Kenya putting the finishing touches to our plans for Safari, in less than four weeks’ time. The media were lined up waiting to talk to him today – this is the best shot I’ve had … Continue reading

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People sometimes mistake microfinance for some sort of exploitation of the poor: loans for those who can’t afford to repay them. Nothing could be further from the truth of this socially responsible form of support. Microfinance is a hand up, … Continue reading

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Race4Change driver, Ian Duncan, recently secured his sixth Kenya National Rally championship: further bolstering the awesome team of competitors that Steve Funk has built to take on this year’s East African Safari Rally. Ian’s victory is fantastic news! Here’s the … Continue reading

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We can now accept donations from US-based fans and supporters via their cellphones! Just use the widget below to send us $5 – TALK ABOUT EASY!!

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Race4Change star driver, Travis Pastrana, recently spoke of his place in our team on his website. ESPN have now picked up on the story and run it as a news piece. Here’s their text: As if eleven-time X Games gold … Continue reading

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Apologies for the radio silence on the blog of late. I’m just back from ten days in California, and a trip to Rennsport Reunion IV. Rennsport is a huge gathering of Porsche race cars and the greatest factory drivers. The … Continue reading

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