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SAE International to Sponsor "Family Fairway" at Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix

WARRENDALE, Pa., June 28, 2006 -

SAE International will sponsor the "Family Fairway Activity Area" during the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix race weekend, July 15-16 at Schenley Park.

Located next to the Schenley Park Golf Course clubhouse, the SAE International "Family Fairway Activity Area" will include games and activities for children.

In addition, SAE International will provide information on the importance of using a booster seat for young children. SAE International plans to donate a booster seat to the Autism Society of Pittsburgh.

SAE International will also feature information about its A World In Motion (AWIM) program, which makes the challenges of math and science exciting by bringing authentic engineering design experiences into the classroom. AWIM has been used kits have been used in more than 16,000 schools by more than 2 million students across North America since 1990.

"We are pleased to be sponsoring the Family Fairway Activity Area at the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix," Raymond A. Morris, executive vice president and COO of SAE International said. "As a leader in mobility engineering for more than a hundred years, this seems like a perfect fit for our organization. The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix does a tremendous job of helping the charities it serves, and we look forward to spreading our message of child vehicle safety and the importance of education."

 

 

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