Kentuckians Touched by Organ Donation Featured on Kentucky Speedway Racecar

Surf KY | Karen McKnight

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — “Everyone always said she was very small, but mighty. She was a very loving and caring person,” says Driver Joey Gase, of his mother, on FoxSports before finishing fifth at Talladega this May.

Joey’s mother, Mary Gase, died suddenly from a brain aneurysm, only a few months after Joey’s 18 birthday. Knowing his mother’s passion and love for life, he made the valiant decision to save lives through organ donation. In April of 2011, Mary Gase was able to save or heal 66 people.

Driving his No.52 Donate Life Chevy has now become his personal mission to educate the nation about the importance of organ donation. His car is regularly adorned with the faces of his mother and others who have been touched the Gift of Life. Continue reading